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CPC
COOPERATIVE PATENT CLASSIFICATION
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INDEXING SCHEME RELATING TO PRINTING, LINING MACHINES, TYPEWRITERS, AND TO STAMPS
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This subclass constitutes an internal scheme for indexing only.

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B41P 2200/00
Printing processes
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B41P 2200/10
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Relief printing
B41P 2200/11
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Stereotype printing
B41P 2200/12
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Flexographic printing
B41P 2200/13
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Offset printing
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B41P 2200/20
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Lithography
B41P 2200/21
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Dry offset printing
B41P 2200/22
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Wet offset printing
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B41P 2200/30
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Heliography
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B41P 2200/31
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Pad printing
B41P 2200/312
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multicolor
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B41P 2200/40
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Screen printing
B41P 2200/41
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Offset printing
B41P 2200/42
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Mimeographic printing, e.g. stencilling
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B41P 2213/00
Arrangements for actuating or driving printing presses; Auxiliary devices or processes
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B41P 2213/10
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Constitutive elements of driving devices (driving reciprocating printing dies B41P 2219/10)
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B41P 2213/11
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Motors
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B41P 2213/112
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Fluid motors
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B41P 2213/114
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Hydraulic motors
B41P 2213/116
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Linear hydraulic motors
B41P 2213/118
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Rotary hydraulic motors
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B41P 2213/12
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Pneumatic motors
B41P 2213/122
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Linear pneumatic motors
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B41P 2213/124
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Electric motors
B41P 2213/126
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Rotary electric motors
B41P 2213/128
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Linear electric motors
B41P 2213/13
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Solenoids
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B41P 2213/20
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Gearings
B41P 2213/202
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Helical gears
B41P 2213/204
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Bevel gears
B41P 2213/206
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Planetary gears
B41P 2213/208
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Harmonic drive
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B41P 2213/25
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Couplings; Clutches
B41P 2213/252
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Synchroclutches
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B41P 2213/254
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Devices allowing two gears to engage with each other
B41P 2213/256
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in a fixed angular position
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B41P 2213/30
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Rotary energy transmitters, i.e. electric energy couplers
B41P 2213/302
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using pneumatic energy, e.g. pressurised air
B41P 2213/304
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using hydraulic energy
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B41P 2213/40
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Auxiliary devices or processes associated with the drives
B41P 2213/42
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Vibration-dampers for machine parts (for cylinders B41F 13/085)
B41P 2213/44
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Noise reduction
B41P 2213/46
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Lubrication
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B41P 2213/70
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Driving devices associated with particular installations or situations
B41P 2213/71
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Inching drive mechanism, i.e. to obtain stepwise movement
B41P 2213/72
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Driving devices for monocolour presses
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B41P 2213/73
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Driving devices for multicolour presses
B41P 2213/732
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with means for deviating torque over the printing units
B41P 2213/734
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each printing unit being driven by its own electric motor, i.e. electric shaft
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B41P 2213/80
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Means enabling or facilitating exchange of cylinders (exchanging tubular printing plates B41P 2227/20)
B41P 2213/802
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axially
B41P 2213/804
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radially
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B41P 2213/90
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Register control
B41P 2213/91
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for sheet printing presses
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B41P 2215/00
Screen printing machines
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B41P 2215/10
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characterised by their constructional features
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B41P 2215/11
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Registering devices
B41P 2215/112
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with means for displacing the frame
B41P 2215/114
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with means for displacing the article
B41P 2215/12
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Screens
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B41P 2215/13
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Devices for increasing ink penetration
B41P 2215/132
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by increasing pressure above the screen
B41P 2215/134
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by increasing pressure beneath the screen
B41P 2215/14
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Devices or methods for reducing snap effect
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B41P 2215/50
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Screen printing machines for particular purposes
B41P 2215/55
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for printing compact discs
B41P 2215/56
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for printing ceramic tiles
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B41P 2217/00
Printing machines of special types or for particular purposes
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B41P 2217/10
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characterised by their constructional features
B41P 2217/11
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Machines with modular units, i.e. with units exchangeable as a whole
B41P 2217/12
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Machines with reversible printing units
B41P 2217/13
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Machines with double or multiple printing units for "flying" printing plates exchange
B41P 2217/14
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Machines with constructions allowing refurbishing, converting or updating existing presses
B41P 2217/15
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Machines with cylinders only supported on one side, e.g. cantilever construction
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B41P 2217/50
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Printing presses for particular purposes
B41P 2217/51
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for printing individualised books
B41P 2217/52
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for printing a long repeat length on webs
B41P 2217/53
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for printing on the interior of hollow articles
B41P 2217/55
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for printing compact discs
B41P 2217/56
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for printing ceramic tiles
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B41P 2217/60
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Means for supporting the articles
B41P 2217/61
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internally, e.g. for mugs or goblets
B41P 2217/62
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externally, e.g. for bottles
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B41P 2219/00
Printing presses using a heated printing foil
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B41P 2219/10
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Driving devices for the reciprocating die
B41P 2219/11
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Hydraulic or pneumatic motors
B41P 2219/12
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Electric motors
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B41P 2219/13
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Gearings
B41P 2219/132
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Cams or eccentrics
B41P 2219/134
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Knee-lever
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B41P 2219/20
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Arrangements for moving, supporting or positioning the printing foil
B41P 2219/21
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Supports for the unwinding roll; Braking devices for the unwinding roll
B41P 2219/22
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Guiding or tensioning the printing foil
B41P 2219/23
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Winding up the printing foil
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B41P 2219/30
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Printing dies
B41P 2219/31
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Heating means
B41P 2219/32
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with means for attaching printing elements to the holder
B41P 2219/33
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Supports for printing dies
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B41P 2219/40
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Material or products to be decorated or printed
B41P 2219/41
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Web-like material
B41P 2219/42
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Sheet-like material
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B41P 2219/43
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Three-dimensional articles
B41P 2219/432
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Pencils
B41P 2219/434
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Books, e.g. edge-gilding
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B41P 2219/50
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combined with existing presses
B41P 2219/51
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Converting existing presses to foil printing presses
B41P 2219/60
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Using more than one printing foil
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B41P 2227/00
Mounting or handling printing plates; Forming printing surfaces in situ
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Attaching several printing plates on one cylinder
B41P 2227/11
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in axial direction
B41P 2227/12
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in circumferential direction
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B41P 2227/20
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Means enabling or facilitating exchange of tubular printing or impression members, e.g. printing sleeves, blankets (attaching cylindrical printing formes B41F 27/105)
B41P 2227/21
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Means facilitating exchange of sleeves mounted on cylinders without removing the cylinder from the press
B41P 2227/30
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Detecting the correct position of printing plates on the cylinder
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B41P 2227/40
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Adjusting means for printing plates on the cylinder
B41P 2227/41
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axially
B41P 2227/42
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circumferentially
B41P 2227/43
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diagonally
B41P 2227/50
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Devices for storing printing plates
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B41P 2227/60
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Devices for transferring printing plates
B41P 2227/61
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using the sheet feed system
B41P 2227/62
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Devices for introducing printing plates
B41P 2227/63
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Devices for removing printing plates
B41P 2227/70
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Forming the printing surface directly on the form cylinder
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B41P 2231/00
Inking devices; Recovering printing ink
B41P 2231/10
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Axially segmented ducter rollers
B41P 2231/12
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Axially segmented ink blades
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Recovering printing ink
B41P 2231/21
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by using mixtures of ink and water or repellant
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B41P 2233/00
Arrangements for the operation of printing presses
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Starting-up the machine
B41P 2233/11
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Pre-inking
B41P 2233/12
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Pre-wetting
B41P 2233/13
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Pre-registering
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B41P 2233/20
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Safety devices preventing damage
B41P 2233/21
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by cutting the web in case of web break
B41P 2233/22
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by deviating the web in case of web break
B41P 2233/23
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by preventing the web winding up around cylinders
B41P 2233/30
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Measuring or controlling the consumption of ink
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Marks on printed material
B41P 2233/51
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for colour quality control
B41P 2233/52
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for registering
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B41P 2235/00
Cleaning
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characterised by the methods or devices
B41P 2235/12
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using laser energy
B41P 2235/14
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using ultrasonic energy
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B41P 2235/20
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Wiping devices
B41P 2235/21
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Scrapers, e.g. absorbent pads
B41P 2235/22
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Rollers
B41P 2235/23
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Brushes
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using rolls of cleaning cloth
B41P 2235/242
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Unwinding the cleaning cloth
B41P 2235/244
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Rewinding the cleaning cloth
B41P 2235/246
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Pressing the cleaning cloth against the cylinder
B41P 2235/26
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Spraying devices
B41P 2235/27
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Suction devices
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Recovering used solvents or residues
B41P 2235/31
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by filtering
B41P 2235/32
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by distilling
B41P 2235/33
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by burning
B41P 2235/40
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Cleaning restricted areas on cylinders
B41P 2235/50
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Selection of materials or products for cleaning
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B41P 2251/00
Details or accessories of printing machines not otherwise provided for
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Pumps
B41P 2251/11
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Membrane pumps
B41P 2251/112
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Peristaltic pumps
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B41P 2700/00
Manifolding, printing or duplicating for office purposes
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Hectographic line duplicators
B41P 2700/12
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with single master plates
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Last Modified: 10/10/2013