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The structure for connector seal positioning

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000013935D
Original Publication Date: 2000-Feb-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2003-Jun-19

Publishing Venue

IBM

Abstract

Disclosed is a connector and seal design for Hard Disk Drive (hereinafter HDD) to improve assembly productivity. HDD need be sealed to protect particles in air, usually HDD is sealed using rubber material parts. This disclosed apply to seal and electric connector which connected between inside and outside HDD electric circuit. Fig 1 shows typical seal and connector structure.