US 10,890,716 B2
Fiber splitter and connection module
David Jan Irma Van Baelen, Winksele (BE)
Assigned to CommScope Connectivity Belgium BVBA
Appl. No. 16/316,274
PCT Filed Jul. 10, 2017, PCT No. PCT/EP2017/067298
§ 371(c)(1), (2) Date Jan. 8, 2019,
PCT Pub. No. WO2018/007647, PCT Pub. Date Jan. 11, 2018.
Claims priority of provisional application 62/360,026, filed on Jul. 8, 2016.
Prior Publication US 2019/0302367 A1, Oct. 3, 2019
Int. Cl. G02B 6/28 (2006.01); G02B 6/44 (2006.01)
CPC G02B 6/28 (2013.01) [G02B 6/4471 (2013.01)] 20 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
1. A fiber optic splitter arrangement comprising:
a housing defining an interior, the housing having at least one input and at least one output;
a plurality of optical power splitters disposed within the interior, each optical power splitter having a separate splitter input and each optical power splitter having a plurality of splitter outputs, each of the optical power splitters being configured to split optical signals carried over a fiber received at the splitter input onto the respective splitter outputs; and
a multi-fiber connector terminating distal ends of at least some of the splitter outputs of each of at least two of the optical power splitters.