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Lee Servo Track Writer (STW) and Height Glide Tester (HGT)

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000037835D
Original Publication Date: 1989-Jul-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Jan-30

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Authors:
Cook, GJ Greseth, SD Grobe, RR Schuster, PJ [+details]

Abstract

A compact head loading mechanism was designed which met the disk spacing requirements for a Servo Track Writer and Height/Glide tester used with closely spaced disks. The design utilizes two small rods 3 which slide under the suspension 4 and lift the head 5 from the disk 6.