US Patent No. 11,116,109

ELECTRICALLY INSULATING THERMAL CONNECTOR HAVING A LOW THERMAL RESISTIVITY


Patent No. 11,116,109
Issue Date September 07, 2021
Title Electrically Insulating Thermal Connector Having A Low Thermal Resistivity
Inventorship Scott B. Durgin, Jasksonville, FL (US)
Assignee AVX Corporation, Fountai Inn, SC (US)

Claim of US Patent No. 11,116,109


1. A thermal connector comprising:an electrically insulating beam having a first end face at a first end and a second end face at a second end, the second end face opposite the first end face in an X direction, the beam having a width in a Y direction perpendicular to the X direction, the beam having a top face and a bottom face which is offset from the top face in a Z direction, the Z direction being perpendicular to each of the X and Y directions;
a first terminal attached to the bottom face and adjacent the first end; and
a second terminal attached to the top face and adjacent the first end;
a conductive trace formed on the electrically insulating beam and configured to provide electrical tuning.