Accession Number:

ADD008849

Title:

Separable Fiber Optic Cable Connector.

Descriptive Note:

Patent,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1981-07-21

Pagination or Media Count:

6.0

Abstract:

A separable connector is provided for optically joining one or more pairs of fiber optic cable terminals, each of which pairs is supported within a respective rigid alignment sleeve mounted within the connector in a resilient collar so that the alignment sleeves can be individually longitudinal withdrawn from the collar to allow cleaning of the cables faces the terminal ends of each pair of cables being maintained in a closely spaced, single air-to-glass optical junction. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Fiber Optics and Integrated Optics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE