Patent Number: 6,283,642

Title: Fiber optic connector

Abstract: A fiber optic connector for connecting fiber optic light cables together includes a light housing for connection to a first fiber optic light cable and a coupling for connection to a second fiber optic light cable. The coupling includes a cage having a spring for locking the light housing to the coupling to connect the first fiber optic light cable and second fiber optic light cable together into a single light source.

Inventors: Schroeder; Fred Georg (Grosse Ile., MI), Pelino; John (Clinton Township, MI)

Assignee: Visteon Global Technologies, Inc.

International Classification: G02B 6/38 (20060101); G02B 6/40 (20060101); G02B 6/42 (20060101); G02B 006/36 ()

Expiration Date: 09/04/2018