Global Patent Index - EP 1240688 A1

EP 1240688 A1 2002-09-18 - SCREWLESS TERMINAL

Title (en)

SCREWLESS TERMINAL

Title (de)

SCHRAUBENLOSE KLEMME

Title (fr)

BORNE DE CONNEXION SANS VIS

Publication

EP 1240688 A1 (DE)

Application

EP 00990517 A

Priority

  • DE 0004401 W
  • DE 19961762 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO0147068A1] The invention relates to a screwless terminal which can be used in devices that are utilized in installation engineering and which functions, in principle, with a detachable terminal spring (1) that brings a conductor (2) to be connected into contact with a conductor rail (3) by means of spring force. The invention provides that a sliding wedge-shaped release body (5) is interactively connected to the terminal spring (1) or to a release pressure piece (4) in the direction of detachment thereof.

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

H01R 4/48

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

H01R 4/48 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

H01R 4/4845 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 0147068A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

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

EPO simple patent family

WO 0147068 A1 20010628; AT 244942 T 20030715; EP 1240688 A1 20020918; EP 1240688 B1 20030709; ES 2203550 T3 20040416; PT 1240688 E 20031128

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