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A Method for Attaching Fins in a Radial Pattern to a Central Core Utilizing Longitudinal Slots in the Core or a Surrounding Collar

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000010058D
Publication Date: 2002-Oct-16

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Abstract

Disclosed is a method for attaching fins to a central core by means of a slot (cut or extruded) in the core or core collar of a heat sink. Benefits include maximizing the available heat sink volume while simplifying the manufacturing process.