I'm probably using the wrong terms because my brain is mush - we are using
multiple spool writers on one outq and directing them to multiple print
devices.  OS/400 provides the balancing between the printers.  It's cool
and works as advertised.  I think the manual OS/400 Printer Device
Programming provides a nice high level discussion on the subject.

>>mcrump@ballfoster.com wrote:
>> We used to have an IBM 3825 (58ipm) and replaced it with 3 3130's
>> (90ipm aggregrate) and use the multiple print writer capability of
>> to balance - it actually works real well ( I was really suspicious).
>> 3130's
>    What is this "multiple print writer capablity"?

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