WO2005065294A3 - Drop ejection assembly - Google Patents

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WO2005065294A3
WO2005065294A3 PCT/US2004/043577 US2004043577W WO2005065294A3 WO 2005065294 A3 WO2005065294 A3 WO 2005065294A3 US 2004043577 W US2004043577 W US 2004043577W WO 2005065294 A3 WO2005065294 A3 WO 2005065294A3
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drop ejection
ejection assembly
assembly
fluid flow
control fluid
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John C Batterton
Andreas Bibl
Paul A Hoisington
Steven H Barss
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Spectra Inc
John C Batterton
Andreas Bibl
Paul A Hoisington
Steven H Barss
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    • 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
    • B41J2/135Nozzles
    • B41J2/14Structure thereof only for on-demand ink jet heads
    • B41J2/14201Structure of print heads with piezoelectric elements
    • 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
    • B41J2/135Nozzles
    • B41J2/14Structure thereof only for on-demand ink jet heads
    • B41J2/1433Structure of nozzle plates
    • 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
    • B41J2/135Nozzles
    • B41J2/14Structure thereof only for on-demand ink jet heads
    • B41J2002/14475Structure thereof only for on-demand ink jet heads characterised by nozzle shapes or number of orifices per chamber

Abstract

A drop ejector includes a channel proximate a nozzle opening to control fluid flow.
PCT/US2004/043577 2003-12-30 2004-12-29 Drop ejection assembly WO2005065294A3 (en)

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US10749833 US7303259B2 (en) 2003-12-30 2003-12-30 Drop ejection assembly
US10749829 US7237875B2 (en) 2003-12-30 2003-12-30 Drop ejection assembly
US10/749,622 2003-12-30
US10/749,833 2003-12-30
US10749622 US7168788B2 (en) 2003-12-30 2003-12-30 Drop ejection assembly
US10749816 US7121646B2 (en) 2003-12-30 2003-12-30 Drop ejection assembly
US10/749,829 2003-12-30
US10/749,816 2003-12-30

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JP2006547448A JP2007516876A (en) 2003-12-30 2004-12-29 Droplet ejection assembly
KR20067015516A KR101220272B1 (en) 2003-12-30 2004-12-29 Drop ejection assembly
EP20040815609 EP1706269B1 (en) 2003-12-30 2004-12-29 Drop ejection assembly

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WO2005065294A2 true WO2005065294A2 (en) 2005-07-21
WO2005065294A3 true true WO2005065294A3 (en) 2005-11-17

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PCT/US2004/043946 WO2005065378A3 (en) 2003-12-30 2004-12-29 Drop ejection assembly
PCT/US2004/043776 WO2005065331A3 (en) 2003-12-30 2004-12-29 Drop ejection assembly

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PCT/US2004/043776 WO2005065331A3 (en) 2003-12-30 2004-12-29 Drop ejection assembly

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EP (4) EP2415606A3 (en)
JP (4) JP2007516876A (en)
KR (3) KR101154554B1 (en)
WO (3) WO2005065294A3 (en)

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WO2005065331A3 (en) 2006-12-28 application
WO2005065378A2 (en) 2005-07-21 application
EP1706269A2 (en) 2006-10-04 application
KR20060127955A (en) 2006-12-13 application
WO2005065331A2 (en) 2005-07-21 application
EP1706270A2 (en) 2006-10-04 application
EP2415606A2 (en) 2012-02-08 application
KR101154554B1 (en) 2012-06-14 grant
EP1706266A2 (en) 2006-10-04 application
EP1706266B1 (en) 2011-12-28 grant
WO2005065294A2 (en) 2005-07-21 application
EP1706269B1 (en) 2012-06-13 grant
JP2007516878A (en) 2007-06-28 application
KR101222582B1 (en) 2013-01-16 grant
EP1706266A4 (en) 2009-08-12 application
JP2011161926A (en) 2011-08-25 application
EP1706269A4 (en) 2009-08-19 application
KR20060127957A (en) 2006-12-13 application
WO2005065378A3 (en) 2006-02-23 application
JP2007516876A (en) 2007-06-28 application
KR101220272B1 (en) 2013-01-09 grant
KR20060127954A (en) 2006-12-13 application
EP1706270A4 (en) 2009-08-19 application
JP4959013B2 (en) 2012-06-20 grant
JP2007516879A (en) 2007-06-28 application
EP2415606A3 (en) 2012-05-09 application
EP1706270B1 (en) 2011-12-28 grant

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