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Keyboard Erase Control

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000051794D
Original Publication Date: 1981-Mar-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-10

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Schaefer, JO [+details]

Abstract

This simple, low-cost mechanism provides keyboard control of the erase function on a fixed print mechanism typewriter. Also, since the control is on the keyboard, a sound shield, or hood, can be used without interfering with the operator erase function.