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Impact Printer Diagnostic Gage Font for Determining Print Registration and Print Coverage

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000054738D
Original Publication Date: 1980-Apr-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-13

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Authors:
Mathews, RD [+details]

Abstract

The present structure is a diagnostic gage font which can be utilized on any character impact printer to determine a wide variety of printed character properties including vertical alignment, horizontal alignment, line-to-line and character-to-character alignment, density, uniformity of coverage and character tilt for print wheel fonts having characters of varying width or pitch.