Patent Number: 7,824,031

Title: Print cartridge with friction driven media feed shaft

Abstract: A print cartridge for an inkjet printer with a media drive assembly, the cartridge comprising: a drive shaft for feeding a media substrate past a printhead, the drive shaft positioned such that it engages the media drive assembly upon installation of the cartridge; wherein during use, the drive assembly transfer torque to the drive shaft by contact friction.

Inventors: King; Tobin Allen (Balmain, AU), Tow; Gregory Michael (Balmain, AU), Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU)

Assignee: Silverbrook Research Pty Ltd

International Classification: B41J 2/165 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2019-11-02 0:00:00