Global Patent Index - EP 1037787 A1

EP 1037787 A1 2000-09-27 - CONNECTING DEVICE TO PLUG-IN A MALE PLUG AND A FEMALE PLUG

Title (en)

CONNECTING DEVICE TO PLUG-IN A MALE PLUG AND A FEMALE PLUG

Title (de)

VERBINDUNGSVORRICHTUNG ZUR STECKVERBINDUNG EINES STECKERTEILES MIT EINEM BUCHSENTEIL

Title (fr)

DISPOSITIF D'ASSEMBLAGE POUR L'ASSEMBLAGE PAR ENFICHAGE D'UNE PRISE MALE ET D'UNE PRISE FEMELLE

Publication

EP 1037787 A1 (DE)

Application

EP 98963439 A

Priority

  • DE 19756533 A
  • EP 9807186 W

Abstract (en)

[origin: DE19756533A1] Disclosed is a connecting device to plug in a male plug (5) and a female plug (1), more particularly, automatic couplings of rail vehicles. Said device is characterized in that at least one flexibly prestressed intermediate element (2) is mounted on the male or female plug in such a way that it locks the male and the female plugs (5, 1) with spring tension when said plugs (5, 1) are joined, wherein the electrical connection between the male and the female plugs (5, 1) is made by the intermediate element. Preferably, the flexibly mounted intermediate element is configured as a jack (2).

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

B61G 5/10

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

B61G 5/10 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

B61G 5/10 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9932343A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE

DOCDB simple family

DE 19756533 A1 19990701; AT 219737 T 20020715; AU 1871799 A 19990712; EP 1037787 A1 20000927; EP 1037787 B1 20020626; WO 9932343 A1 19990701