1
Ronald A Nordin, Jack E Caveney: Patch field documentation and revision systems. Panduit, Robert A McCann, Zachary J Smolinski, Anthony P Curtis, June 26, 2007: US07234944 (136 worldwide citation)

A communication network device and corresponding patch field system are disclosed. The device includes a port module, ports, and an appliqué attached to a face of the port module. The appliqué includes a printed circuit board (PCB) with conductive pads. A patch cord connects the device with an intel ...


2
Samuel M Marrs, Robert R Brown, John J Bulanda: Modular latch and guide rail arrangement for use in fiber optic cable management systems. Panduit, Robert A McCann, Jay A Saltzman, Christopher S Clancy, November 11, 2003: US06647197 (122 worldwide citation)

The present invention is directed to a latch and guide rail arrangement that facilitates the insertion and removal of a module into and from a cable management system. This arrangement includes a latch arm assembly provided on a module and a guide rail assembly provided within an enclosure. As the m ...


3
Jack E Caveney: Slack cable management system. Panduit, Robert A McCann, Jay A Saltzman, Christopher S Clancy, September 2, 2003: US06614978 (122 worldwide citation)

The invention is a slack cable management system for use with a cable management system, having a plurality of spools secured along a frame to receive slack cable. The spools have an elongate substantially half-cylindrical shaft having a curved cable-contacting surface, and a terminal flange. A main ...


4
Michael Doorhy, Andrew J Stroede, Russell A Vanderhoof: Low crosstalk modular communication connector. Panduit, Robert A McCann, April 16, 2002: US06371793 (121 worldwide citation)

A modular communications connector includes a housing defining a plug receiving opening, a conductor carrying sled including a printed circuit board designed in conjunction with the conductors to improve crosstalk performance. The connector includes a wire containment fixture arrangement allows for ...


5
Jack E Caveney, Ronald A Nordin: Method and apparatus for patch panel patch cord documentation and revision. Panduit, Robert A McCann, Zachary J Smolinski, Anthony P Curtis, November 20, 2007: US07297018 (112 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus are provided for monitoring and reporting cable connectivity such as patch panel port-level connectivity on a real-time basis. For patch panel systems, the approach is based upon a distributed architecture that may be modularly scalable and may reduce, if not eliminate, the ne ...


6
Jed M Barker, Mark J Donnell, Kevin E Honan: Angled patch panel with cable support bar for network cable racks. Panduit, Robert A McCann, Christopher S Clancy, March 15, 2005: US06866541 (99 worldwide citation)

A patch panel mountable to a network rack includes a patch panel frame and rack mounting plates. The frame forms a central section having a longitudinal width sized to fit within the network rack. The rack mounting plates are provided on opposite longitudinal ends of the central section and allow th ...


7
Charles F VanderVelde, Donald C Wiencek: Wireway system having a pivotable cover. Panduit, Robert A McCann, Jay A Saltzman, Christopher S Clancy, August 20, 2002: US06437243 (98 worldwide citation)

The reenterable wireway system of the present invention includes a channel-shaped slotted duct, an integrally co-extruded U-shaped cover assembly and discrete latches. The duct has an elongate base and two substantially parallel duct walls extending generally perpendicularly from the base with each ...


8
Jack E Caveney, Dale A Block: Cable management system. Panduit, Robert A McCann, Jay A Saltzman, Christopher S Clancy, June 24, 2003: US06584267 (97 worldwide citation)

The invention is an improved cable management system having an open frame, such as a telecommunications network rack, a plurality of enclosures for containing fiber optic equipment secured to the frame, at least one cable trough assembly defining a primary horizontal cable pathway, cable fanning gui ...


9
Robert Nicoli, Randall T Woods: Wiring duct fittings. Panduit, Mark D Hilliard, Robert A McCann, Michael J Turgeon, May 19, 1998: US05753855 (95 worldwide citation)

A duct fitting for joining a plurality of separate duct sections is provided. The fitting cover includes flanges formed on the sidewalls for engaging with a corresponding recess in the duct section to provide engagement, and further includes an independent latch for securing the cover to the base fi ...


10
Mark E Canty, Michael J McGarth: Rack-mountable cable manager. Panduit, Robert A McCann, Christopher S Clancy, February 21, 2006: US07000784 (92 worldwide citation)

An integrally molded rack-mountable manager for managing the routing of cables along a network rack supporting electrical components having distinct rows of ports. The manager includes an integrally molded channel having a base portion and a pair of slotted side wall portions for retaining cables th ...