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VARIABLE HAMMER DELAY Disclosure Number: IPCOM000023891D
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 succeeding print-hammer cycles of an impact-type printer. The standard practice is to use one delay time set to encompass the delay time of the print-hammer cycle time for the lowest hammer energy level of the various energy levels used during printing.