US 11,658,436 B2
Power cable connectors and assemblies
Peter C. Augdahl, Prior Lake, MN (US); Thomas B. Marcouiller, Shakopee, MN (US); Oscar Bran de Leon, Belle Plaine, MN (US); and Maurizio Basso, Milan (IT)
Assigned to CommScope Technologies LLC, Hickory, NC (US)
Filed by CommScope Technologies LLC, Hickory, NC (US)
Filed on Jun. 16, 2021, as Appl. No. 17/349,163.
Claims priority of provisional application 63/047,213, filed on Jul. 1, 2020.
Prior Publication US 2022/0006227 A1, Jan. 6, 2022
Int. Cl. H01R 13/58 (2006.01); H01R 13/512 (2006.01); H01R 13/625 (2006.01); H01R 13/52 (2006.01); H01R 43/28 (2006.01); H01R 43/20 (2006.01); H01R 4/72 (2006.01)
CPC H01R 13/512 (2013.01) [H01R 13/5202 (2013.01); H01R 13/5208 (2013.01); H01R 13/5812 (2013.01); H01R 13/625 (2013.01); H01R 43/20 (2013.01); H01R 43/28 (2013.01); H01R 4/72 (2013.01)] 22 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A power cable connector, the connector comprising:
a generally cylindrical main body having a bore therethrough;
a back cover configured to be removably secured to an end of the main body;
a first seal sized to fit within at least a portion of the bore of the main body;
a pair of female conductor pins configured to be coupled to the inner conductors of a power cable;
an insulator having a pair of inner channels sized to receive the pair of female conductor pins, wherein the insulator is configured to be removably secured to an opposing end of the main body;
a second seal sized to fit within at least a portion of the insulator;
an end cap;
a third seal residing between the insulator and the end cap; and
a locking nut configured to secure to the end cap to the insulator.