GB2293140B - Ink tank cartridge for a printer or the like - Google Patents

Ink tank cartridge for a printer or the like

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Publication number
GB2293140B
GB2293140B GB9519047A GB9519047A GB2293140B GB 2293140 B GB2293140 B GB 2293140B GB 9519047 A GB9519047 A GB 9519047A GB 9519047 A GB9519047 A GB 9519047A GB 2293140 B GB2293140 B GB 2293140B
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United Kingdom
Prior art keywords
printer
ink tank
tank cartridge
cartridge
ink
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.)
Expired - Fee Related
Application number
GB9519047A
Other versions
GB2293140A (en
GB9519047D0 (en
Inventor
Satoshi Shinada
Seiji Mochizuki
Yoshinori Miyazawa
Takao Kobayashi
Hisashi Koike
Yukiharu Suda
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Seiko Epson Corp
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Seiko Epson Corp
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Publication date
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Priority to JP24851694 priority Critical
Priority to JP11928995A priority patent/JP3513979B2/en
Application filed by Seiko Epson Corp filed Critical Seiko Epson Corp
Publication of GB9519047D0 publication Critical patent/GB9519047D0/en
Publication of GB2293140A publication Critical patent/GB2293140A/en
Application granted granted Critical
Publication of GB2293140B publication Critical patent/GB2293140B/en
First worldwide family litigation filed litigation Critical https://patents.darts-ip.com/?family=26457052&utm_source=google_patent&utm_medium=platform_link&utm_campaign=public_patent_search&patent=GB2293140(B) "Global patent litigation dataset” by Darts-ip is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
Anticipated expiration legal-status Critical
Application status is Expired - Fee Related legal-status Critical

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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
    • B41J2/00Typewriters or selective printing mechanisms characterised by the printing or marking process for which they are designed
    • B41J2/005Typewriters or selective printing mechanisms characterised by the printing or marking process for which they are designed characterised by bringing liquid or particles selectively into contact with a printing material
    • B41J2/01Ink jet
    • B41J2/17Ink jet characterised by ink handling
    • B41J2/175Ink supply systems ; Circuit parts therefor
    • B41J2/17503Ink cartridges
    • B41J2/17536Protection of cartridges or parts thereof, e.g. tape
    • 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
    • B41J2/00Typewriters or selective printing mechanisms characterised by the printing or marking process for which they are designed
    • B41J2/005Typewriters or selective printing mechanisms characterised by the printing or marking process for which they are designed characterised by bringing liquid or particles selectively into contact with a printing material
    • B41J2/01Ink jet
    • B41J2/17Ink jet characterised by ink handling
    • B41J2/175Ink supply systems ; Circuit parts therefor
    • B41J2/17503Ink cartridges
    • B41J2/17513Inner structure
    • 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
    • B41J2/00Typewriters or selective printing mechanisms characterised by the printing or marking process for which they are designed
    • B41J2/005Typewriters or selective printing mechanisms characterised by the printing or marking process for which they are designed characterised by bringing liquid or particles selectively into contact with a printing material
    • B41J2/01Ink jet
    • B41J2/17Ink jet characterised by ink handling
    • B41J2/175Ink supply systems ; Circuit parts therefor
    • B41J2/17503Ink cartridges
    • B41J2/1752Mounting within the printer
    • B41J2/17523Ink connection
GB9519047A 1994-09-16 1995-09-18 Ink tank cartridge for a printer or the like Expired - Fee Related GB2293140B (en)

Priority Applications (2)

Application Number Priority Date Filing Date Title
JP24851694 1994-09-16
JP11928995A JP3513979B2 (en) 1994-09-16 1995-04-20 Ink cartridge for inkjet printer

Publications (3)

Publication Number Publication Date
GB9519047D0 GB9519047D0 (en) 1995-11-15
GB2293140A GB2293140A (en) 1996-03-20
GB2293140B true GB2293140B (en) 1998-07-29

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Family Applications (3)

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GB9519047A Expired - Fee Related GB2293140B (en) 1994-09-16 1995-09-18 Ink tank cartridge for a printer or the like
GB9519071A Expired - Fee Related GB2293142B (en) 1994-09-16 1995-09-18 Ink tank cartridge for a printer or the like
GB9519062A Expired - Lifetime GB2293141B (en) 1994-09-16 1995-09-18 Ink tank cartridge for a printer or the like

Family Applications After (2)

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GB9519071A Expired - Fee Related GB2293142B (en) 1994-09-16 1995-09-18 Ink tank cartridge for a printer or the like
GB9519062A Expired - Lifetime GB2293141B (en) 1994-09-16 1995-09-18 Ink tank cartridge for a printer or the like

Country Status (16)

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JP (1) JP3513979B2 (en)
KR (1) KR100381991B1 (en)
CN (6) CN1163351C (en)
AR (1) AR055387A2 (en)
AU (3) AU691954B2 (en)
BR (3) BR9504687A (en)
CH (5) CH693265A5 (en)
DE (2) DE19534577C2 (en)
ES (3) ES2124148B1 (en)
FR (3) FR2727055B1 (en)
GB (3) GB2293140B (en)
HK (7) HK1008318A1 (en)
IT (3) IT1280466B1 (en)
NL (3) NL1001207C2 (en)
NZ (3) NZ280046A (en)
TW (2) TW361362U (en)

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IT1280464B1 (en) 1998-01-20
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ES2123398A1 (en) 1999-01-01
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DE19534613A1 (en) 1996-03-28
JP3513979B2 (en) 2004-03-31
CN1163351C (en) 2004-08-25
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CN1125175A (en) 1996-06-26
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