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Carriage Latch for Disk File

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000045503D
Original Publication Date: 1983-Apr-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-07

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Reidenbach, JR [+details]

Abstract

In a magnetic disk file with a movable head carriage assembly it is necessary to restrain the carriage when the system is not in use. If this is not done, the assembly could easily be damaged.