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Flex Cable Assembly for Card Tailgate I/O Connection

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000036065D
Original Publication Date: 1989-Sep-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Jan-28

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Authors:
Basista, JF Carden, GR Doolittle, FW Kolias, T Slavetsky, EJ Styverson, SA [+details]

Abstract

Tailgate connector systems are incorporated when I/O demands exceed those available at the card top and bottom edges. At this point, additional I/O connections have to be cabled from the side of the card. Disclosed is a design for a higher performance/lower noise card tailgate connection assembly.