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Microprocessor Last Wrap Sensor

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000056311D
Original Publication Date: 1980-Nov-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-14

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Norton, DG Videcki, ER Winarski, DJ [+details]

Abstract

Various tape drives use optical sensing of the tape reel position to detect the last-wrap condition.