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Self Centering Clamping Device

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000067061D
Original Publication Date: 1979-Jun-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-20

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Authors:
Glusman, L Yakubowski, C [+details]

Abstract

The clamping device shown in the figure utilizes a floating yoke head 1 and a plunger arrangement responsive to air pressure, or the like, to provide automatic centering and easy clamping action of the product or tool. The plunger arrangement is activated on command with the device designed to provide a uniform pressure on both sides of the product.