Conductive Rivet For Circuit Card
Patent, Filed 8 Jul 2004, patented 4 Oct 2005
DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC
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The conductive rivet designed to connect the first and second conducting surfaces of circuit board through an aperture in the board. The rivet includes a conical member with an associated insulating washer associated on one side of circuit board. A T-shaped rivet and cooperating insulating sleeve are designed to contact the opposite side of the circuit board and provide a thermal conduction path via tail on the T-shaped rivet to the conical member on the opposing side.
- Electrical and Electronic Equipment