Global Patent Index - EP 0834956 B1

EP 0834956 B1 2001-12-19 - Covered wire connection method and structure

Title (en)

Covered wire connection method and structure

Title (de)

Verfahren und Stuktur zur Kontaktierung umhüllter Drähte

Title (fr)

Procédé et structure de connexion de fils conducteurs couverts

Publication

EP 0834956 B1 (EN)

Application

EP 97117001 A

Priority

JP 26092896 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: EP0834956A2] Two covered wires (W1,W2) conductively connected are overlapped with each other at connection portions. The overlapped connection portions are pinched by a pair of resin chips (13,15). By melting cover portions and pressing resin chips from outside, the conductive wire portions (1) of the covered wires are conductively contacted with each other at the connection portions. The pair of the resin chips (13,15) are melt-fixed to each other to seal the connection portions. A crossing angle θ of the two covered wires (W1,W2) at the connection portion is set to not less than 45 DEG to not greater than 135 DEG . Thus, the covered wires can be conductively connected with each other at cheap price easily. Further, a connecting state having an excellent electrical characteristic can be obtained stably.

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

H01R 4/02; H01R 4/70; H01R 43/02

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

H01R 4/70 (2006.01); H01R 43/02 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

H01R 4/70 (2013.01); H01R 43/0207 (2013.01); H01R 43/0228 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

BE FR GB IT NL SE

EPO simple patent family

EP 0834956 A2 19980408; EP 0834956 A3 19981007; EP 0834956 B1 20011219; AU 3987297 A 19980409; AU 702342 B2 19990218; CA 2217146 A1 19980401; CA 2217146 C 20000523; CN 1067492 C 20010620; CN 1182293 A 19980520

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