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Collapsed Pin Fillet Repair Disclosure Number: IPCOM000046044D
Original Publication Date: 1983-May-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-07

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Palmateer, PH [+details]


During the course of multiple heat treatments, the brazed joint between a pin and a substrate may collapse so that the joint is weakened and the product must be scrapped. Disclosed herein is a method for repairing a collapsed pin joint by positioning a washer element about the pin head, and heating to melt and reflow the washer.