Solder Ring Placement Mechanism
Original Publication Date: 1986-Sep-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Mar-09
A device for placing solder rings over the short side of pins on a ceramic substrate first locates the substrate in a locating nest, then picks up the solder rings in specific patterns that correspond to the desired part number (for a variety of pin configurations) and assembles the pins and the solder rings for subsequent soldering. The device works in the following manner.