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PIVOTING PULLEY DRIVE FOR INK JET CARRIAGE

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000025279D
Original Publication Date: 1984-Jun-30
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-Apr-04

Publishing Venue

Xerox Disclosure Journal

Abstract

An ink jet head 10 having a single nozzle 12 is attached to a movable, endless belt 14 as shown in Figure 1. The belt is mounted on rotatable roller 16 and driven roller 18. The driven roller is rotated at a constant speed in the direction of arrow 20 by any well-known means (not shown). The axes of rollers 16 and 18 are parallel with each other and perpendicular to a web paper 22. The lengths of belt 14 between the rollers 16 and 18 are at an angle 8 with a line 24 which is perpendicular to the direction of movement of the paper.