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Tape Lifter Air Valve

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000069888D
Original Publication Date: 1978-Jul-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-21

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Richard, ME [+details]

Abstract

U. S. Patent 3,939,493 discloses a tape lifter for a rotating head device. More particularly, pneumatic means are used for lifting a length of magnetic tape away from the magnetic head in a rotating head tape transport unit.