Multicopy Capability for Serial By Character Non Impact Printers
Original Publication Date: 1980-Aug-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-13
Serial by character non-impact printers use a set of electrodes, arranged in a matrix, to print a series of dots as the head traverses the paper. The electrodes can be either thermal contacts (thermal printers) or electrical contacts (electroerosion printers) that burn a coating off the paper.