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Rotatable Wire Matrix Printhead

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000048705D
Original Publication Date: 1982-Mar-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-09

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Thornhill, WJ [+details]

Abstract

U.S. Patent 4,010,835 covers the concept of a wire matrix printhead having a pair of rows of wires arranged on a head which is rotatable so as to position the head at a variety of angles to vary the angular spatial relationship between the individual wires in the two rows.