04472017 is referenced by 45 patents and cites 10 patents.

A tab receptacle terminal which adapted to be inserted in an insulating housing comprises a box-like main body portion and two cantilever spring contact members extending from the tab-entry end of the body portion and bent back inside the body portion. A spring retention tang struck from each of two opposed side members of the body portion has an inwardly directed projection engageable by a respective one of the contact members upon flexing of the responsive to insertion of a blade tab between the contact members to bias the tang into retaining relation with an abutment shoulder formed in the housing.

Title
Tab receptacle terminal
Application Number
6/481513
Publication Number
4472017
Application Date
April 1, 1983
Publication Date
September 18, 1984
Inventor
Sucha S Sian
Southfield
MI, US
Agent
Robert D Sommer
Assignee
Essex Group
IN, US
IPC
H01R 13/11
H01R 4/24
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