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Self Aligning Universal Sample Holder

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000051755D
Original Publication Date: 1981-Mar-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-10

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Authors:
Koerner, RF [+details]

Abstract

Disclosed is a sample holder (Figs. 1 and 2) having particular utility in contamination detection/analysis laboratory systems to provide standardized positioning of samples. Fixed pin notch alignment referenced to a crossed hairs ""home position'' simplifies precise manual or automated relocation of X-Y coordinates on succeeding equipment.