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METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR DYNAMICALLY CONTROLLING ROLL, TWIST and PITCH OF A READ/WRITE HEAD IN A DISK STORAGE DEVICE

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000020348D
Original Publication Date: 2003-Nov-14
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2003-Nov-14

Publishing Venue

IBM

Abstract

Disclosed are a method and apparatus for dynamically controlling roll, twist and pitch of a read/write head in a rotating disk storage device comprising a suspension system where the read/write head is mounted on a slider that is attached to the suspension system, preferably by means of a gimbal mounting.