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Carriage Constraint to Control Media Location

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000070219D
Original Publication Date: 1978-Aug-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-21

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Authors:
Charlson, PM [+details]

Abstract

Pad 9 is provided for bracing a magnetic diskette 18 for holding diskette 18 in its proper plane for a data transfer. Pad 9 is disposed on part 72 of carriage 70 carrying transducers 150 and 152 by swing arms 104 and 106. However, other pad arrangements, described at the end of this article, may be used in place of pad 9.