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Volume 25, Number 5, Page 755 (1981)
25th Anniversary Issue
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Printer Technology in IBM

by T. Y. Nickel, F. J. Kania
Major developments in printer technology have occurred during the past twenty-five years. Improvements in such areas as performance, reliability, and product cost are described in this paper, along with many of the IBM impact printer products embodying these developments, beginning with the well-known 1403 Line Printer.
Related Subjects: I/O devices, systems, and technology; Mechanics and mechanisms; Printing technology