Patents Assigned to Tyco Electronics UK LTD
  • Publication number: 20210049936
    Abstract: A bistable automatic cable wrap for being wrapped around a cable or wire has a stable extended state in which the bistable automatic cable wrap extends essentially along a longitudinal direction. The bistable automatic cable wrap automatically adopts a stable wound state if deformed in the extended state.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 2, 2020
    Publication date: February 18, 2021
    Applicant: Tyco Electronics UK Ltd.
    Inventor: Mario Appello
  • Publication number: 20210043400
    Abstract: An electromechanical actuator includes an electrically insulating rod, an electrically insulating cover at least partly encompassing the electrically insulating rod, and an elastomeric diaphragm. The electrically insulating rod has a body, a first actuation portion connected to an electromechanical drive mechanism arranged in a first region, and a second actuation portion for actuating an electromechanical actuation mechanism arranged in a second region. The elastomeric diaphragm unit is arranged between the body and the cover. The elastomeric diaphragm unit has a flexible membrane electrically separating the first region from the second region. The elastomeric diaphragm unit is coated on at least one surface of the membrane with a semiconductive layer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 23, 2020
    Publication date: February 11, 2021
    Applicants: Tyco Electronics UK Ltd., Carrier Kheops BAC
    Inventors: Herve Cheron, Yves Cadoret, Elizabeth Da Silva Domingues, Thomas Moore
  • Publication number: 20200388965
    Abstract: A contact terminal for connecting a pair of contact tabs includes a first tab reception volume, a second tab reception volume, a holder, and a contact spring attached to the holder. Each of the first tab reception volume and the second tab reception volume receive one of the pair of tabs in an insertion direction. The contact spring extends continuously from the first tab reception volume to the second tab reception volume and at least partially limits the first tab reception volume and the second tab reception volume on a side.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 2, 2020
    Publication date: December 10, 2020
    Applicant: Tyco Electronics UK Ltd.
    Inventor: John Marsh
  • Publication number: 20200350701
    Abstract: An electrical connection assembly includes a cable having a conductor, a metallic textile in electrical contact with the conductor, and a crimp element creating a pressure between the conductor and the metallic textile.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 30, 2020
    Publication date: November 5, 2020
    Applicants: TE Connectivity Germany GmbH, Tyco Electronics Belgium EC BVBA, Tyco Electronics UK Ltd., TE Connectivity India Private Limited, TE Connectivity Corporation
    Inventors: Christopher Muth, Jens Nickel, Jan Van Cauwenberge, Vinayakumar Shettar, John Marsh, John Mark Myer
  • Patent number: 10819008
    Abstract: A lighting device includes a base, a transparent cover, an electronic circuit mounted to the base, and an antenna. The electronic circuit is connectable with a light emitting element adapted to emit a light through the transparent cover and/or a light receiving element adapted to receive a light through the transparent cover. The antenna has a radiating patch following a contour of an inner surface of the transparent cover and connected to the electronic circuit.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 24, 2019
    Date of Patent: October 27, 2020
    Assignees: Tyco Electronics UK Ltd., TE Connectivity Nederland BV, TE Connectivity Corporation
    Inventors: Jonathan Catchpole, Wijnand Van Gils, Leonard Henry Radzilowski, Yiliang Wu, Luc Van Dommelen
  • Publication number: 20200303950
    Abstract: A method of remotely monitoring a status of a surge arrester disconnector includes providing a long-range wireless mesh communication system including a plurality of disconnectors organized in a plurality of clusters. Each cluster includes a plurality of disconnectors that are physically located within a same cluster area. At least one of the disconnectors in each cluster is coupled to a communication device of a predetermined communication range. The method includes transmitting, from a first cluster, a status signal indicative of a status of a first disconnector in the first cluster to a second cluster located within the predetermined communication range, and consecutively transmitting the status signal from the second cluster to a third cluster within the predetermined communication range, until reaching an end cluster.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 12, 2020
    Publication date: September 24, 2020
    Applicants: Tyco Electronics UK Ltd., Tyco Electronics Raychem GmbH
    Inventors: Jonathan Roberts, Bengt A. Johnnerfelt, Ladislaus Kehl
  • Patent number: 10766678
    Abstract: A cable tie includes a belt, a head connected to the belt and having a passageway for receiving the belt, and a lock disposed in the head. The lock is displaceable parallel to a plane of the passageway along a stroke and has a protrusion configured to lock the belt.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 23, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 8, 2020
    Assignee: Tyco Electronics UK Ltd.
    Inventors: Roy MacNaughton, Jonathan Mark Eyles, Philip Hammond
  • Publication number: 20200239045
    Abstract: A high voltage interconnection system for electrically interconnecting a pair of objects that are movable relative to each other includes a flexible cable, a connection arrangement electrically contacting an end of the flexible cable, and a cable holder arrangement holding the flexible cable in a slidable manner.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 13, 2020
    Publication date: July 30, 2020
    Applicant: Tyco Electronics UK Ltd.
    Inventors: Piotr Jaskiewicz, Robert Phillpotts
  • Patent number: 10622796
    Abstract: A mounting assembly for mounting a cable on an electrically conductive structure comprises a mounting bracket and a cover mounted on the mounting bracket and movable with respect to the mounting bracket between a bracket mounting position and a cable mounting position. The mounting bracket has a mounting element receptacle and a cable holding device receptacle. The mounting element receptacle receives a mounting element that attaches the mounting bracket to the electrically conductive structure. The cable holding device receptacle receives a cable holding device that holds the cable. The mounting element receptacle is accessible from a cover side of the mounting bracket and the cable holding device receptacle is covered by the cover in the bracket mounting position. The mounting element receptacle is covered by the cover and the cable holding device receptacle is accessible from the cover side of the mounting bracket in the cable mounting position.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 1, 2018
    Date of Patent: April 14, 2020
    Assignee: Tyco Electronics UK Ltd
    Inventors: Roy MacNaughton, Tomasz Kopinski
  • Publication number: 20190363424
    Abstract: A lighting device includes a base, a transparent cover, an electronic circuit mounted to the base, and an antenna. The electronic circuit is connectable with a light emitting element adapted to emit a light through the transparent cover and/or a light receiving element adapted to receive a light through the transparent cover. The antenna has a radiating patch following a contour of an inner surface of the transparent cover and connected to the electronic circuit.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 24, 2019
    Publication date: November 28, 2019
    Applicants: Tyco Electronics UK Ltd., TE Connectivity Nederland BV, TE Connectivity Corporation
    Inventors: Jonathan Catchpole, Wijnand Van Gils, Leonard Henry Radzilowski, Yiliang Wu, Luc Van Dommelen
  • Publication number: 20190356068
    Abstract: A bushing comprises an insulating body having a first body end portion, a second body end portion, and a body center portion connecting the first body end portion and the second body end portion, and a bushing conductor coaxially extending within and mechanically coupled to the insulating body. The bushing conductor includes a first connecting portion having a first end face at the first body end portion, a second connecting portion having a second end face at the second body end portion, and a center portion electrically and mechanically connecting the first connecting portion and the second connecting portion. The first connecting portion is elastically deformable with respect to the first body end portion along a radial direction and/or the second connecting portion is elastically deformable with respect to the second body end portion along the radial direction.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 30, 2019
    Publication date: November 21, 2019
    Applicants: Tyco Electronics Raychem GmbH, Tyco Electronics UK Ltd
    Inventors: Thilo Simonsohn, Tortsten Friedrich, Martin Hofmann, Laurence Mortimer
  • Publication number: 20190348772
    Abstract: A bushing adapter comprises an insert having a bore extending through the insert along a length direction of the insert and a fastening member extending through the bore. The insert is configured to be attached to a bushing conductor of a bushing. The fastening member has an operating portion positioned outside of the bore at a bushing internal end of the fastening member and a fastening portion positioned outside of the bore at a bushing external end of the fastening member.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 29, 2019
    Publication date: November 14, 2019
    Applicants: Tyco Electronics Raychem GmbH, Carrier Kheops BAC, Tyco Electronics UK Ltd
    Inventors: Martin Hofmann, Hervé Cheron, Torsten Friedrich, Yves Cadoret, Laurence Mortimer
  • Patent number: 10262820
    Abstract: A high voltage circuit breaker comprises a vacuum interrupter module, a drive module, and an actuator. The vacuum interrupter module has a vacuum interrupter housing and a pair of electrical contacts disposed in the vacuum interrupter housing. At least one of the pair of electrical contacts is movable relative to the other of the pair of electrical contacts to engage and disengage the electrical contacts from one another for switching a high voltage on and off. The drive module has a drive module housing and a drive member coupled with the at least one movable electrical contact. A central part of the drive member is disposed in the drive module housing and insulated from an ambient air. The actuator is coupled to the drive member and moves the pair of electrical contacts relative to one another.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 24, 2017
    Date of Patent: April 16, 2019
    Assignee: Tyco Electronics UK Ltd
    Inventors: Robert Phillpotts, Elizabeth Da Silva Domingues, Thomas Moore
  • Patent number: 10250024
    Abstract: There is provided a cable breakout support, comprising a clamp for clamping to a trunking, and a clip for clipping to a cable breakout of a cable bundle supported in the trunking. Each clamp comprises at least two trunk fittings for fitting to at least two respective bulbous longitudinal edges of the trunking; and a clip fitting for connecting to a respective clip.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 12, 2011
    Date of Patent: April 2, 2019
    Assignees: Tyco Electronics UK LTD, Tyco Electronics Corporation India PVT Limited
    Inventors: Jonathan Mark Eyles, Praveen Kurundwad, Dharmendra Jain, Srivani Chandoor, Suresh Kumar Muthuswamy, Shivaprakash Kainthaje
  • Patent number: 10224658
    Abstract: An electrical contact device comprises a contact body and a mating contact receiver. The mating contact receiver is mountable on the contact body in at least two positions and receives a mating contact device along two different axes.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 26, 2017
    Date of Patent: March 5, 2019
    Assignees: Tyco Electronics UK Ltd, TE Connectivity Germany GmbH
    Inventors: John Marsh, Ruediger Meier, Jochen Fertig, Holger Stange
  • Patent number: 10218103
    Abstract: A contact stud is disclosed. The contact stud has a protector, a connection section, and a base section. The connection section is insertable into a terminal along an insertion direction. The connection section has a contact region protected by the protector from an insulative coating applied to a remainder of the connection section. The base section is mounted on a grounding surface.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 23, 2017
    Date of Patent: February 26, 2019
    Assignees: TE Connectivity Germany GmbH, Tyco Electronics UK Ltd
    Inventors: Rudiger Ostermann, Hartmut Ripper, Mile Trajkov, John Marsh
  • Publication number: 20190008045
    Abstract: A socket assembly comprises a base frame formed of a thermally conductive material holding a light emitting diode (LED) package to a support structure, a contact element electrically contacting the LED package, and an isolator PCB. The LED package includes an LED PCB having an LED mounted on the LED PCB. The base frame includes a base mounted to the support structure and mechanically engaging the LED PCB so that the LED package is attached to the support structure with a predetermined holding force. The contact element electrically connects the isolator PCB to the LED PCB. The isolator PCB supplies electrical power to the LED. The isolator PCB has a first surface and a second surface; the second surface is in heat transmitting contact with the base frame and the electronic component is disposed on the first surface of the isolator PCB and electrically connected to the LED.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 10, 2018
    Publication date: January 3, 2019
    Applicants: TE Connectivity Nederland BV, Tyco Electronics UK Ltd
    Inventors: Jeroen Iedema, Olaf Leijnse, Peter Poorter, Jonathan Catchpole
  • Publication number: 20180362231
    Abstract: A cable tie comprises a belt, a head connected to the belt and having a passageway for receiving the belt, and a lock disposed in the head. The lock is displaceable parallel to a plane of the passageway along a stroke and has a protrusion configured to lock the belt.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 23, 2018
    Publication date: December 20, 2018
    Applicant: Tyco Electronics UK Ltd.
    Inventors: Roy MacNaughton, Jonathan Mark Eyles, Philip Hammond
  • Patent number: 10135158
    Abstract: An electrical connector is disclosed. The electrical connector has a first body and a second body. The second body is mechanically coupled to the first body in a coupling state and enters the coupling state through a lateral side of the first body.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 21, 2016
    Date of Patent: November 20, 2018
    Assignees: Tyco Electronics Simel SAS, Tyco Electronics UK Ltd
    Inventors: Bruno Peltier, Gary Barnett
  • Publication number: 20180278035
    Abstract: A mounting assembly for mounting a cable on an electrically conductive structure comprises a mounting bracket and a cover mounted on the mounting bracket and movable with respect to the mounting bracket between a bracket mounting position and a cable mounting position. The mounting bracket has a mounting element receptacle and a cable holding device receptacle. The mounting element receptacle receives a mounting element that attaches the mounting bracket to the electrically conductive structure. The cable holding device receptacle receives a cable holding device that holds the cable. The mounting element receptacle is accessible from a cover side of the mounting bracket and the cable holding device receptacle is covered by the cover in the bracket mounting position. The mounting element receptacle is covered by the cover and the cable holding device receptacle is accessible from the cover side of the mounting bracket in the cable mounting position.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 1, 2018
    Publication date: September 27, 2018
    Applicant: Tyco Electronics UK Ltd
    Inventors: Roy MacNaughton, Tomasz Kopinski