Donn Baker, John E Clarke, Chris G Johnson: Modular cross-connect panel. AT&T Information Systems, David H Tannenbaum, August 20, 1985: US04536052 (42 worldwide citation)

There is disclosed a cross-connect having a hinged rotating section panel which accepts multi-pair cables. The hinged section is mounted to a forward edge of a support section and the multi-pair cables are suspended between the two sections so that the cables remain in the same plane regardless of t ...

Donald M Genaro, Chris G Johnson, Alvin R Tilley: Multidirection connector housing. Henry Dreyfuss Associates, Morgan & Finnegan, December 16, 1986: US04629276 (25 worldwide citation)

A multidirection connector housing for an electronic plug assembly comprises a body portion, a strain relief portion and a locking mechanism for locking the body portion and the strain relief portion together in at least seven orientations with respect to a connector plug. The plane formed at the in ...

John O Csuri, Bernard A DeSiena, Chris G Johnson, David L Kisenwether: Mounting bracket. American Telephone and Telegraph Company, AT&T Information Systems, Frederick B Luludis, January 3, 1989: US04795119

A mounting bracket formed from a length of wire in a double-L configuration includes retaining clips which engage corresponding grooves formed in a modular cross-connect unit. The flexibility of the bracket's L-shape itself provides a spring function that holds the unit in the bracket when the groov ...