Patent Number: 6,305,962

Title: Inline cable connector

Abstract: An inline electrical connector includes a first housing shell and a second housing shell. The first housing shell has a cable entrance section and a planar mating section that includes a plurality of electrical connectors. The second housing shell also has a cable entrance section and a planar mating section that has a plurality of electrical connectors. The second housing shell can be mated with the first housing shell by overlapping engagement of the planar mating sections. The electrical connectors on the first housing shell are configured to mate with the electrical connectors on the second housing shell when the second housing shell is mated with the first housing shell.

Inventors: Maher; Timothy R. (Orangevale, CA), Rintoul; Thomas C. (Gold River, CA)

Assignee: Nimbus, Incorporated

International Classification: H01R 24/18 (20060101); H01R 24/00 (20060101); H01R 13/58 (20060101); H01R 13/585 (20060101); H01R 13/516 (20060101); H01R 013/28 ()

Expiration Date: 10/23/2018