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Charles Allan Brown, John Martin Burns, Holavanahally Seshachar Nagaraj, James Joseph O Neill, Muhammad Inayet Ullah, Leo Volpe, Herman Russell Wendt: Vacuum baking process. International Business Machines Corporation, R B Martin, April 18, 2000: US06051169 (65 worldwide citation)

A method of degassing a disk drive component including heating the drive component to a temperature ranging from about 70.degree. C. to 250.degree. C.; subjecting the drive component to vacuum pressure during heating, the vacuum pressure having a first pressure and a second pressure; and monitoring ...


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Lee Kevin Dorius, Sanford Anthony Bolasna: Dual etch step pad air bearing design with three etch depths. International Business Machines Corporation, R B Martin, April 25, 2000: US06055128 (17 worldwide citation)

An air bearing slider having reduced mask misalignment sensitivities. For one embodiment, the air bearing slider has three etch surfaces formed by a dual etch process. The leading and trailing step regions are formed by a first etching step. The lateral step regions, adjacent to the air bearing pads ...


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Serge A Scherbatskoy: Soft-wire conductor wellbore telemetry system and method. Exxon Production Research Company, M A Nametz, R B Martin, January 1, 1980: US04181184 (12 worldwide citation)

A resilient conductor having an outer flexible insulating coating and an inner flexible conducting core is employed in a drill string to maintain an electric circuit between a subsurface and surface location. The conductor is inserted in the drill string in a generally free-hanging, random fashion t ...