07474111 is referenced by 5 patents and cites 16 patents.

The probe assembly has a plurality of probes, a probe base provided with the probes, and a plurality of guard members provided on the probe base. Each probe has an arm portion supported on the probe base at its one end and extending from a mounting surface of the probe base at a distance substantially along the mounting surface. At the other end of each arm portion is formed a tip projecting so as to project in a direction to be away from the mounting surface of the probe base. The guard member is supported on the probe base near at least one side of each arm portion. The guard surface is positioned in the vicinity of the height position of one surface and the opposite other surface of the arm portion opposing the mounting surface of the probe base.

Title
Electrical probe assembly with guard members for the probes
Application Number
11/840942
Publication Number
7474111 (B2)
Application Date
August 18, 2007
Publication Date
January 6, 2009
Inventor
Satoshi Narita
Hirosaki
JP
Agent
Ingrassia Fisher & Lorenz P C
Assignee
Kabushiki Kaisha Nihon Micronics
JP
IPC
G01R 31/02
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