Patent Number: 6,166,555

Title: Apparatus and method for seating and/or unseating printed circuit boards in a chamber

Abstract: An apparatus for connecting and/or disconnecting at least one printed circuit board with at least one socket in a chamber, the printed circuit board being at least partially disposed within the chamber, includes at least one tool engageable with at least one printed circuit board and capable of moving the printed circuit board into or out of connection with at least one socket in the chamber, or both. At least one automated actuator is connected with the at least one tool.

Inventors: Lillja; Charles (Houston, TX), Hugh; David Roy (Houston, TX)

Assignee: Reliability Inc.

International Classification: H05K 7/14 (20060101); H05K 13/00 (20060101); G01R 031/02 (); H01R 013/629 ()

Expiration Date: 12/26/2017