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Actuation Tool

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000041142D
Original Publication Date: 1987-Sep-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-02

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Authors:
Sasson, E [+details]

Abstract

An actuation tool 10 is designed to produce movement between an upper member 12 carrying a multiplicity of sliding pins 15 (only one being shown) and a lower member 14 carrying a multiplicity of spring contacts 13 (only one of which is shown). Tool 10 is designed to both engage and disengage pins 15 and contacts 13. Lower member 14 has a transverse rectangular slot 16 and upper member 12 has a circular opening 18 overlying slot 16.