Resources Contact Us Home
Browse by: INVENTOR PATENT HOLDER PATENT NUMBER DATE
 
 
Focal plane scanning device










Image Number 3 for United States Patent #4708420.

A focal plane scanning device arranged to move a mirror in an optical scanning apparatus, such as an infrared scanner, including a mirror, that is connected to a support by a central flexure member. An additional pair of flexure members are provided, each of which are attached at one end to piezoceramic drive elements and at their second ends to an adjustment bracket that bears against the rear side of the mirror. The piezoceramic drive elements are attached at their second ends to the support. When the piezoceramic members are energized, a balanced movement of the mirror about the first flexure member results.








 
 
  Recently Added Patents
Antimicrobial flush solutions
Fuel cell system with mechanical check valve
Register files for a digital signal processor operating in an interleaved multi-threaded environment
Metal halide lamps with fast run-up and methods of operating the same
Spreading technique applied to broadband mobile communications by satelite relying on DVB-RCS
Data encoding and decoding apparatus and method thereof for verifying data integrity
Image processing apparatus and image processing method
  Randomly Featured Patents
Tire tread
Method for mounting a thread-protecting element into a receiving thread and mounting spindle and a thread-protecting element therefore
System and method for extracting water in a dry cleaning process involving a siloxane solvent
Method and device for file viewing using a mobile device
Paper-sided composite lid
Swept range gate short range radar system
Blow molded wheel with axle retainer
Novelty fishing machine
Mutual exculsion system and method for restarting critical sections of code when preempted during a critical section
Light-emitting diode