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Gripper

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000068658D
Original Publication Date: 1978-Feb-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-20

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Authors:
Ringer, FC [+details]

Abstract

This article describes a simple flexible diaphragm article-supporting apparatus which is particularly useful in critical areas where contamination due to moving mechanical parts is a problem. The device is simple in design and can be used whenever a low holding force is required.