Adapter panel with lateral sliding adapter arrays

  • US 9,448,379 B2
  • Filed: 07/30/2015
  • Issued: 09/20/2016
  • Est. Priority Date: 01/19/2007
  • Status: Active Grant
First Claim
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1. A chassis arrangement comprising:

  • a) a chassis housing defining an interior accessible through an open front of the chassis housing;

    b) a first sliding member coupled to the chassis housing, the first sliding member being configured to slide relative to the chassis housing so that at least a portion of the first sliding member passes through the open front of the chassis housing;

    c) a second sliding member supported by the first sliding member, the second sliding member having a row of front fiber optic connection locations and the second sliding member being configured to slide relative to the first sliding member along a forward-rearward axis;

    d) an arm extending forwardly of the front connection locations, the arm defining a handle positioned to assist movement of the row of front fiber optic connection locations relative to the chassis housing along the forward-rearward axis; and

    e) a fiber retaining ring carried by the arm, the ring positioned forward of the front fiber optic connection locations.

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