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Paper (Tape) Transport Device

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000067875D
Original Publication Date: 1979-Oct-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-20

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Hasbrouck, RF [+details]

Abstract

This device is designed to operate with a printer having a split platen, where two independent paper tapes are fed through the printer mechanism side by side utilizing the same print head. The device allows independent operation of either side of the printer, or the two tapes may be printed in unison.