US Patent No. 10,893,636

METHOD FOR FORMING A PICKUP AREA OF A BOARD LEVEL SHIELD


Patent No. 10,893,636
Issue Date January 12, 2021
Title Method For Forming A Pickup Area Of A Board Level Shield
Inventorship Paul W. Crotty, Jr., East Stroundsburg, PA (US)
Joseph H. Aubin, Hollis, NH (US)
Zbigniew M. Korus, Palatine, IL (US)
Brian J. Donahue, DeKalb, IL (US)
Kenneth M. Robinson, Effort, PA (US)
Assignee Laird Technologies Inc., Chesterield, MO (US)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,893,636

1. A method comprising raising a pickup area of a pickup member including one or more arms extending between the pickup area and one or more sidewalls of a frame of a board level shield (BLS), such that the pickup area is raised relative to and above an upper surface of the one or more sidewalls of the frame, and such that the pickup area rotates in place as the pickup area is raised relative to and above the upper surface of the one or more sidewalls, wherein raising the pickup area comprises rotating the pickup area in an X-Y plane such that the pickup area is moved in a Z direction relative to the upper surface of the one or more sidewalls without moving a location of the pickup area in either the X or Y directions.