US 9,810,407 B2
Interfacing a light emitting diode (LED) module to a heat sink
Grzegorz Wronski, Peachtree City, GA (US)
Assigned to Cooper Technologies Company, Houston, TX (US)
Filed by Cooper Technologies Company, Houston, TX (US)
Filed on Jul. 22, 2016, as Appl. No. 15/217,889.
Application 14/052,359 is a division of application No. 12/838,774, filed on Jul. 19, 2010, granted, now 8,567,987, issued on Oct. 29, 2013.
Application 15/217,889 is a continuation of application No. 14/052,359, filed on Oct. 11, 2013, granted, now 9,400,100.
Claims priority of provisional application 61/332,731, filed on May 7, 2010.
Claims priority of provisional application 61/227,333, filed on Jul. 21, 2009.
Prior Publication US 2016/0334083 A1, Nov. 17, 2016
Int. Cl. F21V 7/00 (2006.01); F21V 19/00 (2006.01); F21V 29/75 (2015.01); F21V 15/01 (2006.01); F21V 17/14 (2006.01); F21V 23/06 (2006.01); F21V 29/00 (2015.01); F21V 17/00 (2006.01); F21V 29/71 (2015.01); F21V 29/74 (2015.01); F21V 29/77 (2015.01); F21V 29/503 (2015.01); F21V 29/70 (2015.01); F21V 7/22 (2006.01); F21V 7/06 (2006.01); F21Y 105/10 (2016.01); F21Y 115/10 (2016.01)
CPC F21V 19/0055 (2013.01) [F21V 7/00 (2013.01); F21V 15/01 (2013.01); F21V 17/005 (2013.01); F21V 17/14 (2013.01); F21V 23/06 (2013.01); F21V 29/004 (2013.01); F21V 29/503 (2015.01); F21V 29/70 (2015.01); F21V 29/713 (2015.01); F21V 29/74 (2015.01); F21V 29/75 (2015.01); F21V 29/773 (2015.01); F21V 7/06 (2013.01); F21V 7/22 (2013.01); F21Y 2105/10 (2016.08); F21Y 2115/10 (2016.08)] 20 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. An apparatus for illumination, comprising:
a light emitting diode (LED) module comprising:
a substrate having at least one light emitting diode (LED); and
a first electrical connector electrically coupled to the at least one LED;
a back heat sink; and
a mounting ring attached to the back heat sink, the mounting ring comprising a second electrical connector, wherein the LED module is positioned in the mounting ring and wherein the second electrical connector is electrically connected to the first electrical connector.