Accession Number : AD0164227

Title :   Crystal Bending Tool.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Saunders,Richard L.

Report Date : 12 OCT 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 3

Abstract : The patent describes a mechanical device or tool for bending crystals on a known radius without any deleterious effects on the crystal. One adjustable roller is moved on an arc relative to a fixed cylinder so that the roller maintains a desired radius with respect to the fixer to form a curved crystal having a specific thickness and curvature.

Descriptors :   *Small tools, *Patents, Bending, Crystals

Subject Categories : Machinery and Tools
      Crystallography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE