07194181 is referenced by 153 patents and cites 19 patents.

A fixture includes an adapter array with movable adapter modules and a storage panel. A housing of a connector holder includes a plurality of openings for receiving fiber optic connectors and protecting the polished end face of the connectors from damage while the connectors are stored within the storage panel. Each of the connectors are inserted within the openings in the connector holder for storage and protection until the cables need to be connected to a customer equipment cable in the adapter array. The fixture is used in a cabinet including fiber optic splitters. Offset vertical fingers are provided on the fixture for cable management.

Title
Adapter block including connector storage
Application Number
11/95033
Publication Number
7194181 (B2)
Application Date
March 31, 2005
Publication Date
March 20, 2007
Inventor
James J Solheid
Lakeville
MN, US
Matthew Holmberg
Le Center
MN, US
Agent
Merchant & Gould P C
Assignee
ADC Telecommunications
MN, US
IPC
G02B 6/00
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