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Electronic/Manual Forms Thickness Control Mechanism for a Wire Matrix Print Head Printer

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000035234D
Original Publication Date: 1989-Jun-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Jan-28

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Authors:
Burke, JL Greenlief, GL [+details]

Abstract

The present device print head adjusting mechanism is constructed to be either manually adjustable to a range of spacings of print head from a platen or automatically responsive to a signal for one of two different spacings to thereby admit either a thick or a thin material on which printing is to occur.