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Paul A Hoisington, Nathan P Hine, Charles W Spehrley Jr: Hot melt ink supply system. Spectra, Brumbaugh Graves Donohue & Raymond, March 21, 1989: US04814786 (69 worldwide citation)

In the representative hot melt ink supply system described in the specification, a first hot melt ink supply reservoir maintains ink in molten condition during operation of the system and a second reservoir mounted with an ink jet head on a movable carriage communicates with the first reservoir thro ...


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Nathan P Hine, Paul A Hoisington, Charles W Spehrley Jr, Melvin Biggs, Richard Carden: Ink supply system for an ink jet head. Spectra, Brumbaugh Graves Donohue & Raymond, June 26, 1990: US04937598 (60 worldwide citation)

In the representative ink supply system described in the specification, continuous circulation of ink in an ink jet head is accomplished by providing two reservoirs connected to each ink jet orifice through corresponding passages so that ink flows continuously from a high-level reservoir past the or ...


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Jeffrey B Brooks, Mark S Noyes, Frank W Martines, Charles W Spehrley Jr, Steven H Barss, Edward R Moynihan, Nathan P Hine, David W Gailus: Ink jet printing system. Markem Corporation, Brumbaugh Graves Donohue & Raymond, February 6, 1996: US05489925 (58 worldwide citation)

In the ink jet printing system described in the specification, a hot melt ink jet printhead having two ink reservoirs is coupled through an ink supply line to a remote hot melt ink supply and a temperature controller is arranged to control the temperatures of the ink in the remote ink supply, the su ...


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Paul A Hoisington, Nathan P Hine: Ink jet head with ink usage sensor. Spectra, Brumbaugh Graves Donohue & Raymond, December 2, 1997: US05694156 (43 worldwide citation)

In the representative embodiments disclosed in the specification, an ink jet system includes a carriage for driving an ink jet head having a reservoir containing ink in a reciprocating motion and a counter for counting ink drops ejected through orifices in the ink jet head, and a nonvolatile memory ...


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Nathan P Hine, Paul A Hoisington, Charles W Spehrley Jr, Melvin L Biggs, Richard Carden: Dual reservoir and valve system for an ink jet head. Spectra, Brumbaugh Graves Donohue & Raymond, February 23, 1993: US05189438 (41 worldwide citation)

In the representative ink supply system described in the specification, continuous circulation of ink in an ink jet head is accomplished by providing two reservoirs connected to each ink jet orifice through corresponding passages so that ink flows continuously from a high-level reservoir past the or ...


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Paul A Hoisington, Nathan P Hine, Charles W Spehrley Jr: Deaeration of ink in an ink jet system. Spectra, Brumbaugh Graves Donohue & Raymond, November 29, 1988: US04788556 (41 worldwide citation)

In the particular embodiment of an ink deaerator described in the specification, an elongated ink path leading to an ink jet head is formed between two permeable membranes. The membranes are backed by air plenums which contain support members to hold the membranes in position. Reduced pressure is ap ...


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Nathan P Hine, Edward R Moynihan: Single pass ink jet printer with offset ink jet modules. Spectra, Baker & Botts L, June 23, 1998: US05771052 (37 worldwide citation)

A single pass ink jet printer includes a plurality of ink jet modules arranged in adjacent rows extending across the width of the surface of an object which is moved with respect to the printer. The modules are mounted on and joined to a manifold which is mounted in a support frame. Ink is supplied ...


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Edward R Moynihan, David W Gailus, Robert G Palifka, Paul A Hoisington, Nathan P Hine, David Adams Brady, Melvin L Biggs, Marlene M McDonald, Steven H Barss, Diane Mackay, Bruce A Paulson, Stephen C Mackay: Method for poling a ceramic piezoelectric plate. Spectra, Brumbaugh Graves Donohue & Raymond, February 25, 1997: US05605659 (36 worldwide citation)

In the embodiments described in the specification, a ceramic piezoelectric plate is polarized by compressing the plate between electrode plates with intervening slightly conductive rubber sheets or by applying electric charge from a corona discharge device to one surface of the plate while the oppos ...


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Jeffrey B Brooks, Charles W Spehrley Jr, Steven H Barss, Edward R Moynihan, Nathan P Hine, David W Gailus: Ink jet printing system. Markem Corporation, Baker & Botts, June 8, 1999: US05910810 (36 worldwide citation)

In the ink jet printing system described in the specification, a hot melt ink jet printhead having two ink reservoirs is coupled through an ink supply line to a remote hot melt ink supply and a temperature controller is arranged to control the temperatures of the ink in the remote ink supply, the su ...


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Nathan P Hine, Robert L Wells Jr: Removal of dissolved gas from ink in an ink jet system. Spectra, Brumbaugh Graves Donohue & Raymond, July 10, 1990: US04940995 (26 worldwide citation)

In the particular embodiment of a device for removing dissolved gas from ink described in the specification, an elongated ink path leading to an ink jet head is formed between two permeable fluorine-containing membranes. The membranes are backed by air plenums which contain support members to hold t ...