US 9,812,809 B2
Waterproof connector
Katsumi Arai, Tokyo (JP); Hiroshi Akimoto, Tokyo (JP); Fumiki Yamada, Tokyo (JP); and Toshiyuki Shimoda, 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.