Patent Number: 6,332,678

Title: Printer having a rest station for an ink jet head

Abstract: An ink jet system including an ink jet head for the image-wise spraying of hotmelt ink, diode for maintaining the hotmelt ink in a molten state in the ink jet head, a rest station defining an area for at least partially receiving the ink jet head, and a guide system for facilitating the movement of the ink jet head from an operative mode to a standby mode within the rest station.

Inventors: Hollands; Peter Joseph (Baarlo, NL)

Assignee: Oce-Technologies, B.V.

International Classification: B41J 2/165 (20060101); B41J 2/175 (20060101); B41J 002/175 (); B41J 029/13 ()

Expiration Date: 12/25/2018