Dot matrix print head

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Date Introduced
1984
Photographer
Richards, Mark
Dimensions
4 x 2 3/4 x 3 1/4 in.
Manufacturer
Data Products Corporation
Copyright Owner
© Mark Richards
Location
United States
Keywords
Output; printer
Object ID
102626692

Solenoid-driven pins create a line of dots on the paper. Several rows of dots form characters. Durable and inexpensive, dot-matrix printers remain popular for “carbon copies.”