Patent Number: 6,480,442

Title: Disk player capable of detecting different sizes of optical disks

Abstract: A disk player includes a disk conveying section driven by a driver and a detecting section to detect control information of leading-in and ejection of the disk by the disk conveying section. The detecting section has a first sensor which detects a state of a leading-in start of the disk, a state of a re-leading-in start of the disk and a diameter of the disk.

Inventors: Nakatani; Mitsuo (Tokyo, JP), Hoshino; Motonori (Tokyo, JP), Watanabe; Katsumi (Tokyo, JP), Ohno; Hitoshi (Tokyo, JP)

Assignee: Clarion Co., Ltd.

International Classification: G11B 17/04 (20060101); G11B 19/12 (20060101); G11B 011/00 ()

Expiration Date: 11/12/2019