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What's a type of impact printer?

-Dot-matrix printers are good for multiple copies/good for carbon


-used for numbers/letters/characters


-low cost per page


-noisy


-poor graphics


-used at airports/car rentals

Printer head?

-moves back and Forth


Pins hit the ribbon and paper


-has one matrix


Has to move all the way across the page and back again to be able to create the output


Ribbon for impact printers?

-fabric ribbon


-one long ribbon


-never ending cycle


-easy to replace


-get the exactly ribbon size

Tractor feed?

-Continuous paper feed


-uses the holes to be able to pull the paper through the tractor feed


-holes have to line up perfectly

When to replace printer ribbon?

When the light becomes too light to read

Print head replacement?

-gets hot so watch your fingers


-look for a release lever or bar


-replace with the ribbon to get the best outlook

Replacing paper?

-Paper must feed perfectly into holes


-run some tests


-a long sheet of paper must be able to flow freely