US Patent No: 7,577,983

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Cable television reverse amplifier

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Abstract

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A signal input port of a reverse amplifier is provided by an FIC connector, for direct connection to an F-port output of a forward amplifier, thereby eliminating the need for jumper cables. Also, via this connection, the reverse amplifier remotely provides power to the forward amplifier.

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Patent Owner(s)

Patent OwnerAddressTotal Patents
TIMES FIBER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.WALLINGFORD, CT34

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Inventor(s)

Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Shapson, Jay F Englishtown, NJ 27 95

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MASPRODENKOH KABUSHIKIKAISHA (1)
7,766,659 Series unit with moveable terminal(s) for connection of coaxial cables 1 2007
 
R&M Tone Technology (1)
8,075,342 Amplifying connector 1 2009

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