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A process and apparatus for drop-on-demand ink jet printing utilize the steps of: selectively ejecting ink drops from drop ejection regions through related orifices; feeding ink through capillary feed passages to the drop ejection regions to replace ejected ink drops; and supplying ink to said capillary passages from an innately reticulate foam structure comprising a network of fine, mutually-connected, three-dimensionally branched filaments.

Title
Ink supply construction and printing method for drop-on-demand ink jet printing
Application Number
7/398580
Publication Number
4929969
Application Date
August 25, 1989
Publication Date
May 29, 1990
Inventor
Brian G Morris
Dayton
OH, US
Agent
John D Husser
Assignee
Eastman Kodak Company
NY, US
IPC
B41J 2/175
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