Patent Number: 6,254,402

Title: Push pin ground

Abstract: An electrical connector includes a shell, an insert arranged at least partially inside the shell, a contact supported by the insert, and a removable pin for connecting the contact to an inside surface of the shell. The connector is assembled by mounting the ground contact in the insert so that the a receiving hole in the insert is aligned with the pin receptacle on the ground contact. The pin is the slid through the pin receiving hole and into the pin receptacle before the shell is slid over the pin so that the pin abuts an inside surface of the shell and connects the contact to the shell.

Inventors: Barnes, Jr.; Richard Lewis (Unadilla, NY), Oleksik; Gregory John (Otego, NY)

Assignee: Amphenol Corporation

International Classification: H01R 13/652 (20060101); H01R 4/50 (20060101); H01R 004/66 ()

Expiration Date: 07/03/2018