Patents Assigned to Tyco Electronics (Shanghai) Co., Ltd.
  • Publication number: 20200370843
    Abstract: A connector includes a housing, a heat sink mounted on a top wall of the housing, and an elastic clip. The housing has an inserting cavity, a first connecting portion on a first side, and a second connecting portion on a second side. The heat sink has a base, a heat sink body mounted on the base, and a through hole formed at a bottom of the heat sink body and extending laterally through the heat sink body. The elastic clip has an elastic lateral beam extending laterally through the through hole. The elastic lateral beam has a first mating connecting portion at a first end and a second mating connecting portion at a second end. The first mating connecting portion engages the first connecting portion and the second mating connecting portion engages the second connecting portion, elastically holding the heat sink on the top wall.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 22, 2020
    Publication date: November 26, 2020
    Applicant: Tyco Electronics (Shanghai) Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Jin Jiwang, Liu WenYu, Han Hongqiang, Ge Xingjie
  • Patent number: 10845678
    Abstract: An imaging apparatus comprises an imaging device configured to capture an image of an object, a display device configured to display the image captured by the imaging device, a base having a support rod extending in a vertical direction, and a mechanical arm mechanism mounted on the support rod. The mechanical arm mechanism has a plurality of motion degrees of freedom. The display device or the imaging device is connected to an end arm of the mechanical arm mechanism.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 8, 2019
    Date of Patent: November 24, 2020
    Assignees: Tyco Electronics (Shanghai) Co. Ltd., TE Connectivity Corporation
    Inventors: Lei Zhou, Dandan Zhang, Roberto Francisco-Yi Lu, Lvhai Hu, Yun Liu
  • Publication number: 20200366043
    Abstract: A flexible strip assembly system includes a first conveyor conveying a first layer of material, a pick-up device picking up a conductor and placing the conductor at a predefined position on an upper surface of the first layer of material, a second conveyor conveying a second layer of material, and a first pair of guiding rollers. The conductor is conveyed under driving of the first layer of material. The first pair of guiding rollers press and stick the second layer of material to the first layer of material and the conductor on the upper surface of the first layer of material to form a flexible strip with the conductor clamped between the first layer of material and the second layer of material. At least one of the upper surface of the first layer of material and a lower surface of the second layer of material has an adhesive layer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 12, 2020
    Publication date: November 19, 2020
    Applicants: Tyco Electronics (Shanghai) Co. Ltd., TE Connectivity Corporation
    Inventors: Yingcong Deng, Dandan Zhang, Zhonghua Xu, Zongjie Tao, Roberto Francisco-Yi Lu
  • Patent number: 10840638
    Abstract: A connector housing adapted to receive a contact comprises a first latch disposed on a top surface of the housing and having a first pressing part and a first extension portion formed on the first pressing part and a second latch disposed on the top surface of the housing and having a second pressing part and a second extension portion formed on the second pressing part. The first latch and the second latch are disposed side by side on the top surface and are adapted to lock to a case of a mating connector. The first latch and the second latch are unlocked by pressing down the first pressing part and the second pressing part. The first extension portion and the second extension portion are disposed adjacent to each other.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 16, 2019
    Date of Patent: November 17, 2020
    Assignees: Tyco Electronics (Shanghai) Co. Ltd., TE Connectivity India Private Limited, Tyco Electronics AMP Italia S.r.l.
    Inventors: Dhanesh M K, Hongbo Zhang, Riccardo Francesco Robone
  • Patent number: 10837546
    Abstract: The present disclosure discloses a sensing system for sensing a position of a gear shaft. In the present disclosure, a magnet apparatus is provided on the gear shaft, where the magnet apparatus includes, along a rectilinear motion direction, a first length region magnet and a second length region magnet, the second length region magnet including a first portion and a second portion, a magnetic field of the second portion of the second length region magnet corresponding to a reverse gear position being different from that of the first length region magnet and that of the first portion of the second length region magnet. An actually induced electrical signal generated by sensing the motion of the magnet apparatus is different from a reference inductive electrical signal of a corresponding position of a reference magnet.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 18, 2018
    Date of Patent: November 17, 2020
    Assignee: Tyco Electronics (Shanghai) Co. Ltd.
    Inventors: Dawei Cheng, Haizhou Lu
  • Patent number: 10837841
    Abstract: A temperature measuring assembly and an electrical device. The temperature measuring assembly includes a heat conducting element and a temperature measuring element. The heat conducting element is arranged for conducting heat of a to-be-measured device. The temperature measuring element is thermally conductive with the heat conducting element so as to measure a temperature signal of the to-be-measured device according to the heat conducted by the heat conducting element and output the temperature signal to an output connecting element. The heat conducting element and the temperature measuring element are elements separately formed and may be connected as an integral element. The heat conducting element of the temperature measuring assembly has a good insulation and thermal conduction performance and is particularly suitable for measuring the temperature of the to-be-measured device and capable of shortening a temperature measurement response time of the temperature measuring element.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 11, 2017
    Date of Patent: November 17, 2020
    Assignee: TYCO ELECTRONICS (SHANGHAI) CO. LTD.
    Inventor: Pengcheng Sun
  • Patent number: 10833429
    Abstract: A conductive terminal includes a support frame defining a receiving space, a pair of first clamping arms arranged in the receiving space, and a pair of second clamping arms arranged in the receiving space. A pair of first clamping portions are disposed at a pair of ends of the first clamping arms. The first clamping portions are adapted to clamp a conductor of a wire inserted in a first insertion direction and electrically connect the wire with the conductive terminal. A pair of second clamping portions are disposed at a pair of ends of the second clamping arms. The second clamping portions are adapted to clamp the conductor of the wire inserted in a second insertion direction different from the first insertion direction and electrically connect the wire with the conductive terminal.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 28, 2019
    Date of Patent: November 10, 2020
    Assignee: Tyco Electronics (Shanghai) Co. Ltd.
    Inventors: Xiaozhi Fu, Ming Shi, Hongtao Jiang, Wei Zhang, Dingbing Fan, Shuzhi Wang
  • Patent number: 10826251
    Abstract: A connector having a cage with a top wall, a bottom wall and a pair of side walls between the top wall and the bottom wall and a light pipe assembly with a light pipe and a connection structure fixing the light pipe assembly on an outer surface of one of the cage side walls.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 21, 2019
    Date of Patent: November 3, 2020
    Assignee: Tyco Electronics (Shanghai) Co. Ltd.
    Inventors: WenYu Liu, Hongqiang Han, Chenxi Wang, Jiwang Jin, Xingjie Ge
  • Patent number: 10822173
    Abstract: A linking system adapted to link a plurality of products comprises a supply device having a tray with a slide slot adapted to load a first row of products therein, a gripping device having a gripper adapted to grip the first row of products and a moving mechanism adapted to move the gripper, and a holder adapted to hold the first row of products. The gripping device is adapted to move the first row of products from the supply device to a holding position on the holder and the holder is adapted to hold the first row of products at the holding position. The gripping device is further adapted to grip a second row of products from the supply device and link the second row of products to the first row of products held by the holder.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 11, 2019
    Date of Patent: November 3, 2020
    Assignees: Tyco Electronics (Shanghai) Co. Ltd., TE Connectivity Corporation
    Inventors: Jian Cao, Lvhai Hu, Fengchun Xie, Yun Liu, Xiaochen Yu, Roberto Francisco-Yi Lu
  • Publication number: 20200343664
    Abstract: An electrical connection assembly includes a circuit board and a connector mounted on the circuit board. The connector has a housing and a contact received in the housing. The contact has an elastic arm extending out from a surface of the housing and a connection pin extending out from a side face of the housing. The elastic arm electrically contacts an electrical contact pad on a moving bracket and the connection pin electrically contacts the circuit board.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 25, 2020
    Publication date: October 29, 2020
    Applicants: Tyco Electronics Japan G.K., Tyco Electronics (Shanghai) Co. Ltd.
    Inventors: Ken Sakai, Pai R. Rajendra, Yulin Feng, Lei Pan, Tian Xia
  • Patent number: 10814356
    Abstract: A cleaning system comprises a first cleaning tank, a carrying and moving unit, a first cleaning spray head, and a rolling brush unit. The carrying and moving unit is configured to move a polishing film to be cleaned into the first cleaning tank and hold the polishing film in the first cleaning tank. The first cleaning spray head is configured to spray a cleaning liquid on the polishing film held in the first cleaning tank. The rolling brush unit is configured to brush the polishing film while the first cleaning spray head sprays the cleaning liquid on the polishing film.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 16, 2018
    Date of Patent: October 27, 2020
    Assignees: Tyco Electronics (Shanghai) Co. Ltd., TE Connectivity Corporation, Innogetic Technology Co. Ltd.
    Inventors: Liming Xin, Yun Liu, Fengchun Xie, Dandan Zhang, Roberto Francisco-Yi Lu, Lei Zhou, Kok Wai Wong
  • Patent number: 10816731
    Abstract: An automatic fiber stripping system comprises a first stripping module, a second stripping module, and a heating device. The first stripping module and the second stripping module each have a stripping belt, a driven belt wheel, a driving belt wheel, and a stripping tool including a pressing portion. The stripping belts are tightened on the pressing portions and the stripping tools press the stripping belts on each of two opposite sides of an optical cable. A blade portion of one of the stripping tools cuts a notch in at least one of two side edges of an outer coating layer of the optical cable. The heating device heats and softens the outer coating layer of the optical cable. The stripping belts are driven to move relative to the optical cable by the driving belt wheels so as to strip off a segment of the outer coating layer from the notch.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 15, 2018
    Date of Patent: October 27, 2020
    Assignees: Tyco Electronics (Shanghai) Co. Ltd., TE Connectivity Corporation, Shenzhen AMI Technology Co. Ltd.
    Inventors: Fengchun Xie, Qinglong Zeng, Yu Zhang, Dandan Zhang, Lvhai Hu, Roberto Francisco-Yi Lu
  • Publication number: 20200335241
    Abstract: A cable includes a pair of wires each having a conductor and a wire insulation layer wrapped around the conductor, an inner insulation layer wrapped around the wire insulation layer of each of the wires and fixing the wires, a metal shielding layer wrapped around an outer surface of the inner insulation layer, and an outer insulation layer wrapped around an outer surface of the metal shielding layer. The metal shielding layer has an insulating substrate and a metal conductive layer coated on the insulating substrate. The metal conductive layer of the metal shielding layer faces the outer insulation layer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 17, 2020
    Publication date: October 22, 2020
    Applicants: Tyco Electronics (Shanghai) Co. Ltd., TE Connectivity Services GmbH
    Inventors: Hainan Lu, Wei Yao, Kevin Edward Weidner
  • Patent number: 10807178
    Abstract: A fixing apparatus comprises a first fixing device and a second fixing device. The first fixing device has at least one first positioning groove adapted to position at least one first elongated member and fixes the at least one first elongated member. The second fixing device has at least one second positioning groove adapted to position at least one second elongated member and fixes the at least one second elongated member. Each first positioning groove is aligned with a corresponding second positioning groove so that the first elongated member fixed in the first positioning groove is axially aligned with the second elongated member fixed in the corresponding second positioning groove.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 11, 2018
    Date of Patent: October 20, 2020
    Assignees: Tyco Electronics (Shanghai) Co. Ltd., TE Connectivity Corporation, Measurement Specialties (Chengdu) Ltd.
    Inventors: Yingcong Deng, Lan Gong, Qian Ying, Dandan Zhang, Lvhai Hu, Yun Liu, Lin Ye, Yong Yan, Roberto Francisco-Yi Lu, Qinglong Zeng
  • Patent number: 10811803
    Abstract: A connection terminal comprises a receptacle portion, a wire crimping portion, and a connection portion. The receptacle portion includes a latching elastic sheet disposed at a rear end of the receptacle portion. The wire crimping portion includes a conductor crimping portion adapted to be crimped onto a conductor of the wire. The connection portion is connected between the rear end of the receptacle portion and the wire crimping portion and includes a first connection portion and a second connection portion. The conductor crimping portion and the latching elastic sheet are disposed between the first connection portion and the second connection portion and opposite to each other in the longitudinal direction. The first connection portion has a first bent portion and the second connection portion has a second bent portion. The first bent portion and the second bent portion each protrude in a height direction.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 13, 2019
    Date of Patent: October 20, 2020
    Assignee: Tyco Electronics (Shanghai) Co. Ltd.
    Inventors: Lei Pan, Pai Rejendra, Tongbao Ding, Huigang Guo, Xing Tong
  • Publication number: 20200312745
    Abstract: A connector includes a cage having a plurality of receiving chambers, a separation mechanism including a lower separation plate and an upper separation plate, a radiator disposed between the lower separation plate and the upper separation plate, and an elastic clip mounted on the radiator and elastically holding the radiator in the separation mechanism. The separation mechanism is located between and separates a pair of adjacent receiving chambers of the plurality of receiving chambers in a height direction of the connector. A pair of sides of the elastic clip opposite to each other in a lateral direction of the radiator are fixed between the lower separation plate and the upper separation plate.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 25, 2020
    Publication date: October 1, 2020
    Applicant: Tyco Electronics (Shanghai) Co. Ltd.
    Inventors: Wenyu Liu, Hongqiang Han, Lizhou Li, Xingjie Ge
  • Patent number: 10790599
    Abstract: A connector comprises a connector module including an insulation body in which a chamber and a wire hole are formed, a contact received in the chamber, and an elastic clip disposed in the chamber. The elastic clip is adapted to press a conductor of a wire inserted into the chamber through the wire hole against the contact. The conductor of the wire electrically contacts the contact.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 15, 2019
    Date of Patent: September 29, 2020
    Assignee: Tyco Electronics (Shanghai) Co. Ltd.
    Inventors: Xiaozhi Fu, Ming Shi, Hongtao Jiang, Wei Zhang, Dingbing Fan, Shuzhi Wang
  • Patent number: 10790624
    Abstract: A connector comprises a plurality of outer contacts including a first outer contact and a second outer contact that are slidably assembled together, a plurality of inner contacts disposed within the outer contacts, and a first elastic element disposed between the first outer contact and the second outer contact and adapted to exert a first axial pushing force onto the first outer contact. The second outer contact has an outer cylinder and an inner cylinder connected to the outer cylinder. A receiving groove having an annular cross section is defined between the outer cylinder and the inner cylinder. The first outer contact has an elastic latch adapted to be inserted into the receiving groove and adapted to be latched onto an inner wall of the outer cylinder.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 27, 2019
    Date of Patent: September 29, 2020
    Assignee: Tyco Electronics (Shanghai) Co. Ltd.
    Inventors: Yunhe Wang, Zhigang Song, Jiahui Chen, Lin Ni, Songhua Liu
  • Publication number: 20200298400
    Abstract: A control system for a manipulator includes a position indicator provided on a flange for mounting a tool of the manipulator, a position detector provided near the manipulator and configured to detect a position information of the position indicator in real time, a computer calculating a position data of the position indicator in real time according to the position information, a cloud server calculating a working parameter of a joint of the manipulator in real time by an artificial intelligence neural network according to the position data, and a controller controlling the joint in real time based on the working parameter. The artificial intelligence neural network is a self-learning neural network that calculates and automatically adjusts a weight among a plurality of neurons based on the position data.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 5, 2020
    Publication date: September 24, 2020
    Applicants: Tyco Electronics (Shanghai) Co. Ltd., TE Connectivity Corporation
    Inventors: Zongjie Tao, Dandan Zhang, Roberto Francisco-Yi Lu
  • Patent number: 10782178
    Abstract: A load transfer mechanism includes an elongated beam and a sensing package. The beam includes a plate with a load-bearing surface, a tube portion, and a neck. The tube portion includes a base wall and a cover and defines a cavity between the base wall and the cover. The base wall laterally extends from a first edge to a second edge that is opposite the first edge. The cover is joined to the base wall at or proximate to the first and second edges. The neck extends between and joins the plate to the cover of the tube portion. The sensing package is disposed within the cavity of the beam and is under pre-load in engagement with the cover and the base wall. The sensing package is configured to measure forces exerted on the load-bearing surface of the plate.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 29, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 22, 2020
    Assignees: TE CONNECTIVITY CORPORATION, TYCO ELECTRONICS (SHANGHAI) CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Michael Pedrick, Shenghua Liu, Chengya Xiong