Resources Contact Us Home
Browse by: INVENTOR PATENT HOLDER PATENT NUMBER DATE
 
 
Anvil design for rivet setting machine










Image Number 15 for United States Patent #6546613.

The present invention provides a novel anvil for a rivet setting machine configured to drive a rivet into a workpiece within a riveting process. The anvil has a cavity therein configured to accommodate a deformation of the rivet and the workpiece during the riveting process. The cavity is defined by a main portion configured to support the workpiece during the riveting process and a relief portion that is proximate to the main portion. The relief portion is configured to provide an area into which the workpiece and the rivet deform during the riveting process. The relief portion includes at least one relief pocket configured to maintain an area which remains unoccupied by the workpiece and the rivet throughout the entire riveting process. The relief portion does not substantially hinder the workpiece and rivet during the riveting process and allows the workpiece and rivet to freely deform during the riveting process.








 
 
  Recently Added Patents
Mounting apparatus for PCI card
Encoding method and encoding device, decoding method and decoding device and transcoding method and transcoder for multi-object audio signals
Method of forming solderable side-surface terminals of quad no-lead frame (QFN) integrated circuit packages
Cake knife handle
Digital camera supporting intelligent self-timer mode and method of controlling the same
Surfcraft fin
Bad column management with bit information in non-volatile memory systems
  Randomly Featured Patents
Honeycomb cell structure and method of manufacture
Simultaneous placement and routing (SPAR) method for integrated circuit physical design automation system
Disk drive power management system
Graphical user interface components that interact through a collaboration server
Penile erection system and methods of implanting and using same
3D biplane microscopy
Engine with a direct passage from the oil reservoir to the oil pump
Masked memory cells
Face for a golf club head
Child's activity center