US Patent No. 10,074,940

VARIABLE ANGLE EMI SHIELDING ASSEMBLY


Patent No. 10,074,940
Issue Date September 11, 2018
Title Variable Angle Emi Shielding Assembly
Inventorship Calvin Cox, Benton, AR (US)
Assignee Molex, LLC, Lisle, IL (US)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,074,940

1. A shielding assembly comprising:a housing portion having a mating end portion and a mounting end portion, the mating end portion of the housing portion having a first sidewall configuration, the mounting end portion of the housing portion having a second sidewall configuration, wherein the first and second sidewall configurations are different, the mounting end portion of the housing portion having at least one mounting pin extending outwardly therefrom, the housing portion having a central axis; and
a coupling portion having a mating end portion, a mounting end portion and a bend provided between the mating and mounting end portions of the coupling portion,
wherein the mating end portions of the housing and coupling portions include interengaging elements that permit the coupling portion to be mated to the housing portion in one of a plurality of preselected orientations, wherein the bend in the coupling portion causes the mounting end portion of the coupling portion to have a central axis which is angularly offset from the central axis of the housing portion, and wherein the housing portion is formed of first and second interengaging halves, the first interengaging half including engagement tabs disposed therein, the second interengaging half including engagement openings that receive the engagement tabs therein.