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Processor Controlled Zero Insertion Force Connector

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000052246D
Original Publication Date: 1981-May-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-11

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Uberbacher, EC [+details]

Abstract

This article describes a solenoid-actuated, zero insertion force connec which can be opened and closed under processor control. Processor control can be used for the cleaning of contact surfaces, personalization of devices, and control of power distribution within a device.