Global Patent Index - EP 1240689 A1

EP 1240689 A1 2002-09-18 - ELECTRICAL CONNECTORS

Title (en)

ELECTRICAL CONNECTORS

Title (de)

ELEKTRISCHER VERBINDER

Title (fr)

CONNECTEURS ELECTRIQUES

Publication

EP 1240689 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 00985596 A

Priority

  • GB 0004845 W
  • GB 9930660 A
  • GB 0003169 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO0147071A1] An electrical connector in the form of a plug (10) which comprises a body (12) having first and second parts (14, 16) and a hinge (18) connecting the first and second parts (14, 16) of the body (12). The first part (14) comprises a front face (20) on which there is mounted a pin (22) and two cavities (24, 26). The second part (16) comprises a front face (28) on which there is mounted two pins (30, 32) corresponding to cavities (24, 26) and a slot (34) corresponding to pin (22). The plug (10) is movable between a storage position in which the pins (22, 30, 32) are concealed in the respective slot or cavities (24, 26, 34) to a use position in which the pins (22, 30, 32) project from the first and second parts (14, 16).

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

H01R 24/06

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

H01R 13/44 (2006.01); H01R 13/506 (2006.01); H01R 24/30 (2011.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

H01R 13/652 (2013.01); H01R 13/44 (2013.01); H01R 13/506 (2013.01); H01R 24/30 (2013.01); H01R 2103/00 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 0147071A1

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EPO simple patent family

WO 0147071 A1 20010628; AT 437459 T 20090815; AU 2200501 A 20010703; DE 60042610 D1 20090903; EP 1240689 A1 20020918; EP 1240689 B1 20090722; HK 1045408 A1 20100212

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