[vcf-midatlantic] Greenbar printout DONE!
mloewen at cpumagic.scol.pa.us
Sun Feb 28 18:41:36 UTC 2021
On Sun, 28 Feb 2021, Andrew Diller wrote:
> Just to be clear- when you say they are line printers, that means that they
> have pins across the entire width of the paper/platen - and can print an
> entire line at a time, right? There is no moving print head...
Correct. The LDM800 and the 2564B are line-matrix printers: they print an
entire row of dots at a time. In the case of the 2564B, the corebar oscillates
rapidly horizontally, across two character positions. There are 66 print
hammers on the corebar.
Mike Loewen mloewen at cpumagic.scol.pa.us
Old Technology http://q7.neurotica.com/Oldtech/
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