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Non-Motorized Head Load/Unloader for a Single Disk and File Applications

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000037700D
Original Publication Date: 1989-May-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Jan-29

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Authors:
Malagrino, GD, Jr Warnken, ED [+details]

Abstract

With the method described herein, it is possible to load and unload heads without the use of conventional motors and actuators. The size and form of the device allows for single disk use as well as pack and file use.