Patent Number: 8,876,560

Title: Stackable cable reel with field data distribution system

Abstract: A cable reel assembly comprises a hub configured to house a field communication distribution box with front and rear flanges projecting radially outward from front and rear edges of the hub. A cable receiving trough is formed between the flanges in which a communications cable may be wound. A nesting ring which is smaller in diameter that the front and rear flanges projects outward from the second flange. The nesting ring of a first cable reel assembly is positionable within an area surrounded by the first flange of a second cable reel to facilitate stacking of the cable reels.

Inventors: Thompson; Alvin Dean (St. Joseph, MO), Comley; Cecil Donald (Kansas City, MO), Comley; John Jeffrey (Liberty, MO), Comley; James Michael (Liberty, MO)

Assignee: DT Search and Designs, LLC

International Classification: H01R 9/22 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2019-11-04 0:00:00