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JP3332138B2
JP3332138B2 JP17756996A JP17756996A JP3332138B2 JP 3332138 B2 JP3332138 B2 JP 3332138B2 JP 17756996 A JP17756996 A JP 17756996A JP 17756996 A JP17756996 A JP 17756996A JP 3332138 B2 JP3332138 B2 JP 3332138B2
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DETAILED DESCRIPTION OF THE INVENTION

[0001]

BACKGROUND OF THE INVENTION 1. Field of the Invention The present invention relates to a clip which is preferably used, for example, when two plate-like members are connected to each other, and more specifically, a clip in which a leg is projected from a lower surface of a flange body. The two plate-like members are composed of a main body and a pin having a shaft protruding from the lower surface of the head, and a through-hole is formed in each of the two plate-like members so that the through-holes communicate with each other. By superimposing, inserting the leg of the clip body into this through hole and press-fitting the shaft of the pin into the leg, the tip end side of the clip body expands in diameter and connects and fixes the two plate-shaped members. Regarding clips that can be.

[0002]

2. Description of the Related Art Conventionally, when mounting a bumper of an automobile on a body, a bumper fascia is fixed to a retainer of a body panel using a clip made of synthetic resin.

[0003] As such a clip, a clip comprising a clip body having a substantially cylindrical leg projecting from the lower surface of a flange portion and a pin having a shaft projecting from the lower surface of the head is known. The clip has two through-holes formed in two plate-like members that are connected and fixed to each other. The two plate-like members are overlapped in a state where the through-holes communicate with each other, and the legs of the clip body are inserted into these through-holes. Then, the shaft of the pin is press-fitted into the leg, thereby increasing the diameter of the tip end of the clip body, and the two plate-like members are joined by the lower surface of the flange portion of the clip body and the enlarged tip end of the leg. It is to fix the clamping pressure,

An example of this type of clip is shown in Japanese Utility Model Application
There is a clip disclosed in JP-A-5-120818.
That is, as shown in FIGS.
A pin pushing hole is formed at the center of the round plate-shaped flange portion c, and a substantially cylindrical leg d is projected from the lower surface of the flange portion c with the hollow portion communicating with the pin insertion hole. By forming four slits e at equal intervals in the peripheral wall of the leg d along the axial direction, a clip body a having the leg d divided into four divided portions, and a round plate-shaped A pin b having a shaft portion g protruding from the lower surface of the head portion f, and four ribs h corresponding to the slits e of the clip body a provided along the axial direction on the peripheral surface of the shaft portion g. Have been.

[0005] By using this clip, two plate-like members i
And j are connected and fixed to each other, the plate-like members i and j are
The through-holes k and l provided respectively are overlapped in a state where they are communicated with each other.
Is inserted (FIG. 12). In this state, the shaft g of the pin b is pressed into the leg d of the clip body a. As a result, as shown in FIG. 13, the small-diameter distal end of the inner space of the leg d is pressed outward by the shaft g, and each of the divided portions of the leg d is bent outward. The distal end of the leg d is enlarged in diameter to suppress the inner peripheral surface of the through hole l, and the plate-like members i and j are sandwiched between the distal end of the enlarged leg d and the lower surface of the flange c. The pressure is fixed. In addition,
At this time, the locking projection m provided in the space inside the leg d of the clip body a engages with the locking recess m provided in the shaft g of the pin b, and the expanded state of the leg d is maintained. And the rib h provided on the shaft g of the pin b is provided with the slit e of the clip body a.
It will be in the state inserted in.

[0006]

Here, when such a clip is used in a process of assembling a vehicle such as when a bumper of the vehicle is mounted on a body, the operation is surely completed so as not to be delayed in the flow of the assembly line. It is necessary that the handleability be good together with the reliability of the fixed state.

In this case, in this type of clip, whether or not the pin b can be easily press-fitted has a great influence on the quality of handling, and if the force required for press-fitting the pin b is small, the handling is improved accordingly. Can be done.

In this type of clip, in order to reduce the press-in force of the pin b, the rigidity is set low by selecting the material of the leg d, and the flexibility of the leg d is improved. Although good, if the rigidity of the leg d is reduced, the reliability of the fixed state, which is an important performance of the clip, is reduced.

SUMMARY OF THE INVENTION The present invention has been made in view of the above circumstances, and has as its object to provide a clip which can reduce the press-in force of a pin to improve handleability and achieve a good fixed state. Aim.

[0010]

According to the present invention, in order to achieve the above object, a pin insertion hole is formed in a flange portion, and a substantially cylindrical leg portion is provided on the lower surface of the flange portion so that the inner space portion has the above-mentioned structure. Drilled in a state communicating with the pin insertion hole, and a plurality of slits are formed in the peripheral wall of the leg along the axial direction to divide the leg into a plurality of divided portions and an inner surface of each divided portion. A clip body having a locking projection protruding from the distal end side, and a pin having a shaft protruding from the lower surface of the head and having an engaging portion provided on the shaft for engaging with the locking projection. A clip in which a shaft portion of a pin is inserted into the leg hollow portion of the clip body through the pin insertion hole to connect the clip body and the pin, and the pin is pressed to fix the shaft portion of the pin to the clip body. By further press-fitting into the leg tip side of the Each of the divided portions is pressed outward to expand the diameter of the distal end of the leg, and the locking projection of the leg is engaged with the engaging portion of the pin shaft to expand the leg. In the clip holding, the base end side of each of the slits provided in the leg of the clip body is formed to be wide and the distal end thereof is formed to be narrow, and the upper part is formed to be wide and the lower part is formed to be narrow. A plurality of ribs are provided along the axial direction on the outer peripheral surface of the shaft portion of the pin, and the wide portion of each rib is located inside the wide portion of each slit when the diameter of the leg is expanded. Also, while providing a tapered portion gradually narrowing at the boundary between the wide portion and the narrow portion of each rib, the narrow portion of each rib lower portion is formed in a tapered shape whose height gradually decreases,
The work of inserting the shaft of the pin into the hollow portion of the leg of the clip body is facilitated, and the top shape of the flange portion is adjusted so that the head of the pin and the clip body in the expanded state of the leg portion. A clip provided with a shape in which a gap for tool insertion is formed between the clip and a flange portion.

[0011] In a preferred embodiment of the clip of the present invention, a plurality of holding recesses having a tapered upper portion are formed at the tip of the shaft of the pin, and the pin is engaged adjacently above the holding recess. The clip body is connected to the pin by inserting the shaft of the pin into the leg of the clip body and engaging the locking projection of the clip body leg in the holding recess of the pin shaft. By pressing the head of the pin, the shaft of the pin advances toward the distal end in the leg of the clip body, and the locking projection is pressed by the tapered surface of the holding recess, so that the distal end of the leg expands. Provided is a clip having a diameter and configured so that the engaging projection engages with the engaging portion to maintain the expanded state of the leg.

The clip of the present invention is preferably used for connecting and fixing a plurality of plate-like members, and connects a plurality of plate-like members provided with through holes for fixing the clips to each other. In this state, the leg of the clip body is inserted into the through hole, and the pin connected to the clip body is pressed to move the shaft of the pin toward the tip end of the leg. The diameter of the distal end of the leg is increased by press-fitting, and the two plate-shaped members are clamped and fixed between the flange of the clip body and the distal end of the enlarged leg.

That is, the leg of the clip body is inserted into a through hole of the plate-like member in which the clip body is overlapped so that the tip end of the leg protrudes to the opposite side of the plate-like member, and the lower surface of the flange of the clip body faces one side In this state, the shaft is inserted into the hollow portion of the leg and presses the pin connected to the clip body, and the shaft of the pin is moved toward the distal end of the clip body leg. When further press-fitting, each of the divided portions of the clip main body leg portion is pressed by the shaft portion of the pin, the distal end side of each divided portion bends outward, and the distal end side of the leg portion expands in diameter. The stop projection and the engaging portion provided on the shaft portion are engaged with each other, so that the enlarged diameter state on the leg tip side is maintained. Thus, the enlarged distal end of the leg presses the inner periphery of the through hole of the plate-shaped member to fix the clip to the through hole, and the lower end of the flange portion of the clip body and the enlarged distal end of the leg. This is for clamping and fixing the plate member.

In this type of clip, that is, a clip in which the front end of the leg of the clip body is enlarged by press-fitting the shaft of the pin, each split portion of the leg of the clip main body is flexed favorably and the front end is bent. The diameter must be increased smoothly, and as described above, this greatly affects the handleability of the clip. However, in the clip of the present invention, the base end side of each slit is made wider, Are formed narrowly, and ribs are provided along the axial direction on the outer peripheral surface of the pin shaft portion. The upper portion of the shaft portion of each rib is formed wider, and the lower portion of the shaft portion is formed narrower. Since the slits and the ribs are formed such that the wide portions of the ribs are located inside the wide portions of the slits, the rigidity of the base portion of the leg as a clip can be improved, and the Significantly improve strength It is those that can be. Furthermore, by forming the leg base end side of the slit wide, the base part side of each division part of the leg part becomes narrower, so that the flexibility of each division part is improved, and the leg part by pin shaft insertion is improved. The diameter of the distal end can be expanded more easily, and the insertion force of the pin at the time of fixing the clip can be reduced to improve the handleability. Further, since the distal end side of the leg is formed to be narrow, the distal end side of the leg split portion becomes wide, and the engagement of each locking projection for maintaining the enlarged diameter state at the distal end side of the leg. A sufficient stopping width can be ensured, and the locking projection and the locking portion of the pin shaft portion can be securely engaged to reliably maintain the expanded state at the leg tip end side. Moreover, a tapered portion that gradually narrows is provided at the boundary between the wide portion and the narrow portion of each rib, and the narrow portion below each rib has a height that gradually decreases. The operation of connecting the clip body and the pin can be easily performed by inserting the shaft portion of the pin into the leg hollow portion of the clip body through the pin insertion hole by the action of the taper. Things. Moreover,
In the clip of the present invention, the upper surface shape of the flange portion of the clip body is between the head of the pin and the flange portion of the clip body in a state in which the leg is expanded by press-fitting the pin to the deepest portion. It is shaped so that a gap for tool insertion is formed in the hole, and by inserting the tip of a tool such as a flathead screwdriver through this gap for tool insertion and prying up the head of the pin, the pin is easily pulled up and the leg The expanded state of the part can be released, and the work at the time of removal can be easily performed.

As described above, according to the clip of the present invention,
The work of forming the clip by connecting the clip body and the pin can be easily performed, and at the time of fixing the clip, the strength against the shearing force can be improved,
The force required for press-fitting the shaft portion of the pin is small, the handleability can be improved, a good fixed state can be achieved, and the removal operation can be easily performed.

[0016]

DESCRIPTION OF THE PREFERRED EMBODIMENTS Embodiments of the present invention will be described below with reference to the drawings. FIGS. 1 to 11 show a clip according to an embodiment of the present invention. As shown in FIGS.
And a pin 2.

As shown in FIGS. 3 to 6, the clip body 1 has a pin pushing hole 4 formed in the center of a round plate-shaped flange 3 and the center of the lower surface of the flange 3. A substantially cylindrical leg portion 5 is provided so as to protrude such that the hollow portion communicates with the pin pushing hole 4.

A circular pin fitting recess 6 is provided at the center of the upper surface of the flange portion 3 constituting the clip body 1, and a relatively wide band-like shape is formed on the upper surface of the flange portion 3 along the rear direction. A tool insertion groove 7 is formed.

In the leg 5 constituting the clip body 1, four slits 8, 8, 8, 8 are formed in the peripheral wall along the axial direction at regular intervals from each other. The leg 5 is divided into four divisions 9, 9, 9, 9 by the slits 8, 8, 8, 8. Furthermore, these slits 8, 8, 8, 8 each have a wide portion 1 at the top.
0, the lower part is formed in the narrow part 11, and the wide part 10 in the upper part penetrates the flange part 3 and is open to the upper surface of the flange part 3.

Engagement projections 12, 12, 12, 12 are provided at the tips of the inner surfaces of the divided portions 9, 9, 9, 9 divided by the slits 8, 8, 8, 8, respectively. ,
Due to the locking projections 12, 12, 12, 12, the inner diameter of the tip of the leg 5 is reduced. The outer peripheral edge of the tip of the leg 5 is chamfered along the circumferential direction, whereby the outer diameter of the tip of the leg 5 is formed to be small.

Next, as shown in FIGS. 8 and 9, the pin 2 has a substantially cylindrical shaft portion 14 protruding from the center of the lower surface of a round dish-shaped head 13. Four holding recesses 15 (only two are shown in the figure) are continuously provided along the circumferential direction at equal intervals on the outer peripheral surface of the distal end portion of the shaft portion 14 constituting the pin 2. The upper portion of each of the holding recesses 15 has a tapered surface 1 whose depth gradually decreases as going upward.
It is 6. Above these holding recesses 15, ring-shaped engaging recesses (engaging portions) 18 are formed along the circumferential direction via locking steps 17. Further, four ribs 19 are formed on the outer peripheral surface of the shaft portion 14 along the axial direction at regular intervals from the base end to the locking step 17. These ribs 19 have a wide portion 2 at the top.
0, the lower part is formed in the narrow part 21, and has a shape corresponding to each slit 8 formed in the leg part 5 of the clip body 1. A tapered portion 2 gradually narrowing is provided at the boundary between the wide portion 20 and the narrow portion 21 of each rib.
2 are provided, and the narrow portion 21 is formed in a tapered shape such that its height gradually decreases as it goes downward, and is integrated with the peripheral surface of the shaft portion 14 at the locking step 17 portion. . The outer peripheral edge of the tip of the shaft portion 14 is chamfered so that the tip has a small diameter.

The clip of the present embodiment is obtained by connecting the above-mentioned clip body 1 and the pin 2, and as shown in FIG. 1, the shaft 14 of the pin 2 is moved from the flange 3 side of the clip body 1. Leg 5 of clip body 1 through pin insertion hole 4
Each of the locking projections 12 formed at the tip of the inner surface of each of the split portions 9 of the clip body 1 leg 5 is inserted into four holding recesses 15 formed at the tip of the shaft 14 of the pin 2. By doing so, the clip body 1 and the pin 2 are connected. In this case, as shown in FIG.
The head 13 and the base end of the shaft 14 project upward from the upper surface of the flange 3 of the clip body 1.

In this state, the head 13 of the pin 2 is pressed to push the shaft 14 of the pin 2 into the leg 5 of the clip body 1 so that the shaft 13 as shown in FIG. The portion 14 advances downward in the leg 5, and the locking projection 12 protruding from the inner surface of each of the divided portions 9 of the leg 5 has a holding recess 15 formed at the tip of the pin biaxial portion 14. Pressed outward by the tapered surface 16, each of the divided portions 9 bends outward and the tip end of the leg 5 expands in diameter, and each of the locking projections 12 becomes a corresponding one of the holding recesses 15 of the pin 2 shaft portion 14. Over the locking step 17 provided above and engages with the engaging recess 18. As a result, the locking projection 12 is locked by the locking step 17, and the enlarged state at the tip end side of the leg 5 is maintained. At this time, each of the ribs 19 of the pin 2 is inserted into each of the slits 8 of the leg 5 of the clip body 1, and the wide portion 20 of the rib 19 is inserted into the wide portion 10 of the slit 8, and the narrow portion 21 of the rib 19 is inserted into the slit 8. Each of the slits 8 is located in the narrow portion 11. Further, the head 13 of the pin 2 is fitted into a pin fitting recess 6 formed on the upper surface of the flange portion 3 of the clip body 1 so as not to protrude from the flange portion 3.

Next, the use and operation of the clip of this embodiment will be described. When connecting and fixing two plate members using this clip, as shown in FIG. 10, the through holes k and l provided in the two plate members i and j to be connected to each other were communicated. In this state, the two plate-like members i and j are overlapped, and the clip body 1 shaft portion 5 of the clip is inserted into the through holes k and l.
Is inserted together with the shaft 14 of the pin 2 so that the lower surface of the flange 3 of the clip body 1 is in contact with the upper surface of one plate-like member i.

In this state, as shown in FIG. 11, the head portion 13 of the pin 2 is pressed P to move the shaft portion 14 of the pin 2 downward in the leg portion 5, and the operation described above is performed. Pin 2
The diameter of the tip end side of the leg 5 is increased by the tapered surface 16 provided in the holding recess 15 of the pin 5, and the locking projection 12 of each division 9 of the leg 5 is engaged with the engagement recess 18 of the pin 2 shaft 14. Lock step 1
By locking with 7, the diameter-expanded state at the tip end side of the leg 5 is maintained.

As a result, the distal end of the expanded leg portion 5 presses the inner periphery of the through holes k and l of the plate-like members i and j, thereby fixing the clip to the through holes k and l. The two plate-shaped members i and j are fixed by clamping between the lower surface of the flange portion 3 and the distal end side of the shaft portion 5 having an increased diameter. In this case, each rib provided on the outer peripheral surface of the pin 2 shaft portion 14 19 is inserted into each slit 8 of the clip body 1 leg 5.

In this case, in the clip of the present embodiment, the base end side of each of the slits 8 is formed wide so that the base end side of each of the divided portions 9 of the leg 5 becomes narrow. The flexibility of the portion 9 is improved, the diameter of the tip end side of the leg 5 can be easily expanded by inserting the pin 2 shaft portion 14, and the insertion force of the pin 2 at the time of fixing the clip is reduced to improve the handleability. Can be.

The base 8 of the slit 8 that divides the leg 5 into the divisions 9 has a wide base end, and the pin biaxial part 14 that can set high rigidity in the wide part 10 of the slit. Since the rib 19 is inserted,
The property of the base end side of the leg 5 as a clip can be improved, and the strength against shearing force can be greatly improved. Therefore, even if a strong force is applied to one of the plate members i in the direction of the arrow F in FIG. 11 and a strong shearing force is generated in the clip, the two plate members i and j can be satisfactorily connected and fixed.

Further, in the clip of the present embodiment, the leading end side of the leg portion of the slit 8 is formed narrow, so that the leading end side of each of the divided portions 9 of the leg portion 5 becomes wider, and the leading end side of the leg portion 5 becomes wider. The locking width of each of the locking projections 12 for maintaining the enlarged diameter state of the locking projections 12 can be sufficiently set.
The engaging step 17 formed on the shaft portion 14 can be securely engaged with the engaging step 17 so that the expanded state at the tip end side of the leg portion 5 can be reliably maintained. That is, as shown in FIG. 7, in the clip of the present embodiment, the slit 8 provided in the leg portion 5 is formed narrow at the tip side (lower portion), so that the tip width W of each locking projection 12 is reduced. It can be taken enough. However, when the slit 8 is formed wide over the entire length, the improvement of the shearing force is achieved similarly to the clip of the present embodiment, but as shown by the one-dot chain line 30 in FIG. Has a very narrow tip width w, and the locking step 1
7, the width of engagement with N is small, and sufficient locking force cannot be obtained.
The diameter-expanded state of the leg portion 5 may be suddenly released, and the locking projection 12 may be worn by sliding on the peripheral surface of the pin 2 shaft portion, resulting in insufficient engagement. There is also.

Furthermore, in the clip of the present embodiment, the head 13 of the pin 2 is configured to fit into the pin fitting recess 6 provided on the flange portion 3 of the clip body 1, so that the two pins It is prevented that the pin 2 is lifted by something caught on the part 13 and the diameter-expanded state of the leg 5 is suddenly released. Moreover, when it is desired to release the expanded state of the leg 5 by pulling up the pin 2, the tip of the flathead screwdriver is inserted into the head 13 of the pin 2 through the tool insertion groove 7 provided in the flange 3 of the clip body 1. By inserting between the upper surface of the fitting recess 6 and the head 13 of the pin 2 to pry up, the pin 2 can be easily pulled up and the expanded state of the leg 5 can be released. In this case, the leg 5
Each of the locking projections 12 provided on each of the divided portions 9 is a pin 2 shaft portion 1
By pulling up the pin 2 until the pin 2 gets over the locking step 17, the elastic return force of each of the divided portions 9 of the leg 5 and the tapered surface 16 of the holding recess 15 formed below the locking step 17 act on the pin 2. 2 is automatically lifted up and the leg 5
Can be released.

Moreover, in the clip of this embodiment,
At the boundary between the wide portion 20 and the narrow portion 21 of each of the ribs 19, a taper portion 22 having a gradually narrowing width is provided, and the height of the tapered portion at the lower portion of each of the ribs 19 is increased. Is formed in a tapered shape so as to gradually decrease,
By the action of the taper, the operation of connecting the clip body 1 and the pin 2 by inserting the shaft portion 14 of the pin 2 through the pin insertion hole 4 into the hollow portion of the leg 5 of the clip body 1 can be easily performed. .

The clip of the present invention is not limited to the above embodiment. For example, in the above-described embodiment, the tool insertion groove 7 is formed in a band shape along the radial direction of the flange portion 3 and two gaps for tool insertion are formed in the peripheral portion of the flange portion 3. 6 may be cut out at one location and opened to the outer periphery of the flange portion 3 so that only one gap for tool insertion may be formed. Also, the peripheral edge of the pin fitting recess 6 may be formed at three or more locations. Notches may be formed to form three or more tool insertion gaps. Further, the configuration of the pin 2 can be appropriately changed, and other configurations may be appropriately changed within the scope of the present invention.

[0033]

As described above, according to the clip of the present invention, the insertion force of the pin when the clip is fixed can be reduced without lowering the rigidity, and the clip body and the pin can be connected. The operation of forming the clip can be easily performed, and the handleability can be improved. In addition, the locking projection provided on the leg and the locking portion of the pin shaft can be securely engaged, and the expanded state at the tip end of the leg is reliably held to ensure a highly reliable fixing state. Can be achieved. In addition, the tip of a tool such as a flathead screwdriver can be inserted through a tool insertion gap formed between the head of the pin and the flange of the clip body to pry up the head of the pin. In addition, the pin can be easily removed.

[Brief description of the drawings]

FIG. 1 is a front view showing a clip according to an embodiment of the present invention.

FIG. 2 is a partially cutaway front view showing a state in which a shaft of a pin constituting the clip is pressed into a leg of a clip body.

FIG. 3 is a plan view showing a clip body constituting the clip.

FIG. 4 is a front view showing the clip body.

FIG. 5 is a cross-sectional view of the clip body taken along line AA of FIG. 3;

FIG. 6 is a bottom view showing the clip body.

FIG. 7 is a partially enlarged plan view showing a locking projection formed on a leg of the clip body.

FIG. 8 is a front view showing pins constituting the clip.

FIG. 9 is a bottom view showing the pin.

FIG. 10 is a cross-sectional view showing a state in which legs of the clip are inserted into through holes of the plate member in order to connect and fix two plate members using the clip.

FIG. 11 is a cross-sectional view showing a state where two plate members are connected and fixed using the clip.

FIG. 12 is a cross-sectional view showing a conventional clip, in which legs of the clip are inserted into through holes of the plate-shaped member in order to connect and fix two plate-shaped members.

FIG. 13 is a cross-sectional view of the conventional clip, showing a state in which two plate members are connected and fixed.

[Explanation of symbols]

 DESCRIPTION OF SYMBOLS 1 Clip main body 2 Pin 3 Flange part 4 Pin insertion hole 5 Leg part 8 Slit 9 Division part 10 Wide part of slit 11 Narrow part of slit 12 Locking projection 13 Head part of pin 14 Shaft part of pin 15 Holding concave part 16 Taper Surface 17 Engagement step 18 Engagement concave part (engagement part) 19 Rib 20 Wide part of rib 21 Narrow part of rib 22 Taper part i, j Plate member k, l Through hole

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1. A pin insertion hole is formed in a flange portion, and a substantially cylindrical leg portion is formed on a lower surface of the flange portion so that an inner space thereof communicates with the pin insertion hole. A plurality of slits formed in the peripheral wall of the leg portion along the axial direction to divide the leg portion into a plurality of divided portions, and a clip main body having a locking projection protruding from an inner surface front end side of each divided portion; A pin protruding from a lower surface of the portion, and a pin provided with an engaging portion for engaging with the locking projection on the shaft, and a leg of the clip body passing the shaft of the pin through the pin insertion hole. A clip that is inserted into the hollow portion and connects the clip body and the pin. The pin is pressed and the shaft of the pin is further pressed into the tip end side of the clip body to form the shaft. Press each split part of the clip body leg outward with the part, and expand the diameter of the leg tip side A clip that holds the expanded diameter state of the leg by engaging the locking projection of the leg with the engaging portion of the pin shaft. A plurality of ribs, which are formed such that the base end side of the leg is wide and the front end side of the leg is narrow, and the upper part is wide and the lower part is narrow along the axial direction on the shaft outer peripheral surface of the pin. The wide portions of the ribs are located inside the wide portions of the slits in the expanded state of the legs, and the ribs are gradually formed at the boundary between the wide portions and the narrow portions of the ribs. Work to provide a tapered part that becomes narrower, and to form a narrower part under each rib into a tapered shape whose height gradually decreases, and insert the shaft of the pin into the hollow part of the leg of the clip body. And the top shape of the flange is adjusted with the diameter of the legs expanded. A clip having a shape in which a gap for inserting a tool is formed between a head of the clip and a flange portion of the clip body.
2. A plurality of holding recesses each having a tapered upper portion formed at the tip of a shaft of a pin, and an engaging portion is formed above and adjacent to the holding recess, and the shaft of the pin is clipped. The clip body and the pin are connected by inserting it into the leg of the body and engaging the locking projection of the clip body leg in the holding recess of the pin shaft, and pressing the head of the pin Then, the shaft of the pin advances toward the distal end in the leg of the clip body, the locking projection is pressed by the tapered surface of the holding recess, and the distal end of the leg expands in diameter and engages with the locking projection. The clip according to claim 1, wherein the clip is configured to be engaged with the portion to maintain the expanded state of the leg portion.
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