LIF E-Spring Contact receptacle

Low insertion force, robust connection.

E-Spring Contact receptacles require low insertion energy but provide a robust connection.

The E-Spring Contact receptacle provides the solution for a low insertion force receptacle in mass production applications. It is designed to meet the high quality requirements for household appliances applications. Enhanced customer benefits include easy insertion, contact robustness, and minimum worker’s effort. Its dual swinging spring design makes the insertion easier with less insertion force. Its geometry has been designed to endure overstress and non-aligned insertions. It is suitable for many application areas ranging from washing machines and refrigerators to freezers, air conditioners, and cooking equipment. 

Straight Receptacles 6.3 mm

.250 Series

Wire
Range
mm2
Insulation Diameter
(mm)
Tab
Thickness
(mm)
Material
Thickness
Material
and
Finish
Part Number
0.3-0.8 2.3-3.3 0.8 0.4 Brass 336074-1
Brass-Tin Plated 336074-3
0.5-1.5 2.36-3.3 0.8 0.4 Brass 336075-1
Brass-Tin Plated 3369075-3
Steel-Nickel Plated 336075-5

1.0-2.5

3.0-4.3

0.8

0.4
Brass 336076-1
Brass Tin-Plated 336076-3
Steel-Nickel Platede 336076-5
3.0-4.3 0.8 0.4 Brass

Features

  • For 6.35 x 0.8mm tabs
  • Low insertion force
  • Tab stop at the end of the mating process
  • Tin and nickel plated products available

Advantages

  • Easy insertion
  • Its swinging spring makes the insertion easy and with practically no effort (work)
  • Design and geometry suitable for automation process
  • Contact robustness
  • Its geometry has been designed in order to endure overstress, pulling from the cable, and non-aligned insertions
  • Minimum effort for workers
  • The insertion forces appear only in a small part of the insertion trajectory

Applications

  • Washing machines, dishwashers
  • Refrigerators, freezers
  • Cookers, hot plates, ovens
  • Small appliances
  • Vending and gambling machines

E-SPRING CONTACT is a trademark.