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Cover for Binary Ink Jet Printer

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000053841D
Original Publication Date: 1981-Nov-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-12

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Authors:
Heibein, JM Salvadore, JM Scott, DJ Sendelweck, ML Tsao, CS [+details]

Abstract

In ink jet printing on a high angular velocity print drum, the ink stream may be distorted by boundary air flow created by the rotation of the drum. Shown in the figures is a plastic cover to reduce disturbance of the ink stream by boundary air flow around the printing drum.