US 9,809,180 B2
Electric wire sheathing member and wire harness
Ryo Kuroishi, Mie (JP); and Hirokazu Nakai, Mie (JP)
Assigned to SUMITOMO WIRING SYSTEMS, LTD., Yokkaichi, Mie (JP)
Filed by Sumitomo Wiring Systems, Ltd., Yokkaichi, Mie (JP)
Filed on Nov. 23, 2016, as Appl. No. 15/359,815.
Claims priority of application No. 2015-229555 (JP), filed on Nov. 25, 2015.
Prior Publication US 2017/0144615 A1, May 25, 2017
Int. Cl. H02G 3/04 (2006.01); B60R 16/02 (2006.01); H01B 7/00 (2006.01)
CPC B60R 16/0215 (2013.01) [H01B 7/0045 (2013.01); H02G 3/0481 (2013.01)] 6 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. An electric wire sheathing member, comprising:
a resin pipe that has a tubular shape into which an electric wire can be inserted and that is bent into a predetermined shape; and
a metal body that is integrally provided in at least a bent portion of the resin pipe and continuously extends in an axial direction, wherein the metal body is a spiral member that progressively extends in the axial direction of the resin pipe while turning in a circumferential direction of the resin pipe.