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|1. (WO2013114841) INKJET RECORDING APPARATUS|
|Applicants:||SEIKO EPSON CORPORATION
|Title:||INKJET RECORDING APPARATUS|
Provided is a recording apparatus wherein size reduction of an inkjet recording apparatus is taken into account. This inkjet recording apparatus is characterized in being provided with: a head unit, which is provided with a recording head that jets an ink, and a relay adaptor that relays between an ink containing section containing the ink, and the recording head, and which can move in the scanning direction of the recording head; and a flexible ink tube, which is connected to the relay adaptor, and which guides the ink to the relay adaptor, said ink having been transmitted from the ink containing section. The inkjet recording apparatus is also characterized in that: in the head unit, a level difference is formed at an upper portion of an adaptor housing section having the relay adaptor housed therein; and the ink tube extends to the outside of the head unit using a space between a high position and a low position of the adaptor housing section.