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Title:
HEAT SINK WITH PROTECTIVE RAMP
Document Type and Number:
WIPO Patent Application WO/2019/060429
Kind Code:
A3
Abstract:
A connector system includes a cage assembly in which a thermally conductive heat sink and a connector are mounted. The heat sink includes a base, a ramp extending downwardly from the base and a pedestal extending downwardly from the base. A thermal interface material is disposed on lower surface of the pedestal. A module can be inserted into the cage assembly and connected to the connector and to the heat sink. Thermal energy generated by the module is transferred to the heat sink which dissipates the heat by convenction. The ramp protects a leading edge of the thermal interface material form engagement by the module during insertion of the module into the cage assembly.

Inventors:
LLOYD, Brian Keith (LLC2222 Wellington Cour, Lisle Illinois, 60532, US)
REED, Bruce (LLC2222 Wellington Cour, Lisle Illinois, 60532, US)
ALI, Saiyed Muhammad Hasan (LLC2222 Wellington Cour, Lisle Illinois, 60532, US)
Application Number:
US2018/051771
Publication Date:
May 02, 2019
Filing Date:
September 19, 2018
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Assignee:
MOLEX, LLC (2222 Wellington Court, Lisle, Illinois, 60532, US)
International Classes:
F21V23/00; F21V23/06; F21V29/74; F21Y115/10
Foreign References:
US20130164970A12013-06-27
US20100008025A12010-01-14
US20140098497A12014-04-10
US20050195565A12005-09-08
US20100067196A12010-03-18
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
MOON, Clarence R. (Molex, LLC2222 Wellington Cour, Lisle Illinois, 60532, US)
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