US 11,054,064 B2
Support for hanger for mounting cables
Aviral Joshi, Chicago, IL (US); and Ronald A. Vaccaro, Taylorsville, NC (US)
Assigned to CommScope Technologies LLC, Hickory, NC (US)
Filed by CommScope Technologies LLC, Hickory, NC (US)
Filed on Apr. 1, 2020, as Appl. No. 16/837,119.
Application 16/837,119 is a continuation of application No. 16/000,559, filed on Jun. 5, 2018, granted, now 10,627,015.
Claims priority of provisional application 62/517,366, filed on Jun. 9, 2017.
Prior Publication US 2020/0232582 A1, Jul. 23, 2020
Int. Cl. F16L 3/127 (2006.01); F16L 3/13 (2006.01); H02G 3/32 (2006.01); F16B 21/06 (2006.01); H02G 3/00 (2006.01)
CPC F16L 3/127 (2013.01) [F16L 3/13 (2013.01); H02G 3/32 (2013.01); F16B 21/065 (2013.01); H02G 3/263 (2013.01)] 15 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
1. An assembly comprising:
a mounting structure including a mounting hole;
a cable hanger having two arms with locking projections, the locking projections inserted into the mounting hole of the mounting structure, and the arms defining a space for engaging a cable; and
a support for maintaining the mounting of the cable hanger in the mounting structure, the support including a main panel and first and second fingers extending in a direction away from the main panel;
wherein the second finger is inserted between the arms of the cable hanger, and the first finger is positioned laterally of one of the arms; and
wherein the second finger is bent to a shallow V-shaped profile.