Patent Number: 6,305,859

Title: Pressure contact roller and printer using the same

Abstract: The invention provides a pressure contact roller for use in a recordingpaper feeding mechanism of a printer, the pressure contact roller isformed with crystalline resin powder projected from an outercircumferential surface of the roller body. By using the pressure contactroller, a printer is provided which can effectively prevent ink on therecording surface of a sheet of recording paper from drifting to the outercircumferential surface of the pressure contact roller, and can printhigh-quality full-color image free from unevenness in recording density.

Inventors: Shida; Mitsuru (Iwate-ken, JP)

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Expiration Date: 10/23/2013