Patent Number: 6,332,665

Title: Skewed substrate pixel array printing machine

Abstract: A skewed substrate pixel array printing machine includes a frame; a printhead mounted to the frame for printing pixels onto a platen; a device for providing relative motion between the printhead and a platen; and a platen for printing thereon. The platen has a platen axis parallel to a direction of the relative motion between the printhead and the platen; and a rectangular area thereon for printing onto. The rectangular area importantly has an edge thereto that forms an image defect preventing first skew angle with the platen axis.

Inventors: Mantell; David A. (Rochester, NY), Tracy; Mark D. (Rochester, NY)

Assignee: Xerox Corporation

International Classification: B41J 13/22 (20060101); B41J 19/16 (20060101); B41J 19/00 (20060101); B41J 023/00 (); B41J 029/38 ()

Expiration Date: 12/25/2018