Accession Number:

ADD008279

Title:

Vacuum Sealed Manipulator.

Descriptive Note:

Patent,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC

Report Date:

1980-07-15

Pagination or Media Count:

8.0

Abstract:

The invention provides one or more externally controlled manipulators for a generally circularly cylindrical vacuum chamber which manipulators are capable of small precision translations in three orthogonal directions and can grasp and transport a sample around the chamber on a circular path, rotate the sample 180 deg. about a radius of the path, and after releasing the sample into a chamber fixture for storing, processing andor testing is free to address other samples. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE