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Ian J Gray, Melvin D White: Electrical conductor terminating arrangements. ITT, Thomas L Peterson, August 20, 1996: US05548088 (180 worldwide citation)

An electrical conductor terminating arrangement such as an electrical connector includes a contact-making element which makes good contact with an electrical conductor in response to axial pressure displacement over the contact-making element of a displaceable element to exert a radial force on the ...


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Ian J Gray, Melvin D White: Electrical connectors. ITT, Thomas L Peterson, April 15, 1997: US05620339 (159 worldwide citation)

A connector (e.g. coaxial connector) comprises a tubular body structure (22, 23) with an axially extending bore therein for receiving an incoming cable (40) (e.g. coaxial) and for accommodating electrically-conductive contact-making means (31) located adjacent a part of the cable within the tubular ...


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Klaus Heberle: Master-slave data transmission system employing a flexible single-wire bus. Deutsche ITT, Thomas L Peterson, August 17, 1993: US05237322 (147 worldwide citation)

A master-slave data transmission system employs a flexible single-wire bus and where any master unit can send data to or read data from any slave at a single time. Data transfer is accomplished by means of a flexible message format having a variable-length address section and a variable-length data ...


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John W Anhalt: Zero insertion force connector. International Telephone and Telegraph Corporation, Thomas L Peterson, July 3, 1979: US04159861 (143 worldwide citation)

An electrical connector in which two rows of resilient contacts are mounted in a connector housing on opposite sides of a slot which is adapted to receive a printed circuit board or similar electrical component therein. The end portion of the spring contacting section of each contact is reversely be ...


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Gerald Graham: Connector and tool therefor. International Telephone and Telegraph Corporation, Thomas L Peterson, April 27, 1976: US03953097 (124 worldwide citation)

A connector which may be connected to a fitting, such as a CATV outlet, without the use of a tool, but which requires a tool for removal of the connector from the fitting. The connector comprises an outer body and an inner rotatable shell with a one-way driving means therebetween. A special tool is ...


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Ulrich Schmidt, Knut Caesar: Wavefront array processor for blocking the issuance of first handshake signal (req) by the presence of second handshake signal (ack) which indicates the readyness of the receiving cell. Deutsche ITT, Thomas L Peterson, April 25, 1995: US05410723 (119 worldwide citation)

A wavefront array processor where each cell includes a handshake port for asynchronous data transfer with an adjacent cell. The handshake port includes a buffer for receiving data from the adjacent cell and a latch for transferring data to the adjacent cell. Data transfer is accomplished through use ...


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Rene A Mosquera, Michael A Lin: Simplified contact connector system. ITT Corporation, Thomas L Peterson, January 26, 1993: US05181855 (118 worldwide citation)

A connector system is provided that is especially useful for SCEM (small computer expandability module) systems wherein small circuit boards or "tiles" can be stacked at different positions on a small mother board, wherein each connector includes numerous very small matable contacts that must carry ...


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Ian James Stafford Gray, Mike Duff: Electrical connector with automatic conductor termination. ITT Manufacturing Enterprises, Thomas L Peterson, July 18, 2000: US06089903 (113 worldwide citation)

An electrical connector includes a housing (12) and a coupling assembly (35) that has a mateable contact (32) at the front of the housing and a conductor-terminating coupling (34). The coupling has a pair of arms (38, 40) with jaws (48) that are biased toward an axis (37). A holder member (54) has a ...


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David R Pinney, Kevin Stanton: Crosstalk suppressing connector. ITT, Thomas L Peterson, August 20, 1996: US05547405 (113 worldwide citation)

An electrical connector is provided with at least two pairs of signal-carrying contacts, which provides a low cost, compact, and rugged construction for minimizing crosstalk. While two initial contacts (A, B, FIG. 2) of the two pairs (102, 104) lie adjacent to each other, so there is unwanted capaci ...


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Steven G Morton: Single instruction multiple data (SIMD) cellular array processing apparatus employing a common bus where a first number of bits manifest a first bus portion and a second number of bits manifest a second bus portion. ITT Corporation, Thomas L Peterson, July 25, 1989: US04852048 (104 worldwide citation)

In a cellular array including a matrixed array of processing elements, the processing elements are controlled by software to overcome manufacturing defects, to cooperate together to form words of varying size and to replace cells that become defective during the lifetime of the processor. These cell ...



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