Low Noise AC Quick Disconnect Connector
Original Publication Date: 1980-Oct-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-13
This connector provides a quick disconnect of AC lines by the use of spring-loaded contacts on flat surfaces. An individual ground shield follows the center conductor throughout the connector. The ground shield minimizes cross talk between connectors. A bellows-type spring surrounds the center conductor. Together with the outside shield, it provides a noise guard throughout the conductor. The spring-loaded contacts minimize impedance discontinuity along the conductor connector.