US Patent No. 9,283,754

RECORDING APPARATUS


Patent No. 9,283,754
Issue Date March 15, 2016
Title Recording Apparatus
Inventorship Koya Iwakura, Kawasaki (JP)
Assignee Canon Kabushiki Kaisha, Tokyo (JP)

Claim of US Patent No. 9,283,754

1. A recording apparatus comprising:
a carriage configured to perform scanning and to detachably hold a recording head for performing recording on a recording
material;

a fixation member configured to be movable to a fixed position where the fixation member fixes the recording head to the carriage
and to a retracted position where the fixation member retracts from the fixed position;

a moving member arranged to be movable to a first position and to a second position in a moving direction parallel to a conveyance
direction of the recording material and configured to move the fixation member to the fixed position when the moving member
moves to the first position and to move the fixation member to the retracted position when the moving member moves to the
second position; and

a guide portion provided on the moving member and configured to guide the recording head when the recording head is being
attached to the carriage.