US 10,893,636 B2
Method for forming a pickup area of a board level shield
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); and Kenneth M. Robinson, Effort, PA (US)
Assigned to Laird Technologies Inc., Chesterield, MO (US)
Filed by Laird Technologies, Inc., Chesterfield, MO (US)
Filed on Mar. 7, 2018, as Appl. No. 15/914,271.
Claims priority of provisional application 62/615,320, filed on Jan. 9, 2018.
Claims priority of provisional application 62/469,978, filed on Mar. 10, 2017.
Prior Publication US 2018/0263144 A1, Sep. 13, 2018
Int. Cl. H05K 9/00 (2006.01); G06F 1/18 (2006.01)
CPC H05K 9/0032 (2013.01) [H05K 9/0024 (2013.01); H05K 9/0026 (2013.01); H05K 9/0081 (2013.01); G06F 1/182 (2013.01); H05K 2201/10371 (2013.01)] 19 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
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.