Global Patent Index - EP 1003246 A2

EP 1003246 A2 2000-05-24 - Modular connector system

Title (en)

Modular connector system

Title (de)

Modulares Steckverbindersystem

Title (fr)

Système de connecteur modulaire

Publication

EP 1003246 A2 (DE)

Application

EP 99121831 A

Priority

DE 29820771 U

Abstract (en)

System has a socket and a plug part, each with a base frame (5) with holders (3) of essentially U-shaped cross-section for holding at least one individual module with plug contacts. Each individual module (1) has two plastic carrier plates (7) which plug together to form the module housing. Sections of metal component assemblies (11) are inserted between the plates to form the plug contacts. The plastic plates and the sections of the metal component assemblies held by the plates are of the same design on the plug and socket sides, i.e. they are hermaphroditic.

Abstract (de)

Ein modulares Steckverbindersystem mit einem Buchsen- und einem Steckerteil, die jeweils einen Gundrahmen (5) aufweisen, der eine im Querschnitt im wesentlichen U-förmige Ausnehmung (3) zur Aufnahme wenigstens eines mit Steckkontakten versehenen Einzelmodules (1) umfaßt, zeichnet sich dadurch aus, daß jedes Einzelmodul (1) zwei zusammensteckbare und im zusammengesetzten Zustand das Modulgehäuse ausbildende Kunststoff-Trägerplatten (7) aufweist, zwischen welche Abschnitte von Metallbaugruppen (11) zur Ausbildung der Steckkontakte einsetzbar sind, wobei die Kunststoff-Trägerplatten (7) und die von den Kunststoff-Trägerplatten (7) eingefaßten Abschnitte der Metallbaugruppen (11) buchsenseitig und steckerseitig baulich gleich sind (hermaphroditisch). <IMAGE>

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

H01R 13/514; H01R 13/518

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

H01R 13/506 (2006.01); H01R 13/514 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

H01R 13/506 (2013.01); H01R 13/514 (2013.01)

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EPO simple patent family

DE 29820771 U1 19990114; AT 289119 T 20050215; EP 1003246 A2 20000524; EP 1003246 A3 20020116; EP 1003246 B1 20050209

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