04641980 is referenced by 156 patents and cites 7 patents.

A printer including a casing having a front face, a printing unit, and a control circuit. The printing unit includes a printing medium attaching portion and a printing head portion pivotably attached to the printing medium attaching portion. The printing unit is supported in the casing by a moving mechanism so that the printing unit can be freely drawn out forward from the front face of the casing. The moving mechanism also automatically positions the printing head in an open position with respect to the printing medium attaching portion when the printing unit is drawn out from the casing.

Title
Printer with pivotable print head attached to medium carrier moveable through a casing opening
Application Number
6/782922
Publication Number
4641980
Application Date
October 2, 1985
Publication Date
February 10, 1987
Inventor
Mituyoshi Seino
Yokohama
JP
Osamu Ohkuma
Kawasaki
JP
Shinya Okuda
Kawasaki
JP
Norio Matsumoto
Kawasaki
JP
Agent
Staas & Halsey
Assignee
Fujitsu
JP
IPC
B41J 3/02
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