Minimizing Skew Angle Error in a Low Cost Two-Spring Actuator
Original Publication Date: 1989-Aug-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Jan-28
Disclosed is an actuator for magnetic recording disk drives which is frictionless, particle-free, low mass and has minimal skew angle error over the data band. Driven by a voice coil motor (VCM), this system is capable of meeting the access time requirements of most magnetic recording systems.