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Disk Drive Breather Filter

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000059123D
Original Publication Date: 1988-May-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-15

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Authors:
Beck, JL Benson, GA Farkas, RM Hames, JL Lightner, GE Mack, KJ Misso, NF Stucky, DC [+details]

Abstract

This invention describes a disk drive breather filter design that provides several functions within a small volume. Inlet diffusion control, chemical filtration and particulate filtration all contained within a small housing that is assembled, mechanically locked and sealed to the disk drive enclosure via a tamper-proof tape.