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Printer Mechanisms

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000053340D
Original Publication Date: 1980-Jan-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-12

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Blaskovic, SU Cornell, RW Giattino, P Greenfield, J Stearns, DB [+details]

Abstract

Mechanisms are provided to perform selected basic functions on a matrix printer including easy forms insertion. forms thickness adjustment, and home positioning of print heads. Also, a paper drag mechanism is provided. The mechanisms are illustrated in Figs. 1-3.