A Servowriter is a complex machine used in the manufacturing of a hard disk drive. It is used to write servo tracks on the disk platters which make up part of the servo mechanism that positions the actuator arm.

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  • Embedded servo — or wedge servo is a type of servo configuration used on hard disks. Embedded servo systems embed the feedback signals for the read/write head positioner (usually a voice coil motor) inside gaps ( wedges ) in the data tracks of the disk. This… …   Wikipedia

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