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Helix Hot Plug Resistor Pin

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000059552D
Original Publication Date: 1988-Dec-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-16

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Aakalu, NG Hawryluk, R [+details]

Abstract

Using a laser beam to cut a thick film resistor on a pin surface into a relatively long tight helix makes a robust, economical long resistor on a short pin.