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Car-Mounted Lead-Screw Escapement System

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000046126D
Original Publication Date: 1983-Jun-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-07

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Authors:
Hall, DA Purcell, BD [+details]

Abstract

A mechanism is disclosed which provides escapement of the print element carrier without belts, cords or gears. A fixed lead screw integral with an escapement motor is used for displacing the carrier to which it is attached.