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MORE RELIABLE NETWORK CONNECTORS

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000009073D
Original Publication Date: 1999-Jun-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2002-Aug-06

Publishing Venue

Motorola

Related People

Authors:
Andrew Lee Ming Wong

Abstract

There are often a few RJ-11 telephone cables with broken locking tabs lying around in every household. It is a pity to throw them into the garbage. Some recyclists may still want to use the cord by fastening them with masking tape or rubber bands etc. This creates an unreliable communica- tion phone systems. The same problem exists in network hook-up as well. With increasing usage demand of Globally connected computers like the Internet, Local Area Network and Wide Area Network, network connection reliability becomes ever more important. An improved RJ-45 or R&xx design is described in the following paragraphs.