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Floating Edge Connector for Electronic Cards

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000037583D
Original Publication Date: 1989-Apr-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Jan-29

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Heybruck, WF Parish, GK [+details]

Abstract

A floating edge connector for electronic cards reduces the relative motion between card and connector, thus minimizing failure of individual connector interfaces, due to fretting corrosion or wear, experienced in high vibration environments.