Note: There is a newer version of this specification see VEC 2.1.0

Specification for the definition of a wire. This can either be a complex multicore wire or a normal single core. In the VEC a wire is defined by one WireElement, which may be composed from other WireElements.

General Information

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


Name Type Mult. Description Owning Classifier
identification String 1

Specifies a unique identification of the specification. The identification is guaranteed to be unique within the document containing the specification. Over all VEC-documents a Specification-instance can be trusted to be identical if the DocumentVersion-instance is the same (see DocumentVersion) and the identification of the Specification is the same.

description AbstractLocalizedString 0..*

Specifies additional, human readable information about the specification.

specialPartType String 0..1

The specialPartType allows the specification of subclassifications for a PartOrUsageRelatedSpecification (e.g. different types of connector housings).


Outgoing Relations

Type Role Mult. Mult. Description
WireElementSpecification wireElementSpecification 1 0..*

References the WireElementSpecification that defines the properties of the top-most WireElement.

WireElement wireElement 1..* 0..1

Specifies the WireElements that are available in the WireSpecification.

Incoming Relations

Type Mult. Role Mult. Description
WireRole 0..* wireSpecification 1

References the WireSpecification that is instanced by this WireRole.

CompatibilityStatement 0..* wireSpecification 0..*

References the WireSpecifications for which the compatibility statement is stated.