Device for drivng magnetic disc

Application Number: 00108080
Application Date: 2000.06.13
Publication Number: 1278101
Publication Date: 2000.12.27
Priority Information: 1999/6/21 JP 174334/99
International: G11B33/12
Applicant(s) Name: ALPS Electric Co., Ltd.
Inventor(s) Name: Ouki Asakuni;Yamamoto Akibito;Mizuta Koji
Patent Agency Code: 11216
Patent Agent: liu jiyang
Abstract A magnetic disk drive including a body including a chassis (1) formed of a flat plate, and at least a spindle motor (8) and a head carriage (5) that are mounted to the chassis; a bottom cover (9) mounted so as to cover the chassis; and holding means (10, 11) (such as a screw) for holding the chassis and the bottom cover; wherein the holding means is disposed on a support line Y-Y which extends perpendicular to a line X-X passing through the center of gravity of the body extending in a direction of movement of the head carriage and which is displaced from the center of gravity of the body; and wherein the body is rotatable with respect to the bottom cover, with the support line Y-Y as an axis.