Accession Number : AD0787541
Title : Graphic Arts Symbol Generating Hardware for a Gerber Plotting System.
Descriptive Note : Final technical rept.,
Corporate Author : CBS LABS STAMFORD CONN
Personal Author(s) : Gold,M. H. ; Turek,J. E.
Report Date : JUL 1974
Pagination or Media Count : 72
Abstract : The report documents the development of a graphic arts symbol generator which was integrated with a precision CRT display system and a graphics generating system. The purpose was to examine the suitability of such a system for names and symbol placement in the preparation of maps on the Gerber flatbed plotter. Also described are the graphics generator, systems software, and both font and text tapes, and tape preparation. (Modified author abstract)
Descriptors : *Computer graphics, *Plotters, *Mapping, Cathode ray tube screens, Data processing, Interfaces
Subject Categories : Cartography and Aerial Photography
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE