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Electronic Backlash Compensation for Serial Printers

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000035308D
Original Publication Date: 1989-Jul-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Jan-28

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Authors:
Harris, RH Kirk, CR [+details]

Abstract

A method for electrically compensating for backlash and wear in a printer transport is disclosed. Lateral clearances, gear backlash and wear will no longer affect horizontal print alignment.