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Welding Fixture with Intermediate Electrodes

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000056067D
Original Publication Date: 1980-Oct-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-13

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Chladek, TG Goodrich, RA [+details]

Abstract

The multi-position weld fixture 5, which is partially illustrated, includes a metal base 6, insulating mounting blocks 7, and intermediate electrode assemblies 8. The fixture also includes means (not shown) for retaining the workpieces. The workpiece includes an upper component 9 and lower components 10 which are to be joined. The welding machine with which the fixture is used has a lower fixed electrode 12 and an upper movable electrode 13.