chain printer speed?
cclist at sydex.com
Wed Jun 14 18:36:40 CDT 2006
On 6/15/2006 at 12:05 AM Roger Holmes wrote:
>Was it because of poor maintenance? My drum printer has not actually
>printed anything for a decade or more, though as of April it can now feed
>instead of making burningsmells from the sprag magnet solenoids.
I think the old Univac drum printers were just sub-par. My experience with
the CDC 501 showed some waviness, but not an annoying amount, unless there
was a sticky hammer. But it was pretty easy to tell the difference between
501 drum and 512 train printer output.
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