Patent Number: 6,250,966

Title: Electrical connector

Abstract: An electrical connector 10 consists of an insulating housing 20 having cavities 21 into which contacts 50 are inserted and secured by press fit engagement. Contacts 50 are fabricated from a metal sheet material by punch cutting and comprise two pairs of female-type contacting sections 60, 70 with a base section 80 located between them that is pressed in the inner side walls of the cavities 21.

Inventors: Hashimoto; Shinichi (Tokyo, JP), Fumikura; Tadahiro (Chiba, JP)

Assignee: Tyco Electronics Corporation

International Classification: H01R 13/115 (20060101); H01R 023/70 ()

Expiration Date: 06/26/2018