Accession Number : AD0163934

Title :   Quick-Disconnect Electrical Connector.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Gauchat,Richard H. ; Sabel,Nathan W.

Report Date : 27 MAR 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : The patent describes a quick-disconnect electrical connector having a tubular body with an outwardly extending tapered surface and a barrel having a plurality of resilient fingers surrounding said tapered surface. Cam means are provided for moving said barrel relative to said tubular body whereby said fingers are outwardly extended. A pair of electrical contacts are provided inside said tubular body for engaging with contacts in a mating connector.

Descriptors :   (*ELECTRIC CONNECTORS, DISCONNECT FITTINGS), (*PATENTS, ELECTRIC CONNECTORS)

Subject Categories : Electrical and Electronic Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE