US 11,658,428 B1
Low profile lighting adapters
James D. Leahy, Redding, CT (US); and Andrew F. Sack, Redding, CT (US)
Assigned to Lumenture, Inc., Monroe, CT (US)
Filed by Lumenture, LLC, Monroe, CT (US)
Filed on Apr. 20, 2021, as Appl. No. 17/235,017.
Application 17/235,017 is a continuation of application No. 16/279,570, filed on Feb. 19, 2019, granted, now 10,985,478, issued on Apr. 20, 2021.
Claims priority of provisional application 62/631,676, filed on Feb. 17, 2018.
Int. Cl. H01R 25/14 (2006.01); H01R 9/24 (2006.01); F21V 23/06 (2006.01); F21V 21/30 (2006.01)
CPC H01R 9/2416 (2013.01) [F21V 21/30 (2013.01); F21V 23/06 (2013.01); H01R 9/2483 (2013.01)] 10 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A lighting adapter configured to be received by a lighting track, comprising:
a housing including a plurality of electrical conductors directed therethrough, wherein at least one of said electrical conductors includes at least one slidable conductive portion and a second portion, the at least one slidable conductive portion being configured to slide over and with respect to the second portion along a vertical direction into a lighting track to permit a lengthwise adjustment of said electrical conductor, wherein the at least one slidable conductive portion can be slid with respect to the second portion to contact at least one of a plurality of different conductors in a light track, and further wherein the at least one slidable conductive portion slides within a channel formed from dielectric material that surrounds the at least one slidable conductive portion along three adjacent sides and along two spaced apart locations on a fourth side.