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OPTIMUM HAMMER TIMING Disclosure Number: IPCOM000023890D
Original Publication Date: 1979-Apr-30
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-Apr-01

Publishing Venue

Xerox Disclosure Journal


A concept is disclosed regarding means for decreasing the length of the delay between a print-hammercycle and the start of print wheel motion for the next print cycle. The standard practice is to use one delay time set to encompass the worst case delay time of the print-hammercycle time for the lowest hammer energy level of the various energy levels used during printing.