Global patent index - EP 0979429 A2

EP 0979429 A2 2000-02-16 - MULTIPLE PACK ACTIVE DEVICE RECEPTACLES

Title (en)

MULTIPLE PACK ACTIVE DEVICE RECEPTACLES

Title (de)

VIELFACHSTECKERBUCHSEN MIT AKTIVEN KOMPONENTEN

Title (fr)

CONNECTEUR MULTICONNEXION A COMPOSANTS ACTIFS

Publication

EP 0979429 A2 (EN)

Application

EP 98904686 A

Priority

  • US 9801454 W
  • US 79292997 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9834141A2] A multiple receptable pack (300) for terminating more than one optical fiber at individual active devices (210), such as photodetectors, or solid-state light sources. The pack (300) includes a housing (304), termination fixtures (110) and active devices (210). The housing (304) has openings (302) for receiving the terminal portions of more than one optical fiber and doors (306) located at the openings biased to closed positions and having latches (308) for releasably receiving optical fiber plugs (12) and a removable plate allowing access to an interior of the housing (304). The termination fixtures (110) and the active devices (210) may be mounted to individual substrates (208) attached to an interior portion of each of the multiple receptacles (302) of the housing.

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

G02B 6/38

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

G02B 6/38 (2006.01); G02B 6/42 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

G02B 6/4292 (2013.01); G02B 6/3807 (2013.01); G02B 6/3849 (2013.01); G02B 6/4255 (2013.01); G02B 6/4261 (2013.01); B08B 2240/02 (2013.01); G02B 6/3823 (2013.01); G02B 6/3847 (2013.01); G02B 6/3851 (2013.01); G02B 6/3862 (2013.01); G02B 6/3865 (2013.01); G02B 6/3869 (2013.01); G02B 6/3887 (2013.01); G02B 6/3893 (2013.01); G02B 6/3897 (2013.01); G02B 6/421 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

DE ES FR GB IT

EPO simple patent family

WO 9834141 A2 19980806; WO 9834141 A3 19981210; AU 6249698 A 19980825; EP 0979429 A2 20000216; JP 2002514317 A 20020514

INPADOC legal status

2000-03-15 [18W] WITHDRAWN

- Ref Legal Event Code: 18W

- Date of withdrawal: 20000118

2000-02-16 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Ref Legal Event Code: 17P

- Effective date: 19990731

2000-02-16 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Ref Legal Event Code: AK

- Designated State(s): DE ES FR GB IT