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Jockey Wheel Stabilizer for Drawer Mounted Products

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000069829D
Original Publication Date: 1978-Jun-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-21

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Authors:
Mackenzie, GK Peach, DL [+details]

Abstract

Fig. 1 shows schematically a machine enclosure 1 having upper and lower drawers 2 and 3 each containing a subassembly, e.g., a disk file. When both upper and lower drawers are fully extended, as shown, tipping of the assembly is prevented by a jockey wheel 4, mounted on the lower drawer.