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Termination for Flat Cable with Electromagnetic Shielding

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000049034D
Original Publication Date: 1982-Apr-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-09

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Authors:
Corcoran, PM Evans, RT Jackson, RG Kiciak, PA [+details]

Abstract

A termination for a flat cable has upper and lower parts that clamp the cable between interfitting protrusions that mechanically grip the outer jacket of the cable and electrically connect the cable ground shield to provide electromagnetic shielding where the cable enters an enclosure.