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Publication numberWO2006124969 A3
Publication typeApplication
Application numberPCT/US2006/019031
Publication date21 Dec 2007
Filing date17 May 2006
Priority date19 May 2005
Also published asCN101223674A, CN101223674B, EP1889331A2, EP1889331A4, EP1889331B1, US7316593, US20070042648, WO2006124969A2
Publication numberPCT/2006/19031, PCT/US/2006/019031, PCT/US/2006/19031, PCT/US/6/019031, PCT/US/6/19031, PCT/US2006/019031, PCT/US2006/19031, PCT/US2006019031, PCT/US200619031, PCT/US6/019031, PCT/US6/19031, PCT/US6019031, PCT/US619031, WO 2006/124969 A3, WO 2006124969 A3, WO 2006124969A3, WO-A3-2006124969, WO2006/124969A3, WO2006124969 A3, WO2006124969A3
InventorsPeter J Balsells
ApplicantBal Seal Eng Co Inc, Peter J Balsells
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: Patentscope, Espacenet
Electrical connector with embedded canted coil spring
WO 2006124969 A3
A female electrical connector and method of using same includes a body having a bore therethrough for receiving electrical plug and a helical groove formed in the bore. A canted coil spring is disposed in the helical groove and protrudes therefrom for providing both electrical connection to the plug and retention of the plug within the bore and a connecting lug embedded into the body, surrounding the bore and interconnected with the spring includes a wire segment extending exterior to the body.
Patent Citations
Cited PatentFiling datePublication dateApplicantTitle
US5203849 *27 Aug 199020 Apr 1993Balsells Peter JCanted coil spring in length filled with an elastomer
US5545842 *26 Oct 199313 Aug 1996Bal Seal Engineering Company, Inc.Radially mounted spring to connect, lock and unlock, and for snap-on fastening, and for mechanical, electromagnetic shielding, electrical conductivity, and thermal dissipation with environmental sealing
US6966802 *10 Feb 200422 Nov 2005Tyco Electroncis Amp GmbhPlug connector
Non-Patent Citations
1 *See also references of EP1889331A2
International ClassificationH01R13/17
Cooperative ClassificationF16F1/045, H01R43/24, H01R13/187, H01R13/6277
European ClassificationF16F1/04C, H01R13/187
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