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Self Identifying Print Belt for Line Printers

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000051816D
Original Publication Date: 1981-Mar-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-11

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Authors:
Johnston, EM McMains, LK [+details]

Abstract

Print belt 10 (Fig. 1) contains conventionally formed character shapes and timing marks 12. In addition, another area of belt 10 carries coded indicia 13 identifying which particular font and character set 11 are on the belt. Indicia 13 may represent any conventional code.