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PRINT WHEEL Disclosure Number: IPCOM000022970D
Original Publication Date: 1976-May-31
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-Mar-27

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Xerox Disclosure Journal


A print wheel of the "daisy wheel' type includes a plurality of character support members, such as spokes 18, extending radially from a central hub (not shown) Each spoke 18 includes a base portion or pad 20 at the outer end thereof and a character element 22 extending upwardly from one surface 28 of the pad, Each character element has an impacting surface 24 of predetermined area defining the desired character configuration and one or more side walls 26 extending at a predetermined angle of incline from surface 28 of pad 20 to the im- pacting surface 24,