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    ASTM F1232-98(2008)

    Standard Practice for Generating a Test Pattern for Single-Pass Film Ribbons (Withdrawn 2015)

    Withdrawn Standard: ASTM F1232-98(2008) | Developed by Subcommittee: F05.02

    WITHDRAWN, NO REPLACEMENT


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    Withdrawn Rationale:

    This practice covers the description and method of use of a test pattern for evaluating character yield of a single-pass typewriter or printer ribbon cartridge under continuous printing conditions.

    Formerly under the jurisdiction of Committee F05 on Business Imaging Products, this practice was withdrawn in March 2015. This standard is being withdrawn without replacement due to its limited use by industry.

    1. Scope

    1.1 This practice covers the description and method of use of a test pattern for evaluating character yield of a single-pass typewriter or printer ribbon cartridge under continuous printing conditions.

    1.2 This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.



    2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.

    ASTM Standards

    F497 Practice for Use of the Electric and Electronic Typewriter as a Test Instrument

    F909 Terminology Relating to Printers

    F1125 Terminology of Image Quality in Impact Printing Systems

    F1174 Practice for Using a Personal Computer Printer as a Test Instrument

    F1175 Practice for Using the Computer Impact Print-Out Unit as a Test Instrument for Manifold Comparison

    F1206 Test Method for Evaluating Color Image Output from Color Printers and Copiers


    Referencing This Standard

    DOI: 10.1520/F1232-98R08

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    Citation Format

    ASTM F1232-98(2008), Standard Practice for Generating a Test Pattern for Single-Pass Film Ribbons (Withdrawn 2015), ASTM International, West Conshohocken, PA, 2008, www.astm.org

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