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Keyboad Cable Connector Locking Device

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000059559D
Original Publication Date: 1988-Dec-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-16

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Schultz, KL Vitek, EJ, Jr [+details]

Abstract

This article describes a method for locking a keyboard connector in place, once it has been engaged, by using the device (locking ring) shown in Fig. 1. This locking ring is made up of two lever arms which engage or disengage a locking tab by rotating the ring.