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Transducer Positioning Mechanism

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000054943D
Original Publication Date: 1980-May-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-13

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Arrington, WM Gandy, IT Linton, RL Whitehead, VE [+details]

Abstract

This mechanism converts linear reciprocating motion to accumulative discrete linear movements of a cyclical nature, useful, for example, in positioning a transducer relative to a magnetic recording media.