Artifact Details

Title

630 / 660 drive patent

Catalog Number

102762890

Type

Text

Date

1968-03-22

Publisher

US Patent Office

Identifying Numbers

Other number doc-4410da0c72978 Deprecated ITCHP Number

Extent

11 p.

Description

Roy Applequist's patent on the mechanism that was the bases for the 630 and 660 disk drives. While the claims are limited to the flexible cable connecting to the linear motor, the disclosure is very exhaustive including details of the arm and ramp, carriage, detent and linear motor. Donated by Tom Gardner. 11 scanned pages.

Category

Patent

Collection Title

Information Technology Corporate Histories Collection

Lot Number

X7847.2017