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Dual Pitch Fonts

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000051278D
Original Publication Date: 1981-Jan-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-10

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Authors:
Scully, KJ [+details]

Abstract

There is disclosed a technique for providing an electronic font in a dual-speed ink jet printer with the capability of printing in two pitches. In the printer there is already an electronic font containing characters which are five escapement units. Implemented in software is a routine for increasing the number of escapement units for each character printed.