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Channelled C-Ring for Hermetic Seal

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000035692D
Original Publication Date: 1989-Aug-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Jan-28

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Doscher, MJ Hopper, GS Tempest, DT Sutton, KL [+details]

Abstract

A modified C-ring has been proposed for thermal conduction modules which will alleviate degradation which occurs with cycling. The proposal suggests channels or undulations in the ring which provides Pb reservoirs which extend the life of the seal and insure hermeticity. (Image Omitted)