Patent Number: 6,915,977

Title: Data storage tape cartridge with static dissipative housing

Abstract: A data storage tape cartridge includes a housing having a surface resistivity in a range of approximately 10.sup.6 ohms/square to approximately 10.sup.12 ohms/square, at least one tape reel rotatably disposed within the housing, and a length of magnetic storage tape wound around the at least one tape reel.

Inventors: Hanzlik; Jason D. (Wahpeton, ND), Laska; Gregory A. (Woodbury, MN), Lingwall; Craig D. (Wahpeton, ND)

Assignee: Imation Corp.

International Classification: G11B 23/107 (20060101); G11B 23/04 (20060101); G11B 23/08 (20060101); G11B 23/087 (20060101); G11B 023/107 ()

Expiration Date: 07/12/2022