Patent Number: 6,916,055

Title: Lens press tool

Abstract: Embodiments provide for an optical component mounting apparatus and method. One embodiment provides a body defining a lens applicator tip at one end, wherein the lens applicator tip defines a lens contact surface. A lens retaining member includes a lens carrying tip defining a lens receiving opening and is slidably disposed over at least the lens applicator tip. The lens carrying tip is slidably positionable between a lens carrying position in which the lens carrying tip extends past the lens applicator tip, and a lens release position in which the lens carrying tip is retracted with respect to the lens applicator tip.

Inventors: Hu; Charles (Sunnyvale, CA)

Assignee: Finisar Corporation

International Classification: G02B 7/00 (20060101); B25J 015/12 ()

Expiration Date: 7/12/02017