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Device to Prevent Tape Tearing

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000037893D
Original Publication Date: 1989-Aug-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Jan-30

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Mayron, H Neumar, ME Pelella, LF Sands, SA [+details]

Abstract

Cover tape used in the packaging of semiconductor components for automatic pick-place tools can be removed without tearing by using a crowned roller for the pull-back mechanism.