Note: There is a newer version of this specification see VEC 2.0.2

A contact system is a standard reference setup of two terminals and defined length of a core contacted to both terminals.

General Information

Attribute Value
Owner contact_system
Applied Stereotype
Base Classifier ExtendableElement
Is Abstract false
Derived Classifiers


Name Type Mult. Description Owning Classifier
contactResistance NumericalValue 0..1 Specifies the resistance of the contact system. ContactSystem
joiningForce NumericalValue 0..1

Specifies the joining force of the two terminals.


Outgoing Relations

Type Role Mult. Mult. Description
PartVersion secondTerminal 1 0..*

References the second terminal of the ContactSystem.

PartVersion firstTerminal 1 0..*

References the first terminal of the ContactSystem.

ConductorSpecification referencedCoreSpecification 1 0..*

References the CoreSpecification that is used on both sides of the ContactSystem.

Incoming Relations

Type Mult. Role Mult. Description
ContactSystemSpecification 1 contactSystem 0..*

Specifies the ContactSystems described by the ContactSystemSpecification.