Note: There is a newer version of this specification see KBL 2.5.sr1

Kontakt A General_terminal is a device designed to terminate a conductor to be affixed usually to a post, stud, chassis, or other conductor or the like in order to establish electrical connection. Note: A General_terminal describes the active part of the connector, which connects electrical, equal to "contact".

General Information

Attribute Value
Owner 2_Parts
Applied Stereotype
Base Classifier Part
Is Abstract false
Derived Classifiers


Name Type Mult. Description Owning Classifier
Part_number String 1

The part_number specifies the identifier of the Part. The format of the part number is user defined (OEM specific).

Company_name String 1

The company_name specifies the name of the organizational context in which the Part_number is defined.

Alias_id Alias_identification 0..*

The alias_id specifies an additional part_number that is used to identify the Part in another organizational context (e.g. company).

Version String 1

The version specifies the version identifier of the Part. A version cumulates and consolidates one or more single changes.

Abbreviation String 1

The abbreviation specifies a short name for a Part.

Description String 1

The description specifies additional information about the Part.

Predecessor_part_number String 0..1

The predecessor_part_number specifies the part number of the predecessor of the Part.

Degree_of_maturity String 0..1

The degree_of_maturity specifies the degree of maturity of a Part. Where applicable the following values shall be used: - ‘draft’ - ‘planning’ - ’equipment order’ - ‘disposition’

Copyright_note String 0..1

The copyright_note specifies copyright information for a Part.

Mass_information Numerical_value 0..1

The mass_information specifies the mass of a Part. Example: Valid values for the unit of the Numerical_value specifying the mass are ‘gram’, ‘kilogram’, or also ‘kg/piece’, ‘gram/meter’

Terminal_type String 0..1

The terminal_type specifies the type of a General_terminal. Note: There are no values pre-defined. Special values have to be negotiated between exchange partners. Example: ‘pin’, ‘Blade’, ‘male’, ‘female’, ‘grease’, ‘FL - flat contact’, ‘KK - box contact’, ‘SK - ring wire’, ‘RK - ring lug’, ‘KS - lug’, ‘BK - battery clamp’, ‘OL - open line end of frame’, ‘SP - splice’, ‘MK - multiple contact’

Plating_material String 0..1

The plating_material specifies the overlaying of a thin coating of metal on components to improve conductivity, provide for easy soldering or prevent rusting or corrosion.

Cross_section_area Value_range 0..1

The cross_section_area specifies the electrical cross section, which can be accommodated by the General_terminal.

Outside_diameter Value_range 0..1

The outside_diameter specifies the outer width of the isolation, which can be accommodated by the General_terminal.


Incoming Relations

Type Mult. Role Mult. Description
KBL_container 1 General_terminal 0..*
Special_terminal_occurrence 1..* Part 1
Terminal_occurrence 1..* Part 1