Cable connector assembly

  • US 8,450,610 B2
  • Filed: 04/01/2010
  • Issued: 05/28/2013
  • Est. Priority Date: 07/30/2008
  • Status: Expired due to Fees
First Claim
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1. A cable connector assembly, comprising:

  • a fitting having first and second fitting ends and a fitting opening therethrough, wherein the fitting is formed from a conductive material;

    a ferrule having first and second ferrule ends, a ferrule opening therethrough, and one or more teeth disposed axially along the ferrule opening, wherein the ferrule is formed from a conductive material and wherein the first ferrule end is disposed over the second fitting end; and

    an inner conductive layer;

    a jacket surrounding the inner conductive layer, wherein the jacket is formed from at least one synthetic rubber; and

    wherein the inner conductive layer and the jacket are disposed between the second fitting end and the first ferrule end and the ferrule is secured around the fitting so that at least one of the one or more teeth pierce the jacket and wherein an EMI/RFI shield is created across the fitting, the ferrule, and the inner conductive layer.

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