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Spring Loaded Gimbal Wand Tip

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000069519D
Original Publication Date: 1978-May-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-20

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Garriss, DS Pennell, GF Rohen, JE Sedaris, LH [+details]

Abstract

A differentially loaded spring assembly can greatly improve gimbal performance in the gimbals used for mounting sensor tips in hand-held scanning devices. One possible configuration for such an assembly is shown in the drawing.