04832514 is referenced by 65 patents and cites 16 patents.

A thermal transfer device or the like and a tape-ribbon cartridge designed for operative insertion into and use with such device. The device and cartridge of the present invention includes a tape-ribbon drive system for driving the tape and ribbon through the thermal transfer device including a drive roller connected with the machine and a corresponding drive roller mounted within the cartridge and biased toward the machine drive roller. The device and cartridge of the present invention also includes an alignment system comprising a floating alignment member for insuring proper transfer alignment between the platen and the printhead.

Title
Thermal transfer device and tape-ribbon cartridge therefor
Application Number
7/151110
Publication Number
4832514
Application Date
February 1, 1988
Publication Date
May 23, 1989
Inventor
Peter A Basile
Lawrenceville
NJ, US
Agent
Dorsey & Whitney
Assignee
Kroy
AZ, US
IPC
B41J 35/28
B41J 3/02
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