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Head Tilt Mechanism

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000116459D
Original Publication Date: 1995-Sep-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Mar-30
Document File: 2 page(s) / 39K

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Authors:
Nishimoto, A Saruwatari, K [+details]

Abstract

Disclosed is a device of print head tilting mechanism for the dot impact printer which can change the number of vertical dots of character font. For example, 9 pin x 2 parallel line head can print 9 pin font characters with high speed. Tilting the head slightly, it can function as 18 pin x 1 line head which can print finer character.