05453581 is referenced by 29 patents and cites 7 patents.

A pad arrangement (100) for aligning and attaching a surface mount component (402) with other circuitry includes a substrate (102) upon which opposing pads (108) are attached. Each of the pads occupies a substantially rectangular area (110) having four sides. In order to facilitate alignment of the surface mount component the substantially rectangular area has two opposing flat sides an outwardly extending arcuate area (112) along at least one of the other two sides.

Title
Pad arrangement for surface mount components
Application Number
8/112928
Publication Number
5453581
Application Date
August 30, 1993
Publication Date
September 26, 1995
Inventor
Peter E Albertson
Cooper City
FL, US
Henry F Liebman
Tamarac
FL, US
Agent
Pedro P Hernandez
Robert S Babayi
Assignee
Motorola
IL, US
IPC
H05K 1/02
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