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Tool for Testing Location of Electrical Connector in its Insulating Housing

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000049031D
Original Publication Date: 1982-Apr-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-09

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Authors:
Tapley, L [+details]

Abstract

A tool has a pair of blades that engage a reference surface on an electrical connector and a reference surface on a housing for the connector. The blades are relatively movable to actuate a switch to signal an operator that the connector is properly seated in its housing.