Device to extrude indium wires

M. Ece, R. DeVito, Gianfranco Vidali

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A homemade, versatile, low-cost device to extrude indium wire for vacuum seals is described. It has the advantage that no boule of indium has to be made in advance, thereby reducing the amount of poisonous indium vapors, and that wires of different sizes can be made.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)3133-3134
Number of pages2
JournalReview of Scientific Instruments
Issue number12
StatePublished - 1986


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Physics and Astronomy (miscellaneous)

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