Patent Number: 7,100,257

Title: Top press tool

Abstract: Embodiments of the invention generally provide a fixture for assembling an optical component. The fixture generally includes a substantially rigid base member having a measurement aperture formed therein, a pair of upstanding frame members, each of the upstanding frame members having a pivotal mount and a vertical slot formed therein, and a support press slidably positioned within the vertical slot. The fixture may further include a component support assembly positioned below the support press, and a pivot arm connected to the support press at a first end, pivotally connected to the pivot mount at a middle portion, and a screw actuator at a second end.

Inventors: Wisecarver; Martin (Fremont, CA)

Assignee: Finisar Corporation

International Classification: B30B 9/00 (20060101); B23Q 17/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 9/05/02018