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Allen G Rumpler, James R Remby, Ming Ho Lau: Tape head with support bars. Quantum Corporation, Morrison & Foerster, August 26, 2003: US06611398 (153 worldwide citation)

A head for a tape drive system has a plurality of transducers formed on a substrate and protected by a cover bar, with a tie bar bonded to the cover bar. The tie bar extends along a tape-facing surface beyond the cover bar, enhancing the structural integrity of the head. Wear bars may be bonded to t ...


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Rumpler Allen G, Lau Ming Ho, Remby James R: Tape head with support bars. Quantum, February 14, 2001: EP1076339-A2 (2 worldwide citation)

A head for a tape drive system has a plurality of transducers formed on a substrate and protected by a cover bar, with a tie bar bonded to the cover bar. The tie bar extends along a tape-facing surface beyond the cover bar, enhancing the structural integrity of the head. Wear bars may be bonded to t ...