Patent Number: 6,305,870

Title: Metal clip and, fixing structure for fixing shaftlike member to mount member having through hole, with the metal clip

Abstract: Provided is a metal clip to facilitate the inserting work. A metal clip for fixing a shaftlike member to a mount member having a through hole is constructed in such structure that a U-shaped slit is formed in an open shape in the body and that at outer edges of two side pieces defining the U-shaped slit elastic legs are provided for pushing the two side pieces up away from a surface of the mount member around the through hole, whereby the two side pieces can be inserted into a small-diameter groove of the shaftlike member while keeping the two side pieces up away from the surface of the mount member.

Inventors: Mita; Kazuhiro (Yokohama, JP), Sasagawa; Satoru (Wako, JP)

Assignee: Piolax Inc.

International Classification: F16B 21/00 (20060101); F16B 21/16 (20060101); F16B 9/00 (20060101); F16B 9/02 (20060101); F16B 002/24 ()

Expiration Date: 10/23/2018