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Print Hammer Flight Time Compensation

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000052326D
Original Publication Date: 1981-Jun-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-11

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Authors:
Dayger, DA [+details]

Abstract

Flight-time compensation is done by using hammer addresses as a source of timing information. Specifically, the firing times of selected hammers in a chain, train or belt printer are delayed to compensate for hammer flight and type motion based on the address information.