Liquid absorbing assembly with two porosities
Liquid ejecting apparatus having a suction mechanism Patent #: 4383263
ApplicationNo. 06/528306 filed on 08/31/1983
US Classes:347/86, Cartridge347/36Waste storage
ExaminersPrimary: Hartary, Joseph W.
Attorney, Agent or Firm
International ClassB41J 2/17 (20060101)
Foreign Application Priority Data1982-09-03 JP
AbstractA disposable container for collecting waste liquid is disclosed. A casing has therein an absorption member for absorbing waste liquid toward the interior of the casing, and a liquid holding member held in contact with the absorption member to retain the waste liquid absorbed by the absorption member. The receptacle is applicable to an ink jet recording apparatus for collecting waste ink. A fresh ink container may be combined with the waste ink receptacle in an integral cartridge configuration to be mounted in an ink jet recorder.