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Ink Ribbon Shield

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000118110D
Original Publication Date: 1996-Sep-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Mar-31
Document File: 2 page(s) / 39K

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Authors:
Hojo, T Okamoto, M [+details]

Abstract

This article describes an ink ribbon shield that has a simple rectangular shape without any folds for ink ribbon pass stability, is installed easily and firmly, and can be made at very low cost. This ink ribbon shield is used on a ribbon cartridge for dot-impact document printers, as shown in Fig. 1.