Patent Number: 6,254,439

Title: Female type terminal, assembling method of female type terminal, and connector for female type terminal

Abstract: A female type terminal for a large current, an assembling method of the female type terminal, and a connector housing for the female type terminal are provided, wherein a female type terminal includes: a male type terminal being in a rod-like shape; a female type terminal having a cylindrical terminal body in which the male type terminal is inserted, the terminal body having a large diameter portion at the end thereof; a cylindrical spring contact to be accommodated in the female type terminal and to be put into elastic-contact with the male type terminal; and a cap member having an introductory opening to introduce the male type terminal into the terminal body and having a stopping wall continuing from the introductory opening, the cap member being molded out of synthetic resin, wherein the stopping wall of the cap member is inserted into the large diameter portion and an end surface of the stopping wall abuts against the spring contact accommodated in the terminal body, whereby the spring contact is held in the terminal body.

Inventors: Endo; Takayoshi (Shizuoka, JP), Ishizaki; Kazuhisa (Shizuoka, JP), Okamoto; Kenichi (Shizuoka, JP)

Assignee: Yazaki Corporation

International Classification: H01R 13/15 (20060101); H01R 13/187 (20060101); H01R 13/422 (20060101); H01R 4/10 (20060101); H01R 43/16 (20060101); H01R 4/18 (20060101); H01R 013/187 ()

Expiration Date: 07/03/2018