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Document Type and Number:
Japanese Patent JP2003512963
Kind Code:
A retention and triggering mechanism with a shape memory actuator which ensures safe triggering and is of simple design and requires little energy. An end (7, 8) of a stressed wire is held by a free end of a wire made of shape memory material (9, 10) which contracts along its length when heated, thus withdrawing its free end from an opening (27, 28) formed in the end (7, 8) of the stressed wire thereby releasing the stressed wire.

Loin Martin
Schuster Andreese
Buggenreitel Haynes
Bolburg Harald
Leandel Marx
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Publication Date:
April 08, 2003
Filing Date:
September 14, 1999
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ARS Deutsche Land Gesellschaft Mitt Beschlenktel Haftung
International Classes:
B64G1/22; B64G1/64; E05B47/00; F16B1/00; B64G1/44; (IPC1-7): B64G1/64
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Hisako Ishido (3 outside)