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Pawl Guide for Ribbon Lift and Feed

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000051136D
Original Publication Date: 1982-Aug-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-10

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Authors:
Shuman, RB [+details]

Abstract

Disclosed is an improvement on pawl guides for both ribbon and correction tape feed mechanism for a printer as disclosed in U.S. Patent 4,247,210. For ease of illustration, the figures show the pawl as the moving member, although as described in the aforementioned patent, it is the ratchet which moves relative to the pawl.