Patent Number: 6,305,785

Title: Head holder, head assembly, head cartridge, ink jet recorder, and method for manufacturing head assembly

Abstract: A head holder including an ink jet head for discharging ink and a flexible cable on which a contact portion to which an electric signal for discharging ink from the ink jet head is transferred is formed and which is joined to the ink jet head, wherein an opening through which the flexible cable passes is formed in the head holder and a portion of the flexible cable on which the contact portion is formed is exposed to the outside of the head holder from the opening of the head holder.

Inventors: Hosaka; Ken (Yokohama, JP), Takenouchi; Masanori (Yokohama, JP), Takahashi; Wataru (Kawasaki, JP), Kurihara; Yoshiaki (Kawasaki, JP)

Assignee: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

International Classification: B41J 2/175 (20060101); B41J 002/14 ()

Expiration Date: 10/23/2018