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Articulated Print Wire Actuator

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000069664D
Original Publication Date: 1978-Jun-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-21

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Authors:
Lisinski, JE [+details]

Abstract

Higher printing speeds are possible with this device since the magnetic gap is one-half or less than the printing stroke. The piston or armature is driven by a spring arrangement which does not alter the print wire length.