A typeface (AKA Viafont-X) designed in 1970 specifically for an OCR device manufactured by Viatron [patent, ad]. The product wasn’t in production for more than a year [Modern Data, Feb. 1971].
Buzzer Three (1995) appears to be inspired by this design or a similar model. ABC Viafont (2022) is a digital interpretation with lowercase.
- circa 1970
Viafont in use
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