Global patent index - EP 1086517 A1

EP 1086517 A1 2001-03-28 - EXTENSION PLUG-IN UNIT

Title (en)

EXTENSION PLUG-IN UNIT

Title (de)

VERLENGBARE STECKVERBINDUNGSEINHEIT

Title (fr)

UNITE ENFICHABLE DE PROLONGEMENT

Publication

EP 1086517 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 99931306 A

Priority

  • FI 9900533 W
  • FI 981421 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9966603A1] An extension plug-in unit comprising a female connector (2) coupled to a first cable (1) and a male connector (4) coupled to a second cable (3), which connectors (2, 4) comprise contacts arranged to establish an electrical connection, the connectors forming a hinge joint when connected together. The invention is characterized in that both the contacts (8) of the female connector (2) and the contacts (7) of the male connector (4) are flexibly attached to the surfaces of the female connector (2) and the male connector (4) positioned opposite one another during the coupling of the connectors, wherefore it is possible to couple the contacts by pressing the connectors together by means of the hinge joint (12).

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

H01R 13/629; H01R 13/24

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

H01R 13/631 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

H01R 13/631 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9966603A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

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

EPO simple patent family

WO 9966603 A1 19991223; AU 4786099 A 20000105; EP 1086517 A1 20010328; FI 105297 B 20000714; FI 981421 A0 19980618; FI 981421 A 19991219

INPADOC legal status

2005-07-06 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Ref Legal Event Code: 18D

- Effective date: 20050104

2001-04-18 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Ref Legal Event Code: 17P

- Effective date: 20001229

2001-03-28 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Ref Legal Event Code: AK

- Designated State(s): AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE