Patent Number: 6,332,664

Title: Light shielding provided along a paper feed path of a recording apparatus

Abstract: A recording apparatus for performing a recording operation to a recordingmedium, conveyed by a conveyor, by using ink jet heads, and comprising anoptical detector, arranged within the recording apparatus, for opticallydetecting desirable information and light-shielding for preventing lightentering the interior of the recording apparatus from reaching the opticaldetector.

Inventors: Kanazawa; Manabu (Fukushima, JP)

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International Classification: B41J 2/01 (20060101); B41J 11/00 (20060101); B41J 002/01 ()

Expiration Date: 12/25/2014