Magnetic tape recording device
VCR With improved tape threading and guiding
Magnetic recording and/or reproducing apparatus of the cassette type
Apparatus for detecting tape-end
Tape loading apparatus for cassette tape player
Tape loading mechanism for magnetic recording and reproducing devices Patent #: 5124862
ApplicationNo. 867059 filed on 04/10/1992
US Classes:360/85, Tape in container360/95With tape extraction
ExaminersPrimary: Levy, Stuart S.
Assistant: Evans, Jefferson
Attorney, Agent or Firm
Foreign Patent References
International ClassG11B 015/665
Foreign Application Priority Data1991-04-16 JP
AbstractA loading mechanism of a video tape recorder is provided which reduces the thickness of the mechanism for guiding a loading boat along a loading guide. Also, a loading post driving device for a magnetic recording/playback apparatus is provided which can prevent the rotary head cylinder from being damaged or interfered with in its rotation. Furthermore, a loading post holding device which can considerably reduce the height of the device is provided. Additionally, an arrangement of a loading ring guide is provided for a loading post driving device to reduce the number of parts used and improve the assembling efficiency of the device.