Patent Number: 6,612,685

Title: Method of selectively underfeeding print media in an ink jet printer

Abstract: In an inkjet printer, a print medium is selectively printed on in a multiple pass printing mode and/or a single pass printing mode. During the single pass printing mode, the print medium is printed on in a single pass height. The print medium is advanced a distance less than the single pass height. During the multiple pass printing mode, the print medium is printed on in a multiple pass height. The multiple pass height is less than the single pass height. The print medium is advanced a distance approximately equal to the multiple pass height.

Inventors: Marra, III; Michael Anthony (Lexington, KY), Mayo; Randall David (Georgetown, KY)

Assignee: Lexmark International, Inc.

International Classification: G06K 15/10 (20060101); G06K 15/02 (20060101); B41J 002/21 ()

Expiration Date: 09/02/2020