US 9,812,809 B2
Waterproof connector
Katsumi Arai, Tokyo (JP); Hiroshi Akimoto, Tokyo (JP); Fumiki Yamada, Tokyo (JP); and Toshiyuki Shimoda, Tokyo (JP)
Assigned to JAPAN AVIATION ELECTRONICS INDUSTRY, LIMITED, Tokyo (JP)
Filed by Japan Aviation Electronics Industry, Limited, Tokyo (JP)
Filed on Apr. 4, 2017, as Appl. No. 15/479,025.
Application 15/479,025 is a continuation of application No. PCT/JP2015/067597, filed on Jun. 18, 2015.
Claims priority of application No. 2014-218249 (JP), filed on Oct. 27, 2014.
Prior Publication US 2017/0207569 A1, Jul. 20, 2017
Int. Cl. H01R 13/405 (2006.01); H01R 13/52 (2006.01); H01R 13/6587 (2011.01)
CPC H01R 13/5213 (2013.01) [H01R 13/5202 (2013.01); H01R 13/6587 (2013.01)] 12 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A waterproof connector comprising:
a housing made of a material in which reinforcing filler pieces are dispersed in an insulating resin; and
a conductive member formed integrally with the housing,
wherein the conductive member has a connector connecting section exposed from the housing and connected to a counter connector, a board connecting section exposed from the housing and connected to a board, and a fixed section connecting the connector connecting section and the board connecting section and embedded in the housing,
wherein a waterproof shaped section for blocking entry of water along an interface between the fixed section and the housing is formed at a surface of the fixed section, and
wherein the waterproof shaped section includes at least one groove having an opening width smaller than a size of each of the reinforcing filler pieces.