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Sealed Charcoal Tube Tip Breaker

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000055445D
Original Publication Date: 1980-Jul-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-13

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Williams, RD [+details]

Abstract

This tool provides a convenient and safe way to break the tips off glass ampules. Charcoal for use in testing devices is provided in uncontaminated form, sealed in glass tubes. To open the tube, it is necessary to break the tips off the ends of the tube, without breaking the tube and without endangering the user.