Patent Number: 8,872,030

Title: Cable management system

Abstract: A cable management system for a patch panel component having a connectivity interface configured to connect with cables includes a cable support plate and two cable support brackets. Each cable support bracket includes a support bar, a first bracket and a second bracket. A fastener hingedly attaches the first bracket to the second bracket and is positioned to slideably mount the first and second brackets to the support bar. The first and second brackets include mounting plates that move toward and away from one another when sliding the cable support brackets. The brackets mount to opposed projecting pins on a patch panel. The fastener holds each cable support bracket in the desired position.

Inventors: McNeal; Jeffrey Lane (Winston-Salem, NC), Herndon; Stephen Scott (Danville, VA)

Assignee: Tyco Electronics Corporation

International Classification: H02G 3/04 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2018-10-28 0:00:00