Accession Number : AD0786671

Title :   EBR Extensions of Graphics Generator to Include Symbols.

Descriptive Note : Final technical rept.,


Personal Author(s) : Gold,M. H. ; Grosso,P. F. ; Tarnowski,A. A.

Report Date : JUN 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 91

Abstract : The report documents the development of a graphic arts character generator which was integrated to a CBS Labs Electron Beam Recorder (EBR) which was employed to investigate the production of micromap color separation masters using computer controlled vector plotting. The report also describes the updated Graphics Generator supplied to CBS by USAETL, the software developed for system operation, the graphic arts character generation circuitry, the automatic line width control circuitry and the control magnetic tapes developed by CBS and USAETL. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Mapping, *Character generators, *Computer graphics, Plotters, Electron beams, Recording systems, Computer programming

Subject Categories : Cartography and Aerial Photography
      Computer Programming and Software
      Computer Hardware

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE