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MULTI-TRACK RIBBON LIFT CONTROL

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000024032D
Original Publication Date: 1979-Jun-30
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-Apr-01

Publishing Venue

Xerox Disclosure Journal

Abstract

When lifting or lowering the section of ribbon 14 of a ribbon cartridge 10 used for typing, the ribbon 14 tends to follow an arcuate path as shown in Figure 1. It is desirable to maintain the ribbon section fIat during movement instead of arcuate especially when the printing member is a daisy print wheeL