Patent Number: 7,822,309

Title: Drive for system for processing fiber optic connectors

Abstract: An apparatus for moving a fiber including a plurality of fiber optic connectors through a system for processing the plurality of fiber optic connectors. The apparatus can include a first drive mechanism for moving the fiber through the system, such as a cart and a conveyor. The apparatus can include a second drive mechanism for moving the plurality of fiber optic connectors through the system, such as a screw drive. The apparatus can also include a controller for coordinating movement of the first drive mechanism with the second drive mechanism.

Inventors: Bianchi; Robert J. (Minneapolis, MN)

Assignee: ADC Telecommunications, Inc.

International Classification: G02B 6/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2018-10-26 0:00:00