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Card Pin Locator

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000090334D
Original Publication Date: 1969-Apr-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Mar-05
Document File: 2 page(s) / 56K

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Scott, WE: AUTHOR

Abstract

Card pin locator 17 indicates the column and row of upstanding contact pins 10 or openings 11 provided in card 12 for electric components. Card 12 has a pair of female connector assemblies 13 and 14 fixed on one edge having downwardly extending ribs 15 and 16. Locator 17 is a U-shaped frame having center leg 18 and end legs 19 and 20. Slots 21 and 22 are cut into legs 19 and 20 for receiving ribs 15 and 16 to accurately position card 12 relative to locator 17. Numbered row indicator lines a are inscribed on leg 18. Lettered column indicator lines b are inscribed on legs 19 and 20 in alignment with and for indicating respectively the rows and columns of pins 10 or openings 11. Corresponding numbered and lettered indicator lines a' and b" can be provided on the underside of frame 17.

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Card Pin Locator

Card pin locator 17 indicates the column and row of upstanding contact pins 10 or openings 11 provided in card 12 for electric components. Card 12 has a pair of female connector assemblies 13 and 14 fixed on one edge having downwardly extending ribs 15 and 16. Locator 17 is a U-shaped frame having center leg 18 and end legs 19 and 20. Slots 21 and 22 are cut into legs 19 and 20 for receiving ribs 15 and 16 to accurately position card 12 relative to locator
17. Numbered row indicator lines a are inscribed on leg 18. Lettered column indicator lines b are inscribed on legs 19 and 20 in alignment with and for indicating respectively the rows and columns of pins 10 or openings 11. Corresponding numbered and lettered indicator lines a' and b" can be provided on the underside of frame 17.

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