"If the connector block
was wired incorrectly, there is a risk of overheating which in extreme circumstances could lead to a fire.
In order to connect the gas tube to the barrel and keep it as compact as possible, I made a right angle connector block
from 3/8" keystock.
The company was searching for a way to reduce scrap, as well as shrink overall device volume, so it pre-assembled the system in one stack with the correct number of contacts, an end cap and a connector block
with a set screw for mechanical fixation of the lead.
An investigation by the HSA found a white connector block
was incorrectly wired.
Santin first used such a tool to mold a glass-filled PC part (3 x 2 x 0.5 in.) for a finely ribbed connector block
to be used by Pitney Bowes of Stamford, Conn.
For instance, one Philips Medical supplier manufactures the connector block
, which accepts the electrical connections that monitor the patient.