0629509-A2 is referenced by 72 patents and cites 4 patents.

A tape cassette capable of refilling a tape among various tapes each having width different from one another into a corresponding tape cassette, and capable of properly refilling the tape into a corresponding tape cassette without fail. In a broad width tape cassette, a first annular space is provided between an inner diameter of a tape spool and an outer diameter of a tape support shaft. A first cap is fitted into the first space. In a small width tape cassette, a second annular space is provided between an inner diameter of a tape spool and an outer diameter of a tape support shaft. A second cap is fitted into the second space. A tape spool can be correctly refilled into corresponding tape cassette by checking insertion of the caps into the spaces.

Title
Tape cassette.
Application Number
EP19940109114 19940614
Publication Number
0629509 (A2)
Application Date
June 14, 1994
Publication Date
December 21, 1994
Inventor
Yamaguchi Koshiro C O Brother
JP
Kawai Takamitsu C O Brother Ko
JP
Okuchi Hiroyuki C O Brother Ko
JP
Assignee
Brother
JP
IPC
B41J 03/407
B65H 75/18
B65H 19/12
B41K 03/00
B41J 15/04
B41J 03/407
B41J 03/36
B65H 75/18
B65H 19/12
B41K 03/00
B41J 15/04
B41J 03/407
B41J 03/36
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