US 9,812,800 B2
Conductive connecting member and display device including the same
Cheong Hun Lee, Asan-si (KR); Seung-Won Kuk, Cheonan-si (KR); Chung Hui Lee, Cheongju-si (KR); Sang Hyuk Kim, Seoul (KR); Yong Nam Shin, Asan-si (KR); and Seon Jeong Yun, Daegu (KR)
Assigned to Samsung Display Co., Ltd., (KR)
Filed by SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD., Yongin-si, Gyeonggi-do (KR)
Filed on Oct. 14, 2015, as Appl. No. 14/883,478.
Claims priority of application No. 10-2015-0060865 (KR), filed on Apr. 29, 2015.
Prior Publication US 2016/0322724 A1, Nov. 3, 2016
Int. Cl. H05K 1/00 (2006.01); H01R 12/77 (2011.01); H05K 5/00 (2006.01); G02F 1/1345 (2006.01); H05K 1/02 (2006.01); H05K 1/11 (2006.01); H01L 23/495 (2006.01); H05K 1/14 (2006.01); H05K 3/46 (2006.01); H05K 1/18 (2006.01)
CPC H01R 12/771 (2013.01) [G02F 1/13452 (2013.01); G02F 1/13458 (2013.01); H01L 23/49572 (2013.01); H01L 2224/50 (2013.01); H01L 2225/107 (2013.01); H05K 1/028 (2013.01); H05K 1/0277 (2013.01); H05K 1/0283 (2013.01); H05K 1/118 (2013.01); H05K 1/147 (2013.01); H05K 1/189 (2013.01); H05K 3/4691 (2013.01); H05K 2201/05 (2013.01); H05K 2201/10681 (2013.01)] 10 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A conductive connecting member comprising:
a flexible, elongated body;
terminals formed at opposite ends of the body to be electrically connected to the body; and
a circuit pattern disposed on the body,
wherein the body includes terminal areas in which the terminals are formed and a central area disposed between the terminal areas,
wherein two or more recess portions are formed in edges of the body within the central area of the body,
wherein the recess portions include two or more first recesses formed in a first edge of the body, and two or more second recesses formed in a second edge of the body, the second edge being opposite to the first edge,
wherein the first recesses are disposed in an alternating manner with the second recesses along the central area,
wherein intervals between adjacent first recesses and intervals between adjacent second recesses are the same, and
wherein the circuit pattern on the terminal area has a straight line shape and the circuit pattern on the central area has a curved line shape.