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Magnetic Lubricant Spindle

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000045681D
Original Publication Date: 1983-Apr-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-07

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Authors:
Rajac, TJ [+details]

Abstract

A journal bearing employs a magnetic field to contain lubricant, thereby eliminating the need for ball bearings or air bearings.