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Programmable Pneumatic Z Motion Mechanism

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000053291D
Original Publication Date: 1981-Sep-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-12

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Bohnenkamp, C Rasch, J [+details]

Abstract

This programmable Z motion mechanism makes the deployment of high and/ or low or variable probe forces possible. The motor, as the programmable component, controls only the stroke length and not the available stroke force.