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Diskette Location Control Device

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000069214D
Original Publication Date: 1978-Apr-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-20

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Wentink, WS Wheeler, SE [+details]

Abstract

The control device includes a pair of springs 7 each located opposite a pad 6 for holding a magnetic diskette A (which includes disk 4 and jacket 5, and may be of the type disclosed in U. S. Patent 3,668,658) in place with respect to carriage 1 so that magnetic heads 2A and 2B, carried by carriage 1, may consistently remain in contact with disk 4.