Resources Contact Us Home
Browse by: INVENTOR PATENT HOLDER PATENT NUMBER DATE
 
 
Leader retention method and device










Image Number 5 for United States Patent #8130465.

A tape drive for use with a tape cartridge having a cartridge leader includes a drive body, and a drive leader that is engageable with the cartridge leader and moveable with respect to the drive body. The tape drive further includes an engaging member that is engageable with a first portion of the drive leader and moveable with respect to the drive body for connecting the drive leader with the cartridge leader of the tape cartridge. The tape drive also includes a retention feature that is engageable with a second portion of the drive leader for inhibiting disengagement of the drive leader from the engaging member, wherein the second portion of the drive leader is different than the first portion.








 
 
  Recently Added Patents
Front cover of an electronic device
Architecture and method for multi-aspect touchscreen scanning
Electrowetting display devices with a reflective plate structure
Categorization of design rule errors
Squib control circuit
Methods and apparatus for adapting network characteristics in telecommunications systems
Solid-state imaging device and electronic apparatus with antireflection structure
  Randomly Featured Patents
Thickness planer
Board cutter
Delta-sigma beamformers with minimal dynamic focusing artifacts
Feeding apparatus for X-ray film and the like
Cassette type recording/reproducing apparatus with a cam driven cassette stage for loading/unloading a cassette
Extreme ultraviolet light source device, laser light source device for extreme ultraviolet light source device and method for controlling saturable absorber used in extreme ultraviolet light s
High-temperature gas sensor
Ozone laundry system and its method of use with continuous batch and tunnel washers
Electronic apparatus with floating printed circuit board
Fluidic diode combustion chamber