Accession Number : AD0163934
Title : Quick-Disconnect Electrical Connector.
Descriptive Note : Patent,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C
Personal Author(s) : Gauchat,Richard H. ; Sabel,Nathan W.
Report Date : 27 MAR 1973
Pagination or Media Count : 4
Abstract : The patent describes a quick-disconnect electrical connector having a tubular body with an outwardly extending tapered surface and a barrel having a plurality of resilient fingers surrounding said tapered surface. Cam means are provided for moving said barrel relative to said tubular body whereby said fingers are outwardly extended. A pair of electrical contacts are provided inside said tubular body for engaging with contacts in a mating connector.
Descriptors : (*ELECTRIC CONNECTORS, DISCONNECT FITTINGS), (*PATENTS, ELECTRIC CONNECTORS)
Subject Categories : ELECTRICAL AND ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE