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Non-contact handling device

United States Patent

May 15, 2007
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A pressurized fluid handling nozzle has a body with a first end and a second end, a fluid conduit and a recess at the second end. The first end is configured for connection to a pressurized fluid source. The fluid conduit has an inlet at the first end and an outlet at the recess. The nozzle uses the Bernoulli effect for lifting a part.
Reece; Mark (Albuquerque, NM), Knorovsky; Gerald A. (Albuquerque, NM), MacCallum; Danny O. (Edgewood, NM)
The United States of America as represented by the United States Department of Energy (Washington, DC), N/A (
10/ 859,179
June 3, 2004
The United States Government has rights in this invention pursuant to Contract No. DE-AC04-94AL85000 between the United States Department of Energy and Sandia National Laboratory.