Global Patent Index - EP 1242766 A1

EP 1242766 A1 2002-09-25 - METHOD FOR PASSIVE ALIGNMENT OF SUPPORTS, PARTICULARLY PLATES BEARING OPTICAL COMPONENTS

Title (en)

METHOD FOR PASSIVE ALIGNMENT OF SUPPORTS, PARTICULARLY PLATES BEARING OPTICAL COMPONENTS

Title (de)

VORRICHTUNG UND VERFAHREN ZUR PASSIVEN AUSRICHTUNG VON TRÄGERN, INSBESONDRE VON PLATTEN MIT OPTISCHEN KOMPONENTEN

Title (fr)

PROCEDE ET DISPOSITIF D'ALIGNEMENT PASSIF DE SUPPORTS, EN PARTICULIER DE PLAQUES PORTANT DES COMPOSANTS OPTIQUES

Publication

EP 1242766 A1 (FR)

Application

EP 01982540 A

Priority

  • FR 0103301 W
  • FR 0013680 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: FR2815677A1] The passive alignment method has a first (2) and second (8) component support section with holes (6,7) formed in the first section and opposite holes (11,12) in the opposite section. Balls (14,16) are placed in the two holes in one section and the second holes aligned. The size of the balls is set to provide a given angle between the two component parts.

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

F16M 11/04; G02B 6/42

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

G02B 7/00 (2006.01); F16M 11/04 (2006.01); F16M 11/08 (2006.01); G02B 6/42 (2006.01); G02B 6/43 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

F16M 11/041 (2013.01); F16M 11/22 (2013.01); G02B 6/4231 (2013.01); G02B 6/43 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 0235138A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH DE GB IT LI

EPO simple patent family

FR 2815677 A1 20020426; FR 2815677 B1 20030725; EP 1242766 A1 20020925; JP 2004512563 A 20040422; US 2003077050 A1 20030424; US 2005213896 A1 20050929; WO 0235138 A1 20020502

INPADOC legal status


2006-08-23 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20060301

2005-02-23 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

- Effective date: 20050107

2004-05-12 [RBV] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES (CORRECTION):

- Designated State(s): AT BE CH DE GB IT LI

2002-09-25 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20020522

2002-09-25 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A1

- Designated State(s): AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE TR