06053456 is referenced by 27 patents and cites 12 patents.

A cable anchor assembly for facilitating ready anchored connection of cables to components while protecting the cables from external forces and from moisture. The assembly includes a plurality of plates slidably engageable along a rail for facilitating relative movement between the plates. Each plate has an engaging edge that defines a portion of a formable collar in which a cable is receivable. A fixture, such as a rubber boot, is placed over a section of the cable and, with the plates separated, the cable section is placed between the formable collar portions, whereupon the plates are brought into sliding edge-to-edge contact with each other to enclose the cable section and boot. With the plates in contact, a securing mechanism is operated to maintain contact between the plates. In a preferred embodiment, the boot is configured to create a substantially water-resistant seal between the cable section and the movable plates.

Title
Cable anchor assembly
Application Number
9/106685
Publication Number
6053456
Application Date
June 29, 1998
Publication Date
April 25, 2000
Inventor
John Anthony Dispenza
Long Valley
NJ, US
Assignee
Lucent Technologies
NJ, US
IPC
F16L 5/00
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