Resources Contact Us Home
Tape moving mechanism for automatic time cassette changer

Image Number 3 for United States Patent #5031057.

A mechanism in an automatic tape cassette changer for engaging and moving tape cassettes from a tape cassette container to engage a tape cassette player/recorder. The mechanism comprising an engagement mechanism on a rail and a cam mechanism, where the engagement mechanism engages one of a plurality of tape cassettes in a tape cassette container and moves the tape cassette engaged along the rail to a second position where the cam mechanism causes the tape cassette engaged to move into a playing/recording position of a tape cassette player/recorder, the engagement mechanism then moves back along the rail to its initial position and remains there during the playing/recording of the tape cassette engaged with the tape cassette player/recorder. The mechanism provides for this series of steps to be performed in reverse when the tape cassette in the cassette tape player/recorder is to be moved back from the tape cassette player/recorder to the tape cassette container.

  Recently Added Patents
Advertising apparatus
System, apparatus and method for enabling/disabling display data channel access to enable/disable high-bandwidth digital content protection
Information processing apparatus, including updating of program and program information, and method of updating program of the information processing apparatus
Lubricant composition and antioxident composition
Systems and methods for picture based communication
Protective circuit board and battery pack using the same
Method for generating multi-antenna signals
  Randomly Featured Patents
Slider for slide fastener
Chromatographic method for mutation detection using mutation site specifically acting enzymes and chemicals
Optical device and production method thereof
Magnetic rolls for electrostatic recording devices
Front suspension system with lock device
Holding fixture for a wheel and tire assembly
Hydraulic actuation device in motor vehicles
Golf ball which includes fast-chemical-reaction-produced component and method of making same
Motor vehicle comprising two driven axles
Hand brace