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PCI Card Plug Guide

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000035734D
Original Publication Date: 1989-Aug-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Jan-28

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Bill, LJ Schmidt, DA Taylor, JM [+details]

Abstract

The one-piece molded design maintains the tight dimensional control between the connector and the card edge that is required to ensure that the card tabs will reliably mate with the connector. This guide inserts into the sheet metal chassis, thus eliminating the need for special sheet metal fabrication techniques.