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Printer is output device which gives us hard copy. Printers are divided into two categories 1:- IMPACT PRINTERS 2:- NON IMPACT PRINTERS IMPACT PRINTERS In impact printers print head touch the media to perform printing. Ex:- Type writer Dot matrix printer Line matrix printer NON IMPACT PRINTERS In non impact printers print head doesnt touch any media to perform printing Ex: - DeskJet LaserJet DOT MATRIX PRINTER DOT MATRIX In DMP printing characters are formed by dots. MATRIX When group of dots are arranged in sequence order of rows and columns then its called as Matrix

[::]2x2

[:::]2x3

CPI (characters per inch) 10cpi, 12cpi, 15cpi.10cpi is default. LPI (lines per inch) 6lpi, 8lpi, 10lpi. 6lpi is default. CPS (characters per inch) 0 to 500 CPS low speed printers >500 CPS high speed printers

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Space provided for a character to print Left margin Top margin (2 coloms) (2rows)

right margin (2coloms)

Bottom margin PRINT HEADS 9 & 24 pin print heads are used mostly. There are some other models with 7 & 18 pin PHs. MEDIA Ribbon is media in impact printers Two types low density used in 9 pin printers. High density used in 24 pin printers. DMP leading manufactures are WEP TVSE EPSON Classifications of printers 9 pin PH 80 column 9 pin PH 136 column 24 pin PH 80 column 24 pin PH 136 column Models of printers according to mfg WEP 9 pin PH 80 column printers WEP CSX 450 WEP DX 800 BOUNTI BLACK 9 PIN PH 136 COLUMN PRINTERS WEP EX 2050+DX WEP EX DTX 3370 24 PIN 80 COLUMN PRINTERS WEP LQ 540 DX 24 PIN 136 COLUMN PRINTERS WEP LQ 1050+DX SUPER WEP LQ DTI 3330

WEP LX 540 WEP 800 DX WEP EX 330+DX

WEP DSI 810 WEP LQ DSI 5235 WEP HQ 1070+DX

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TVSE PRINTERS 9 PIN PH 80 COLUMN PRINTERS PRO X 900 MSP 240 STAR MSP 240 CLASSIC STAR 9 PIN PH 136 COLUMNS MSP 245 MSP 245 STAR HD 245 GOLD HD 955 24 PIN PH 80 COLUMNS MSP 430 24 PIN PH 136 COLUMNS MSP 355 MSP 455 XLC HD 745 PARTS OF PRINTER MECHANISUM LOGIC CARD MECHANISUM Carriage section Paper feed section Motors Sensors Print heads

MSP 140 STARS HD 250 GOLD MSP 250 STAR MSP 255 MSP 255 MARTHON HD 755

MSP 450 CHAMPION MSP 355 MARTHON MSP 345 STAR HD 945 POWER SUPPLY

PRINT HEADS

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Types of print heads 9 pin PHs 9 pin PH

9 pins 9 coils Single PCB (printed circuit board) Single head cable connector Single head cable 12 or 14 conductor Heat sink Nose Guide 9pin 12 conductor print head 1 7 9 phases 3 commons (9+3=12) 9 pin 14 conductor print head 1 8 9 phases 3 commons 2 thermister points commons 1 4 7 24 pin printheads phases 2, 3, 9 5, 6, 8 12, 13, 14 14 7 6 12