Note: There is a newer version of this specification see VEC 2.1.0

Base class for all specifications which are describing a PartVersion or a PartUsage. A PartOrUsageRelatedSpecification specifies a certain aspect of the described part or usage (e.g. general technical part information, connector housing aspects or wire aspects).

General Information

Attribute Value
Owner core
Applied Stereotype
Base Classifier Specification
Is Abstract false
Derived Classifiers CableDuctSpecification, CableTieSpecification, CavityPartSpecification, ConnectorHousingCapSpecification, ConnectorHousingSpecification, EEComponentSpecification, FerriteSpecification, FixingSpecification, GeneralTechnicalPartSpecification, GrommetSpecification, LocalGeometrySpecification, PartStructureSpecification, PlaceableElementSpecification, RequirementsConformanceSpecification, TerminalSpecification, WireEndAccessorySpecification, WireProtectionSpecification, WireSpecification


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. For 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
PartVersion describedPart 0..* 0..* References the PartVersion(s) to which the information defined in this specification applies. Example: If the PartOrUsageRelatedSpecification is a GeneralTechnicalPartSpecifcation and it defines that the color is “green” then all PartVersion referenced by this association are “green”.

Incoming Relations

Type Mult. Role Mult. Description
PartUsage 0..* partOrUsageRelatedSpecification 0..* References the PartOrUsageRelatedSpecification(s) that describe the PartOrUsageRelatedSpecification. KBLFRM-399
SpecificRole 0..* specification 1

References the PartOrUsageRelatedSpecification that is instantiated by this SpecificRole.