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Bob Mouissie: Integrated circuit connector. E I Du Pont de Nemours and Company, October 2, 1979: US04169642 (118 worldwide citation)

A flexible printed circuit has printed electrical contacts which are spring loaded to corresponding integrated circuit contacts or to corresponding other circuit contacts to form a connector.


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John W Smith Jr, Francis A Scherpenberg, Ching Lin Jiang, Michael L Bolan: Space-saving back-up power supply. Dallas Semiconductor Corporation, David N Leonard, February 24, 1987: US04645943 (67 worldwide citation)

A space-saving back-up power supply apparatus has length and width dimensions substantially the same as those of a conventional integrated circuit connector. The apparatus includes sockets arranged on its top for making connection to a socket-pluggable integrated circuit such as a standard CMOS RAM, ...


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Stephen C Jacobsen, David T Markus, David P Marceau, Ralph W Pensel: Miniaturized imaging device with integrated circuit connector system. Sarcos Investments LC, Thorpe North & Western, January 23, 2007: US07166537 (60 worldwide citation)

A miniaturized imaging device and method of viewing small luminal cavities are described. The imaging device can be used as part of a catheter, and can include a lens, an SSID including an imaging array optically coupled to the lens; an umbilical including a conductive line; and an adaptor configure ...


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Tom G Jameson: Constant impedance integrated circuit connector. Honeywell, Thomas J Nikolai, Frederick W Niebuhr, Roger W Jensen, January 19, 1988: US04720770 (39 worldwide citation)

An interconnecting grid is disclosed for joining integrated circuit components. The grid has the form of a honeycomb, and is made up of a plurality of interconnected hexagonal conduits, each conduit surrounding an associated pin extended from the integrated circuit component. Each conduit surrounds ...


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Cutchaw John M: Integrated circuit connector. Haynes Jr Herbert E, April 1, 1975: US3874768 (28 worldwide citation)

A device for demountably connecting an integrated circuit package to a printed circuit board. The device employs a dual-contact spring element for connecting each lead of the package to the board by providing two signal paths for each interconnection.


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John Preston Ammon: Low profile integrated circuit connector and method. Elfab Corporation, Crisman & Moore, August 17, 1976: US03975072 (27 worldwide citation)

A low profile connector for electrical components having a plurality of leads extending therefrom, such as integrated circuit packages. Rectangular folded contacts, each having an open top lead receiving socket portion, are press fitted into aligned apertures in a substrate with the socket portions ...


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Stephen C Jacobsen, David T Markus, David P Marceau, Ralph W Pensel: Miniaturized imaging device with integrated circuit connector system. Sterling LC, Thorpe North & Western, September 22, 2009: US07591780 (24 worldwide citation)

A miniaturized imaging device and method of viewing small luminal cavities are described. The imaging device can be used as part of a catheter, and can include a lens, an SSID including an imaging array optically coupled to the lens; an umbilical including a conductive line; and an adaptor configure ...


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Johannes C W Bakermans: Integrated circuit connector. AMP Incorporated, Frederick W Raring, August 24, 1982: US04345810 (21 worldwide citation)

A clamping lid for an electrical connector is disclosed, the connector being of the type intended for a rectangular integrated circuit package. The connector comprises a rectangular housing having a central well which receives the IC package and having contacts mounted in the side rails of the conne ...


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Stephen C Jacobsen, David T Markus, David P Marceau, Ralph W Pensel: Miniaturized imaging device with integrated circuit connector system. Sterling LC, Thorpe North & Western, December 8, 2009: US07629659 (15 worldwide citation)

A miniaturized imaging device and method of viewing small luminal cavities are described. The imaging device can be used as part of a catheter, and can include a lens, an SSID including an imaging array optically coupled to the lens; an umbilical including a conductive line; and an adaptor configure ...


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David Q Taylor: Generic rotatable connector assembly for testing integrated circuit packages. Hewlett Packard Company, November 30, 1993: US05266059 (14 worldwide citation)

A rotatable generic connector assembly for testing an integrated circuit package has an integrated circuit connector that can be connected to the integrated circuit package leads in any of a plurality of possible orientations; a second connector having a pattern of electrical contacts arranged in a ...