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Method of Operating an Electromagnetic Actuator for a Print Hammer

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000051349D
Original Publication Date: 1981-Jan-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-10

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Lansing, SG Pelkie, RE [+details]

Abstract

This article describes a method of operating an electromagnetic actuato for a print hammer or the like in which the drive coil and buckout coil of the actuator are operated in a manner to greatly reduce the settle time of the armature.