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Printer Ribbon Stuffer Box With Unique Exit Slot

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000054336D
Original Publication Date: 1980-Feb-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-13

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Authors:
Goff, W [+details]

Abstract

Ribbon stuffer boxes of cartridges are those in which the printer ribbon is merely stuffed into a housing and withdrawn through an opening in the housing. In accordance with the present stuffer box structure jamming of the ribbon at the exit slot is minimized by utilizing arcuate or curved exit slot.