Connector unit

  • US 8,920,043 B2
  • Filed: 03/02/2009
  • Issued: 12/30/2014
  • Est. Priority Date: 03/03/2008
  • Status: Active Grant
First Claim
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1. A connector unit for positioning and connecting a plurality of optical fiber plugs, the connector unit comprising:

  • a positioning member that has a plurality of plug insertion holes for arranging and positioning the plurality of optical fiber plugs; and

    an adapter that has a plurality of plug guide holes for guiding tip ends of the plurality of optical fiber plugs positioned by the positioning member along an inserted and connected direction of the optical fiber plugs to connect with the optical fiber plugs, and arms which are formed in the plug guide holes and removably engage the optical fiber plugs,wherein the plurality of plug insertion holes is provided with a connection releasing portion for dividing the plurality of optical fiber plugs into a plurality of optical fiber groups and for changing a timing of releasing connections of the optical fiber plugs from the adapter for each of the plurality of optical fiber plug groups.

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