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Mercury Trimming in Microsockets

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000046117D
Original Publication Date: 1983-Jun-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-07

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Purushothaman, S Sokolowski, J Zupicich, A [+details]

Abstract

Mercury ball size in mercury microsockets is controlled by filling to a level equal to or higher than required, and trimming the mercury balls by means of stainless steel suction micropipettes which have been etched to the outer diameter size required.