Patent Number: 6,168,479

Title: Connection device with an elastic cage

Abstract: A terminal connection device having an elastic cage 10 with a clamping aperture 13 for a cable C, a conducting component 20 which is provided to carry the cage. An insulating block D linked to the elastic cage carries, on the one hand an arm 31 for opening the cage and on the other hand a conducting connection arm 32, the arms being fitted in such a way that when the block is at the side of the cage, the opening arm 31 bends the loop to allow the connection arm to be introduced into the clamping aperture and to remain pressed against the conducting component.

Inventors: Canault; Jean (Orbaux, FR), Guinda; Santos (Guichainville, FR)

Assignee: Schneider Electric SA

International Classification: H01R 4/48 (20060101); H01R 13/193 (20060101); H01R 13/02 (20060101); H01R 13/20 (20060101); H01R 004/24 ()

Expiration Date: 01/02/2018