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Means And Method For Homing Daisy Wheel Printers

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000049199D
Original Publication Date: 1982-May-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-09

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Booth, JR [+details]

Abstract

When daisy wheel printers are first turned on, it is essential that means be provided for determining the home position not only of the carrier upon which the print wheel and selection motor are mounted, but of the print wheel itself. Described below with regard to the figures is a means and a method for homing the daisy wheel printer with minimal acoustic vibrations due to homing.