Power contact having current flow guiding feature and electrical connector containing same

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United States of America Patent

PATENT NO 7182642
APP PUB NO 20060035521A1
SERIAL NO

10919632

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An electrical contact for transmitting power to a printed circuit structure. The power contact comprises a main section that includes a first edge and an opposing second edge, and is made from electrically conductive material. A current-receiving interface is disposed between the main section first and second edges. And a plurality of terminals extend from the main section along the second edge. A void of electrically conductive material is formed in the main section for guiding current flow from the current-receiving interface to the terminals.

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FCI AMERICAS TECHNOLOGY INCONE EAST FIRST STREET RENO NV 89501

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Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Ngo, Hung Viet Harrisburg, PA 106 1480
Swain, Wilfred J Mechanicsburg, PA 14 679

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