Note: There is a newer version of this specification see VEC 2.1.0

A HousingComponent describes the interface of an EEComponent with which it can be connected to another EEComponent or a harness. The characteristics of the interface can be described with a referenced ConnectorHousingSpecification. (see KBLFRM-300)

General Information

Attribute Value
Owner electrical_parts
Applied Stereotype
Base Classifier ConfigurableElement
Is Abstract false
Derived Classifiers


Name Type Mult. Description Owning Classifier
identification String 1

Identification of the HousingComponent, which must be distinct for all HousingComponents of an EEComponent.

description AbstractLocalizedString 0..*

Specifies additional, human readable information about the HousingComponent.


Outgoing Relations

Type Role Mult. Mult. Description
PinComponent pinComponent 0..* 1 Specifies the PinComponents of HousingComponent. (see KBLFRM-300)
ConnectorHousingSpecification housingSpecification 0..1 0..* References the ConnectorHousingSpecification that is describing the connector interface of the HousingComponent (e.g. Slots, Cavities, Design, Coding).

Incoming Relations

Type Mult. Role Mult. Description
EEComponentSpecification 1 housingComponent 0..* Specifies the available connector interfaces of the EEComponent.
HousingComponentReference 0..* housingComponent 1 Points to the HousingComponent referenced by the HousingComponent reference. (KBLFRM-401)