Insulation Displacement Connection (IDC) with Push/Pull Tab on the Strain Relief
Original Publication Date: 1989-Oct-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Jan-31
The molded-in push/pull tab (1) will allow simultaneous cable (2) and connector (3) extraction in a linear direction (no canting) from a cable receptacle or header (not shown). The cable is not used as an extraction device, so it will not place a side force or load on the IDC cable strain relief.