Accession Number : ADD018523

Title :   Electrical Connector with Replaceable Male Pins

Descriptive Note : Patent, Filed 20 Mar 95, patented 27 May 97

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : DeMarco, James S , Jr

Report Date : 27 May 1997

Pagination or Media Count : 9

Abstract : An electrical connector includes a first female insert having pin engagable sockets and a second female insert having pin engagable sockets. The first insert is in electrical connection with the second insert. The socket inserts are connected via connector pins which are configured to fit within the sockets and between the socket members. The connector pins function to electrically connect the socket inserts and may include a locking extension for locking the pins in the sockets of the female inserts. The connector may also include a protective disk disposed between the socket inserts which envelopes the connector pins and protects them from damage.

Descriptors :   *ELECTRIC CONNECTORS, *PATENTS, DISKS, PINS, INSERTS

Subject Categories : Electrical and Electronic Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE