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Floating Pivot Point

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000092204D
Original Publication Date: 1968-Oct-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Mar-05
Document File: 2 page(s) / 38K

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Cheney, CH: AUTHOR

Abstract

An adjustable point contact clamp for securing movable planar member 1 on pattern 2 is provided by adjustable arm 4 secured at one end and having rounded pin 5 at the other to provide the point contact. By placing pin 5 on member 1 and providing pressure on such pin, member 1 can be pivotally moved about pin 5 to facilitate alignment of the member. Stud 6, fastened in plate 7, is provided with spacer 8 on which arm 4, provided with slotted portion 9, is slidably fastened by thumb nut 10. Plate 11, fastened to arm 4, is provided with thumb screw 12 which applies pressure to arm 4 to force pin 5 against member 1.

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Floating Pivot Point

An adjustable point contact clamp for securing movable planar member 1 on pattern 2 is provided by adjustable arm 4 secured at one end and having rounded pin 5 at the other to provide the point contact. By placing pin 5 on member 1 and providing pressure on such pin, member 1 can be pivotally moved about pin 5 to facilitate alignment of the member. Stud 6, fastened in plate 7, is provided with spacer 8 on which arm 4, provided with slotted portion 9, is slidably fastened by thumb nut 10. Plate 11, fastened to arm 4, is provided with thumb screw 12 which applies pressure to arm 4 to force pin 5 against member 1.

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