DE2731646A1 - Ribbon Drive with constant belt speed and belt tension for printing system - Google Patents

Ribbon Drive with constant belt speed and belt tension for printing system

Info

Publication number
DE2731646A1
DE2731646A1 DE19772731646 DE2731646A DE2731646A1 DE 2731646 A1 DE2731646 A1 DE 2731646A1 DE 19772731646 DE19772731646 DE 19772731646 DE 2731646 A DE2731646 A DE 2731646A DE 2731646 A1 DE2731646 A1 DE 2731646A1
Authority
DE
Germany
Prior art keywords
printing system
belt
ribbon drive
constant
belt tension
Prior art date
Legal status (The legal status is an assumption and is not a legal conclusion. Google has not performed a legal analysis and makes no representation as to the accuracy of the status listed.)
Granted
Application number
DE19772731646
Other languages
German (de)
Other versions
DE2731646C2 (en
Inventor
Robert Arthur Kleist
Jerry Matula
Current Assignee (The listed assignees may be inaccurate. Google has not performed a legal analysis and makes no representation or warranty as to the accuracy of the list.)
Printronix LLC
Original Assignee
Printronix LLC
Priority date (The priority date is an assumption and is not a legal conclusion. Google has not performed a legal analysis and makes no representation as to the accuracy of the date listed.)
Filing date
Publication date
Priority to US70836476A priority Critical
Application filed by Printronix LLC filed Critical Printronix LLC
Publication of DE2731646A1 publication Critical patent/DE2731646A1/en
Application granted granted Critical
Publication of DE2731646C2 publication Critical patent/DE2731646C2/de
Application status is Expired legal-status Critical

Links

Classifications

    • BPERFORMING OPERATIONS; TRANSPORTING
    • B41PRINTING; LINING MACHINES; TYPEWRITERS; STAMPS
    • B41JTYPEWRITERS; SELECTIVE PRINTING MECHANISMS, e.g. INK-JET PRINTERS, THERMAL PRINTERS, i.e. MECHANISMS PRINTING OTHERWISE THAN FROM A FORME; CORRECTION OF TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS
    • B41J33/00Apparatus or arrangements for feeding ink ribbons or like character-size impression-transfer material
    • B41J33/14Ribbon-feed devices or mechanisms
    • B41J33/34Ribbon-feed devices or mechanisms driven by motors independently of the machine as a whole
    • BPERFORMING OPERATIONS; TRANSPORTING
    • B41PRINTING; LINING MACHINES; TYPEWRITERS; STAMPS
    • B41JTYPEWRITERS; SELECTIVE PRINTING MECHANISMS, e.g. INK-JET PRINTERS, THERMAL PRINTERS, i.e. MECHANISMS PRINTING OTHERWISE THAN FROM A FORME; CORRECTION OF TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS
    • B41J33/00Apparatus or arrangements for feeding ink ribbons or like character-size impression-transfer material
    • B41J33/14Ribbon-feed devices or mechanisms
    • B41J33/40Ribbon-feed devices or mechanisms with arrangements for reversing the feed direction
    • B41J33/44Ribbon-feed devices or mechanisms with arrangements for reversing the feed direction automatically
DE19772731646 1976-07-26 1977-07-13 Expired DE2731646C2 (en)

Priority Applications (1)

Application Number Priority Date Filing Date Title
US70836476A true 1976-07-26 1976-07-26

Publications (2)

Publication Number Publication Date
DE2731646A1 true DE2731646A1 (en) 1978-02-02
DE2731646C2 DE2731646C2 (en) 1989-02-23

Family

ID=24845510

Family Applications (1)

Application Number Title Priority Date Filing Date
DE19772731646 Expired DE2731646C2 (en) 1976-07-26 1977-07-13

Country Status (5)

Country Link
JP (1) JPS5735117B2 (en)
CA (1) CA1116724A (en)
DE (1) DE2731646C2 (en)
FR (1) FR2359775B1 (en)
GB (1) GB1576750A (en)

Cited By (3)

* Cited by examiner, † Cited by third party
Publication number Priority date Publication date Assignee Title
DE3518585A1 (en) * 1984-05-23 1985-11-28 Toshiba Kawasaki Kk Bilderzeugungsgeraet
DE3803765A1 (en) * 1987-02-06 1988-08-18 Intermec Corp Method and apparatus for controlling the tension of a ribbon
DE4041991A1 (en) * 1990-12-21 1992-07-02 Mannesmann Ag Ribbon cartridge, especially for line printers

Families Citing this family (7)

* Cited by examiner, † Cited by third party
Publication number Priority date Publication date Assignee Title
US4264224A (en) * 1979-03-19 1981-04-28 International Business Machines Corporation Off-the-carrier ribbon feed and drive on a high speed movable-carrier impact printer
US4313683A (en) * 1979-10-19 1982-02-02 International Business Machines Corporation Microcomputer control of ribbon drive for printers
US4294552A (en) * 1980-01-28 1981-10-13 International Business Machines Corporation Bidirectional ribbon drive control for printers
DE3708029A1 (en) * 1987-03-10 1988-09-22 Siemens Ag Device for transporting an ink ribbon in a serial-type printer
EP1767375B9 (en) 2000-09-11 2008-02-13 Zipher Limited Tape drive and printing apparatus
GB2448302B (en) 2007-03-07 2009-04-08 Zipher Ltd Tape drive
WO2008119927A1 (en) 2007-03-31 2008-10-09 Zipher Limited Tape drive

Citations (5)

* Cited by examiner, † Cited by third party
Publication number Priority date Publication date Assignee Title
US3715641A (en) * 1970-09-21 1973-02-06 Cutler Hammer Inc Film support system
US3863117A (en) * 1973-04-09 1975-01-28 Electronic Associates Plural motor tensioning system for rewinding tape cassettes
US3902585A (en) * 1973-05-07 1975-09-02 Data Products Corp Electric switch actuated printer ribbon reversing mechanism
US3941051A (en) * 1974-08-08 1976-03-02 Printronix, Inc. Printer system
DE2605544A1 (en) * 1975-02-10 1976-08-19 Olivetti & Co Spa Arrangement for transferring a ribbon from a supply reel to a take-up reel

Family Cites Families (6)

* Cited by examiner, † Cited by third party
Publication number Priority date Publication date Assignee Title
US3606201A (en) * 1969-07-15 1971-09-20 Sperry Rand Corp Constant speed,constant tension tape transport
GB1234549A (en) * 1970-08-22 1971-06-03
US3733529A (en) * 1972-05-22 1973-05-15 Ross Controls Corp Plural motor tape drive speed control
JPS5312850B2 (en) * 1972-12-22 1978-05-04
JPS49134416A (en) * 1973-04-25 1974-12-24
US4012674A (en) * 1975-04-07 1977-03-15 Computer Peripherals, Inc. Dual motor web material transport system

Patent Citations (5)

* Cited by examiner, † Cited by third party
Publication number Priority date Publication date Assignee Title
US3715641A (en) * 1970-09-21 1973-02-06 Cutler Hammer Inc Film support system
US3863117A (en) * 1973-04-09 1975-01-28 Electronic Associates Plural motor tensioning system for rewinding tape cassettes
US3902585A (en) * 1973-05-07 1975-09-02 Data Products Corp Electric switch actuated printer ribbon reversing mechanism
US3941051A (en) * 1974-08-08 1976-03-02 Printronix, Inc. Printer system
DE2605544A1 (en) * 1975-02-10 1976-08-19 Olivetti & Co Spa Arrangement for transferring a ribbon from a supply reel to a take-up reel

Cited By (4)

* Cited by examiner, † Cited by third party
Publication number Priority date Publication date Assignee Title
DE3518585A1 (en) * 1984-05-23 1985-11-28 Toshiba Kawasaki Kk Bilderzeugungsgeraet
DE3518585C2 (en) * 1984-05-23 1991-03-21 Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba, Kawasaki, Kanagawa, Jp
DE3803765A1 (en) * 1987-02-06 1988-08-18 Intermec Corp Method and apparatus for controlling the tension of a ribbon
DE4041991A1 (en) * 1990-12-21 1992-07-02 Mannesmann Ag Ribbon cartridge, especially for line printers

Also Published As

Publication number Publication date
JPS5735117B2 (en) 1982-07-27
CA1116724A (en) 1982-01-19
FR2359775B1 (en) 1985-09-27
JPS5315919A (en) 1978-02-14
CA1116724A1 (en)
FR2359775A1 (en) 1978-02-24
DE2731646C2 (en) 1989-02-23
GB1576750A (en) 1980-10-15

Similar Documents

Publication Publication Date Title
DE2700118A1 (en) platen
DE2630959A1 (en) Kilowattstundenzaehler with static measuring unit
AT350243B (en) Schlagduebel with spreitzhuelse and spreitzelement
DE2732646A1 (en) Gebaeudefreiheits-warning device for aircraft
FR2276981A1 (en) Device for bicycle wheel drive
IT1112056B (en) Compensating device for yarn printers
DE2753253A1 (en) Improved rueckstrahlendes sheet material with rueckstrahlenden marks
DE2736310A1 (en) Verzoegerungsanordnung for an illustration device
DE2657054A1 (en) Related needle-suture-combination with controlled separability
DE2559595A1 (en) Transport means for an ink ribbon in an ink ribbon cassette
DE2714694A1 (en) muenzen sorting device for
DE2723037A1 (en) Druckintensitaetssteuerung for inkjet printers
DE2657484A1 (en) Aufladeelektrodenanordnung for inkjet printers
DE2715258A1 (en) Serial line printer
FR2497900B1 (en) Belt tensioning device
DE2746791A1 (en) Melt adhesive-order device
NO802671L (en) Multi Stig Roer device with flexible reinforcement
DE2627396A1 (en) Tensioning device for endless kraftuebertragungselemente
DE2751773A1 (en) Foerdereinrichtung for pulverfoermiges material
DE2649953A1 (en) spoiler device
DE2702401A1 (en) Ultrasonic printing method and ultrasonic printer
DE3036120A1 (en) Alternator drive device
DE2653009A1 (en) Production and transport device
DE2706885A1 (en) Crane supporting, floating vehicle with stabilizing device
DE2705069A1 (en) Marking device with three-phase ink circulation

Legal Events

Date Code Title Description
8110 Request for examination paragraph 44
D2 Grant after examination
8364 No opposition during term of opposition
8339 Ceased/non-payment of the annual fee