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Magnetic Tape Head

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000055057D
Original Publication Date: 1980-May-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-13

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Albrecht, DW McDonald, DD [+details]

Abstract

In a magnetic tape head having a contoured surface 1 (Fig 1) in which a transducing gap 2 is disposed, two distinct air bearings are formed in areas 3 and 4 of the head surface.