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Albert W Zemek, Frederick G Tomko, David C Knapp: Apparatus for selecting, transporting, and inserting single in-line components. Universal Instruments Corporation, Fidelman Wolffe & Waldron, May 4, 1982: US04327483 (13 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for individually selecting a number of single in-line package (SIP) components and sequentially inserting them into a printed circuit board. The apparatus has a basic mode of operation, under a program control, comprising a shuttle assembly and a component pickup and insertion assembly, ...


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Foster James E: Methode et dispositif de redressement et dalignement de conducteurs, et dessai de fonctionnement de composants electriques, Method and apparatus for straightening and aligning leads and testing electrical functioning of components. Universal Instruments Corporation, WILBUR JAMES T, July 22, 1986: CA1208371

ABSTRACT OF THE DISCLOSUREA method and apparatus is disclosed for handling singlein-line packaged (SIP) components wherein the components areindividually selected from a plurality of magazine supplies,transported to a gauging station at which the leads thereofare straightened and aligned and electri ...