Patent Number: 6,166,104

Title: Hot-melt color ink-jet recording process

Abstract: A hot-melt color ink-jet recording process comprises ejecting at least yellow, magenta and cyan to make a record. The yellow, magenta and cyan hot-melt inks comprises respectively a yellow colorant, a magenta colorant and a cyan colorant. Each hot-melt ink is prepared by mixing the corresponding colorant with a polyamide resin and a wax. In this recording process, at least one of the yellow and magenta hot-melt inks contains a 1-alkene/maleic anhydride copolymer.

Inventors: Kobayashi; Naomichi (Nagoya, JP)

Assignee: Brother Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha

International Classification: C09D 11/00 (20060101); C09D 011/10 (); C08L 077/06 (); B05D 005/06 ()

Expiration Date: 12/26/2017