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Magnetic Recording Head With Squeeze Bearing

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000037441D
Original Publication Date: 1989-Jan-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Jan-29

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Gunn, JB [+details]

Abstract

An ultrasonic transducer is incorporated in the slider of a magnetic recording head for a disk file. The transducer is operative to vibrate the slider to generate a squeeze bearing to lift and lower the head during start/stop.