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Concurrent Control of the Paper Motor And the Print Head Carrier Motor On a Serial Printer

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000059298D
Original Publication Date: 1988-Aug-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-16

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Authors:
Angst, TV Troupes, D [+details]

Abstract

This invention relates to a synchronization of the paper motor and the print head carrier motor to increase the throughput of a serial printer. This enhancement is accomplished by a serial printer feeding paper while the print head carrier is moved to the next line that is to be printed.