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Ribbon Cartridge Stripper Fingers

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000059432D
Original Publication Date: 1988-Oct-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-16

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Authors:
Roach, DL [+details]

Abstract

This invention relates to the location of stripper fingers in a printer cartridge ribbon-stuffing mechanism. The stripper fingers are located at a tangent to the root of the drive gear teeth to alleviate the problem of jamming the ribbon within the drive gears.