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A method to detect poor attachment of the ink ribbon cartridge of a dot-matrix printer

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000011899D
Original Publication Date: 2003-Mar-25
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2003-Mar-25

Publishing Venue

IBM

Abstract

Disclosed is a method to detect the poor attachment of the ink ribbon cartridge of a dot matrix printer by using a plate spring between the ink cartridge and the printer frame.