Global Patent Index - EP 0992083 A1

EP 0992083 A1 2000-04-12 - ELECTRICAL CONNECTOR HAVING A SECONDARY LOCKING MEMBER

Title (en)

ELECTRICAL CONNECTOR HAVING A SECONDARY LOCKING MEMBER

Title (de)

ELEKTRISCHER VERBINDER MIT SEKUNDÄR VERRIEGELUNGSMITTEL

Title (fr)

CONNECTEUR ELECTRIQUE DOTE D'UN ELEMENT DE BLOCAGE SECONDAIRE

Publication

EP 0992083 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 98924524 A

Priority

  • GB 9713851 A
  • IB 9800976 W

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9901911A1] An electrical connector (2) for receiving an electrical terminal (28) therein, the electrical connector comprising: a connector body (4) having a terminal receiving passageway (12) therethrough; a secondary locking member (6) co-operating with the body (4) and having a first portion where terminal (28) is fully insertable into the terminal receiving passageway (12) and a second position where the fully inserted terminal (28) is positively retained in the passageway (12); the connector (2) being characterised in that a releasable retention member (34) retains the secondary locking member (6) in the first position and the releasable retention member (34) is released upon full insertion of the electrical terminal (28) as a result of co-operation therewith.

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

H01R 13/436

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

H01R 13/436 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

H01R 13/4362 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9901911A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

DE FR GB IT

EPO simple patent family

WO 9901911 A1 19990114; AU 7671398 A 19990125; DE 69804222 D1 20020418; DE 69804222 T2 20021017; EP 0992083 A1 20000412; EP 0992083 B1 20020313; GB 9713851 D0 19970903

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