Patent Number: 7,131,599

Title: Atomizing device

Abstract: An atomizing device is provided that comprises: a casing having a release opening; discharging means provided within the casing and having at least one discharge head for discharging a liquid matter as droplets from a nozzle communicating with a cavity by driving an actuator to change a pressure within the cavity filled with the liquid matter; and atomizing means provided within the casing for atomizing the droplets discharged from the discharging means. It is preferred that at least a part of the discharging means and/or at least a part of the atomizing means are detachably mounted to the casing.

Inventors: Katase; Makoto (Nagano-ken, JP)

Assignee: Seiko Epson Corporation

International Classification: B05B 1/08 (20060101); A61M 11/00 (20060101); A61M 11/06 (20060101); A61M 11/08 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2019-11-07 0:00:00