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Buckling Torsional Snap Actuator

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000049405D
Original Publication Date: 1982-Apr-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-09

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Baumeister, HK Kantner, EA [+details]

Abstract

A buckling spring torsional snap actuator is shown in U.S. Patent 4,118,611. The drawing shows a schematic cross section taken through one switch actuator of this type.