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Smith Donald J: Alignable end seals for a splice case. Smith Schreyer & Assoc, September 19, 1972: US3692926 (32 worldwide citation)

A device for sealing the ends of a splice case. The device comprises two end seals rigidly fixed to each other by connecting members. Each end seal is made of two mating end pieces which are tightly clamped together about the cables by mechanical means. The connecting members provide alignment of th ...


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Smith Donald J: Enclosure for an electrical cable splice. Smith Schreyer & Assoc, November 9, 1971: US3619481 (30 worldwide citation)

An enclosure for a cable splice in which a sheet of flexible material bearing a porous spacer mat is provided with rigid but deformable bars along its sides so that when the sheet of material is folded around the cables the bars provide a rigid support. The bars are deformable so that the centers th ...


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Smith Donald J: Splice enclosure for buried cable. Communications Tech, May 10, 1984: GB2129230-A (4 worldwide citation)

A cable splice is enclosed by a) wrapping a collar (27, 28) about the cables (21-24) on each side of the splice zone; b) enclosing the splice in blocks of grease (32); c) wrapping the splice in plastic sheet(s) (34) which extend over each cable; d) taping the sheets in place over each collar; e) squ ...


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Smith Donald J, Foster Seth: Telephone patch system. Smith Schreyer & Assoc, October 3, 1972: US3696320 (3 worldwide citation)

A telephone patch system includes an insulating terminal block having a plurality of passageways and guideways arranged together in a series of columns. Each passageway includes a contact pin which is connected at one end to a telephone line. Each column is adapted to receive a patching plug and a m ...


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Smith Donald J: Enveloppe depissure pour conducteur de branchement sur reseau, Service wire splice enclosure. Communications Technology Corporation, MACRAE & CO, November 15, 1983: CA1157137 (2 worldwide citation)

SERVICE WIRE SPLICE ENCLOSURE ABSTRACT OF THE DISCLOSUREAn enclosure for an electric cable splice suitablefor burial in the ground, An enclosure which providesmoisture-proofing and mechanical protection for the splice,A pair of shells which slide together to form a box-likeenclosure having a main co ...


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Smith Donald J: Flexible braid earth connection. Communications Tech, August 24, 1983: GB2114823-A (1 worldwide citation)

An electrical earth connection utilizing flexible braid has a metal strip (10) with three elongate openings being folded over a length of flexible wire braid (20) to bring the three openings in alignment with the braid. An opening (22) is formed in the braid aligned with the openings in the metal st ...


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Wilkins Timothy A, Smith Donald J: Fiber optic cable splice closure. Psi Telecommunications, October 21, 1998: EP0871909-A1

A fiber optic splice closure assembly (8) has two end plate assemblies (12), and a closure base (9) and a closure cover (11) attached to the end plate assemblies (12). An adapter is secured within the cable entrance port in the end plate assembly to alter the end plate opening to accommodate a fiber ...


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SUNDHOLM BRAD S , RUTKIEWICZ JASON , VON MATT NIK , KLEIN STEVE , SMITH DONALD J : [de] SCHNECKENWELLENUNTERBAUGRUPPE, [en] WORM SHAFT SUBASSEMBLY, [fr] SOUS-ENSEMBLE DARBRE DE VIS SANS FIN. STEERING SOLUTIONS IP HOLDING , November 2, 2016: EP3088771-A1

[en] According to one exemplary embodiment of the present invention a worm shaft subassembly (60) for supporting a worm shaft (50) is provided. The worm shaft has a worm shaft radial load, a worm shaft axial load, and a worm shaft axial travel. The worm shaft subassembly includes at least one dampin ...