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Drive Disk Actuator to support High Track Densities using High Stiffness coating

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000031477D
Publication Date: 2004-Sep-27

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Abstract

A disk drive Actuator using High Stiffness coating is disclosed. The proposed coating is diamond or diamond like carbon deposited via chemical vapor deposition. This is a cost effective manner to increase the stiffness of actuator bodies to support higher track densities in HDD storage devices.