Artifact Details

Title

Daisy wheel print element

Catalog Number

102741310

Type

Physical object

Date

Circa 1975

Manufacturer

Diablo Systems Inc.

Place Manufactured

Hayward, CA, U.S.

Identifying Numbers

Other number 6 On the center knob.

Dimensions

overall: 3/8 in x 3 in x 3 in

Description

This object is sample dual-row daisywheel with 192 characters. A rubber ring controls deflection and sway of the spokes. In the printer, a solenoid was to position the carriage to the appropriate row. The object is in a plastic case. There is a small white sticker on the top of the case with the number "2" handwritten on it. Molded on the top of the case is, "Xerox Electronic Typing System."

Category

Miscellaneous/typewriters & printer parts

Credit

Gift of Mike Weisberg

Lot Number

X7434.2015