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20130045407STRUCTURE INTENDED TO HOLD AN ELECTRIC BATTERY FOR POWERING AN ELECTRIC MOTOR FOR DRIVING A MOTOR VEHICLE - A structure configured to hold an electric battery for powering an electric motor, or to hold an electric battery for powering an electric motor for driving a motor vehicle, the structure including a rigid element, above and/or below which the battery is configured to be located, and, laterally on either side of the rigid element, energy absorbing elements, the energy absorbing elements including deformable members that extend at least approximately in a lateral direction.02-21-2013
20120171540HOLDING MECHANISM AND ELECTRONIC DEVICE USING THE SAME - A holding mechanism for holding a battery includes a retaining member, a resisting member ant at least two limiting members. The retaining member limits the battery from movement in a first direction. The resisting member corresponds to the retaining member and engages with the retaining member to cooperatively support and limit the battery from movement in a second direction perpendicular to the first direction. The at least two limiting members are arranged at opposite sides of the retaining member and are used for limiting the battery from movement in a third direction. The third direction is perpendicular to the first direction and the second direction. An electronic device using the holding mechanism is also provided.07-05-2012
20100159312BATTERY COVER MECHANISM - A battery cover mechanism includes a body member, a battery cover and an operating piece. The body member defines a receiving cavity recessed therefrom for receiving the battery cover and a battery therein. The battery cover is rotatably assembled to the body member to cover the receiving cavity of the body member. The operating piece is releasably assembled to the battery cover for locking the battery cover to the body member and unlocking the battery cover. The battery cover mechanism is convenience to operate, and avoids the interfering signals efficiently.06-24-2010
20110195292BATTERY COVER LATCHING MECHANISM FOR PORTABLE ELECTRONIC DEVICE - A battery cover latching structure comprises a housing, a cover, a button and a follower. The housing has a catch positioned thereon. The cover is mounted to housing. The button is rotatably mounted to the cover. The follower is slidably mounted to cover, the follower has a latch releasably latched with the catch. When the button is rotated relative to the cover, the button pushes the follower away from the catch to release the latch and the catch.08-11-2011
20120183828ENERGY STORAGE DEVICE PROTECTION APPARATUS - The invention relates to a motor vehicle, in particular a hybrid automobile or electric vehicle, having a battery that is arranged between two wheelhouses An oblong protective element that resists buckling in the event of a compression load is provided between the wheelhouses in the region of the battery in the event of a side impact.07-19-2012
20100075212BATTERY COVER LATCH MECHANISM AND PORTABLE ELECTRONIC DEVICE USING SAME - A battery cover latch mechanism includes a battery cover forming a first clasp, a main body, a button forming a second clasp latching to the first clasp; and a resilient member assembled on the button. The main body includes an assembly portion defining a notch; and a button hole communicating with the notch. The button and the resilient member are slidably assembled in the assembly portion, the resilient member seals the notch. The invention also discloses an electronic device using the battery cover latch mechanism.03-25-2010
20100035135PORTABLE ELECTRONIC APPARATUS - A portable electronic apparatus has a housing including a connection terminal and a battery container, and has a battery lid. The connection terminal is adapted for an interface with the outside of the portable electronic apparatus. The battery lid is configured to be put on and taken off the housing. The battery lid has a connection terminal cover positioned in front of a front face of the connection terminal in a case where the battery lid is put on the housing.02-11-2010
20130034765Automotive battery connection system - An automotive battery connection system, which includes a substantially cylindrical battery case acting as a terminal for an automotive battery. The battery case includes partitions defining a keyway for cables and a center partition dividing the battery case into two case pockets. A battery positive post is situated within one of the case pockets. A battery negative post is situated in the other of the case pockets. A substantially cylindrical plug is adapted to seat on the partitions of the battery case. The plug comprises a pair of sockets defined within its base, each socket defined within one of the plug pockets shaped identical to the battery positive post and the battery negative post and sized to have the battery positive post and the battery negative post securely seat therein. Therefore, cables terminating within the base of the plug are in conductive communication with the sockets.02-07-2013
20130209855BATTERY DEVICE, ELECTRONIC APPARATUS, AND BATTERY SYSTEM - Disclosed is a battery device including a battery enclosure incorporating a battery cell. The battery device further includes an output terminal that outputs power of the battery cell. The battery enclosure includes a first surface, a second surface, a first step surface, a second step surface, a first engaging portion, a second engaging portion, a first groove, and a second groove formed in the second step surface and the second engaging portion, and a recess is provided in at least one of the first step surface and the second step surface.08-15-2013
20130209854BATTERY CASE - A battery case for a power tool, comprising a body defining a cavity configured to receive a battery, a body surface of the battery case being formed to have a curved outward profile.08-15-2013
20100143779BATTERY COVER LATCHING MECHANISM - A battery cover latching mechanism is provided. The battery cover latching mechanism includes a body member, a battery cover, and an elastic member. One end of the elastic member resists the body member, the other end of the elastic member resists the battery cover. The battery cover is attached to the body member. The battery is attached to the battery cover. The elastic member provides an elastic force to open the battery cover allowing the battery to be removed from the body member.06-10-2010
20100129702FLEXIBLE BATTERY RESTRAINT FOR ELECTRONIC DEVICES - A battery restraint apparatus for electronic devices includes a flexible, resilient substrate having opposite, elongated end portions. An elongated aperture is formed in the substrate adjacent each end portion. The substrate has elastic memory that allows it to be flexed and bent and to thereafter resiliently recover to its original shape. The battery restraint apparatus is configured to be removably secured to an electronic device and snugly overlie a battery compartment opening thereof.05-27-2010
20130059188BATTERY MOUNTING DEVICE - A battery mounting device includes a bracket and case. The bracket includes a rear wall and defines a receiving space. A first latching portion is located on the rear wall. The case includes a front plate opposite to the rear wall. A restricting portion is located on the front plate. The bracket is slidably mounted in the case; the first latching portion is adapted to secure a first end of a battery in the receiving space, and the restricting portion is adapted to secure a second end of the battery in the receiving space.03-07-2013
20130059187APPARATUS FOR PREVENTING DEFORMATION OF PLASTIC BATTERY PACK CASE FOR A VEHICLE - Disclosed is an apparatus and method for preventing deformation of a plastic battery pack case for a vehicle, in which the side of the battery pack case is subjected to reverse deformation to absorb the deformation occurring after compression molding and to ensure the dimensions of a mounting portion of various components including battery packs, thereby ensuring an internal space of the battery pack case. To this end, the present invention provides an apparatus for preventing deformation of a plastic battery pack case for a vehicle, the apparatus including: a base having a case insertion space; a fixing portion for fixing a battery pack case inserted into the case insertion space; and a deformation producing portion inserted into the battery pack case and preventing the case from being deformed by pressing the inside of the case to be reversely deformed in the lateral direction.03-07-2013
20090280398BATTERY PACK - Provided is a battery pack, which can increase coupling force between a holder and a protection circuit board, and improve processability and productivity. The battery pack includes a bare cell, a holder disposed at one side of the bare cell and having a first fastening part, and a protection circuit assembly disposed at one side of the holder and having a second fastening part coupled to the first fastening part, wherein one of the first and second fastening parts is a protrusion and the other is a groove, and the protrusion includes a first supporting surface, a second supporting surface and a notch formed between the first and second supporting surfaces. Also, the battery pack includes a bare cell, a holder disposed at one side of the bare cell and having a first fastening part, and a protection circuit assembly disposed at one side of the holder and having a second fastening part coupled to the first fastening part, wherein the first fastening part is a first protrusion and the second fastening part is a second protrusion, and one of the first and second protrusions includes a first supporting surface, a second supporting surface and a notch formed between the first and second supporting surfaces and the other is formed in the shape of a square pillar.11-12-2009
20120225340Battery holder apparatus and method - A battery holder apparatus and method includes a sleeve with an inside surface and an outside surface where the sleeve is flexible. A battery receiving space is created within the sleeve where the battery receiving space expands and the sleeve flexes to accommodate a battery when inserted therein and the inside surface at least partially contacts the battery. And a connection device is provided on the outside surface of the sleeve.09-06-2012
20110020684BATTERY COVER LATCHING ASSEMBLY - A battery cover latching assembly comprises a body member, a battery cover, and two elastic members. One end of the battery cover is rotatably mounted to the body member, the other end of the battery cover is releasably latched to the body member. The two elastic members are sandwiched between the battery cover and the body member, used to prop up the battery cover.01-27-2011
20110020683FIXING MECHANISM AND ELECTRONIC DEVICE USING SAME - A fixing mechanism for fixing a battery in a sleeve with a battery cover includes a fixing member fixed to the battery cover and two fixing positions positioned on opposite inner surfaces of the sleeve. Each fixing position includes two latch grooves. The fixing member forms two elastic latch portions, each latch portion forms two latch protrusion corresponding to the latch grooves. The latch protrusions and the latch grooves both include a sliding surface and two abutting surfaces. The latch protrusions engage in or disengage from the latch grooves, thus the fixing member can be fixed in or detached from the sleeve. An electronic device using the fixing mechanism is also provided.01-27-2011
20090047572CONTROLLED PRESSURE RELEASE FOR PACKAGED BATTERIES AND ASSOCIATED SYSTEMS AND METHODS - A battery package for providing power to an electronic device is described herein. In one embodiment, the battery package includes a casing configured to enclose at least one battery cell. The casing includes a wall having an internal surface, an external surface and a dimple. The dimple extends outward from the internal surface to an intermediate section of the wall. In a particular embodiment, the dimple is positioned to rupture under high pressure conditions and direct escaping gases away from selected components of the electronic device in which the battery package is housed.02-19-2009
20130164591PORTABLE ELECTRONIC APPARATUS AND REMOVABLE BATTERY CASE THEREFOR - A portable electronic apparatus and a removable battery case therefor are disclosed. The portable electronic apparatus includes an apparatus casing, a battery, and the removable battery case. The apparatus casing has an accommodating slot and includes a first rotation engagement structure at the opening of the accommodating slot. The removable battery case includes a casing body and a casing cover. The casing body has a battery accommodating space containing the battery. The casing cover is connected to the casing body in a rotatable way. When the casing body is inserted into the accommodating slot from the opening, the casing cover covers the opening by a second rotation engagement structure of the casing cover engaged with the first rotation engagement structure. Therefore, the casing body can keep non-rotated in the above insertion to permit various structure designs for the electrical connection between the apparatus casing and the removable battery case.06-27-2013
20120115001BATTERY PACK - A battery pack (05-10-2012
20090029241Battery and case of battery pack - Disclosed is a battery pack that includes a bare cell for producing electricity, a circuit board electrically coupled to the bare cell, and a case for accommodating the bare cell and circuit board. The case has a foot rubber installing part formed on an outer surface of the case, and the foot rubber installing part has a tub for accommodating a foot rubber. The tub has a receiving groove formed on an inner surface of the tub. The receiving groove is an extra space that does not accommodate the foot rubber. The receiving groove stores an excess of glue material that is used to couple the foot rubber to the foot rubber installing part.01-29-2009
20120237814BATTERY DEVICE AND ELECTRONIC APPARATUS - A battery charger includes a battery attachment section configured to have a rechargeable battery releasably attached thereto. The battery attachment section includes a flat attachment surface having a width corresponding to a width of a bottom surface of a case of the battery to be charged and a length greater than a length of the bottom surface of the case of the battery to be charged; a plurality of locking hooks provided on the attachment surface; a charger terminal configured to contact a terminal of the battery to be charged, the charger terminal including a plurality of plate-shaped contact pieces configured to be inserted into engaging grooves of the battery to be charged; and an attachment projection adjacent to the attachment surface and configured to secure the battery to the charger.09-20-2012
20120237813BATTERY COVER ASSEMBLY FOR ELECTRONIC DEVICES - A battery cover assembly for an electronic device includes a main body and a battery cover detachably attached to the main body. The main body includes at least one latching portion, at least one opening, and an engagement portion adjacent to the at least one opening. The battery cover includes at least one protrusion, at least one extending block and a retaining member adjacent to the at least one extending block. The at least one protrusion is slidably latched with the at least one latching portion. The at least one extending block engages into the at least one opening, and the retaining member is pressed to assembled with the engagement portion.09-20-2012
20120270087BATTERY HOLDING UNIT - A battery holding unit (10-25-2012
20110033740BATTERY EJECTOR AND ELECTRONIC DEVICE USING THE SAME - An electronic device includes a housing having a battery chamber and a battery ejector assembled near the battery chamber. The housing has a front surface, the battery chamber is defined in the front surface for receiving a battery therein. The battery ejector includes an ejecting piece comprising an elastic portion, a hinged portion and a pressing portion. The elastic portion is configured for providing an ejecting force to the battery. The hinged portion is disposed at one end of the elastic portion and hinged to the housing. The pressing portion extends and bends from the hinged portion side of the elastic portion opposite to the elastic portion for operating the battery ejector.02-10-2011
20090068551MOTOR-VEHICLE BATTERY TRAY AND THERMAL PROTECTION BOX FOR A BATTERY PROVIDED WITH SUCH A TRAY - A motor-vehicle battery tray configured to accommodate a base of a battery and to be placed on a battery support forming part of the vehicle. The battery tray includes an end wall configured to accommodate the base of the battery, the wall including an internal face configured to accommodate the base of the battery and an external face configured to rest on the battery support, and the internal and external faces each include a plurality of strips extending approximately perpendicular to the end wall. A thermal protection box for a motor-vehicle battery includes a casing, a cover, and the battery tray, the casing being connected to the tray and to the cover so as to form a box, configured to house the battery.03-12-2009
20100035138ELECTRONIC DEVICE - The electronic device according to the present invention comprises a body having an opening part defined therein, a cover member for opening and closing the opening part of the body, a pivotally supporting mechanism for pivotally supporting a base end part of the cover member at a position adjacent to the opening part of the body, and a cam mechanism provided to opposed parts of the body and the cover member. The cam mechanism comprises a slidable contact surface and a sliding part relatively sliding on the slidable contact surface along a predetermined cam curve as the cover member is opened and closed, and the predetermined cam curve is defined about a pivot of the pivotally supporting mechanism and so as to make the cover member move in either direction of two opposite directions along the pivot of the pivotally supporting mechanism in a process of closing the cover member.02-11-2010
20090169982Electronic apparatus - An electronic apparatus includes a battery pack incorporating plural cells and a main section with an accommodating section where the battery pack is removably accommodated. The battery pack includes a groove section depressed in an external surface of battery pack toward space between the cells and extending in a predetermined direction. The accommodating section includes a projection section to be engaged in the groove section. The groove section is formed in a position on the external surface of the battery pack corresponding to a clearance between the plural cells, and the projection section of the main section is engaged in the groove section when the battery pack is attached. Therefore, without increasing the thickness of the entire electronic apparatus, there is realized a structure that determines the position of the battery pack with respect to the main section so that the battery pack can be prevented from being incorrectly attached.07-02-2009
20090258287BATTERY COVER ASSEMBLY FOR ELECTRONIC DEVICE - A battery cover assembly (10-15-2009
20120288741BATTERY ASSEMBLY - A battery assembly (11-15-2012
20090162742PORTABLE APPARATUS - According to one embodiment, a portable apparatus has a battery casing containing a battery, a main body casing capable of pivoting at the battery casing and having a display unit, and a hinge mechanism provided between the main body casing and the battery casing to connect the main body casing and the battery casing. The hinge mechanism has a cylindrically shaped shaft portion formed integrally with the battery casing to project from the battery casing, an opening portion provided on the main body casing to allow the shaft portion to pass therethrough, an edge portion limiting the surrounding of the opening portion, a detachment stopping portion provided on the shaft portion to engage with the edge portion, and a bearing structure supporting the shaft portion to allow it to rotate.06-25-2009
20110293980BATTERY CUSHION AND INSULATOR - An application for a battery shield including a set of walls made of a resilient, elastomeric material and a base made of the same resilient, elastomeric material. A bottom edge of the walls connects to an edge of the base forming a rectangular cavity having a width and a depth. The width is substantially equivalent to the width of a battery pack and the depth is substantially equivalent to the depth of the battery pack, thereby the battery shield snuggly fits around the battery pack, reducing shock and vibration of the battery pack from external shock and vibration and insulating the battery pack from ambient temperature extremes.12-01-2011
20110293981MOBILE DEVICE HAVING A WATERPROOF STRUCTURE - A mobile device includes a housing, a gasket and a lid assembly. The housing defines receiving chamber to receive a battery and a receiving groove configured in a circle around the receiving chamber. The gasket is received in the receiving groove. The lid assembly attached to the housing to cover the receiving chamber includes a first lid and a second lid. The first lid includes a projecting rib to engage with the receiving groove to force the gasket in the receiving groove. The second lid is slideably attached to the first lid and engages to the housing to force the first lid on the housing.12-01-2011
20080268331BATTERY-BACKED COMPUTER SYSTEM WITH EXTERNALLY REPLACEABLE BATTERY MODULE - A battery-backed cache system with a pluggable battery module. The system includes a RAID controller and a cache. A back up power board is provided upon which a second power connector is provided and the two power connectors are connected. A socket assembly is mounted on the board and is connected to the second power connector. The socket assembly is a standard socket for use with PC Cards and includes a bulkhead adapter for mounting to a case wall with a slot of the socket assembly accessible through the case wall. A battery module is included having a body with dimensions corresponding to the slot. A battery is positioned within the body and a connection interface is provided in the battery module for mating with the socket assembly. The body and connection interface of the battery module comply with PCMCIA specifications for card bodies and interfaces.10-30-2008
20100035137BATTERY COVER MECHANISM - A battery cover mechanism includes a housing, a battery cover and a releasing assembly. The housing has a first surface and at least one latching hook disposed thereon. The battery cover defines a notch therethrough corresponding to the latching hook of the housing and is detachably assembled with the housing by the releasing assembly. The releasing assembly includes a fixing base, an elastic piece and a releasing piece. The fixing base is mounted on the inner side surface of the battery cover and there form an assembling space together with the notch. The elastic piece is mounted on the fixing base and the releasing piece is slidably mounted on the fixing base. The releasing piece is slidably mounted on the fixing base to slidably resist the elastic piece to make the elastic piece release from the latching hook.02-11-2010
20100035136BATTERY FIXING APPARATUS AND ELECTRONIC DEVICE USING THE SAME - A battery fixing apparatus for fixing a battery in a housing of an electronic device is provided. The fixing apparatus includes a bracket and a fixing member accommodated in the housing. The bracket includes two protruding portions, and each protruding portion defines a slot. The protruding protrusions move out or in from an opening of the housing. The fixing member is used for receiving the battery. The fixing member further includes two locking parts protruded from inner surface of the fixing member. The locking parts pass through the slot and are locked into limiting grooves of the battery, and then, deform elastically and separated from the limiting grooves while pressed by the protruding portions.02-11-2010
20100112426BATTERY COVER MECHANISM - A battery cover mechanism for a portable electronic device includes a housing, a door, two elastic members and a holding unit, the housing defines a cutout, the door slidably engage with the cutout, the cutout is closed by the door with the elastic resisting the door, the door can be opened by external force and not be removed from the housing, thus, a battery can be assembled in the housing.05-06-2010
20090148757Battery holder - A battery holder for a button-type battery (06-11-2009
20100266884BATTERY COVER AND ELECTRONIC DEVICE USING THE SAME - A battery cover includes a main body, two guiding members, a resilient member received in the main body, and an end cover arranged at one end of the main body. The guiding members are slidably received in the main body. The resilient member resists the guiding members. The resilient member not only provides an elastic force, but also positions the at least one guiding member in the main body.10-21-2010
20090142652EXPANDABLE BATTERY COMPARTMENT - In a battery-powered electrical device, an expandable battery compartment for accommodating batteries of varying size, and a method for altering the size of the battery compartment, is disclosed. The battery compartment includes a battery casing defining a substantially cylindrical recess for at least partially encapsulating a battery. The recess has an open end for receiving a battery and a closed end. A first electrical contact element is positioned on or adjacent the closed end of the recess for contacting a terminal of a battery. A cover is configured to be releasably mounted to the open end of the recess for selectively concealing the open end and defining the battery compartment. A second electrical contact element is provided for contacting an opposing terminal of the battery. The second electrical contact element is selectively positionable at multiple locations on the cover to accommodate batteries of varying size within the battery compartment.06-04-2009
20120028095BATTERY COVER LATCHING MECHANISM AND ELECTRONIC DEVICE USING THE SAME - A battery cover latching mechanism employed in an electronic device is used to assemble a battery cover to a housing. The battery cover latching mechanism includes a hook, a base body, a sliding element, and an operating element. The hook is mounted on the battery cover, and the base body is detachably assembled to the housing. The sliding element is detachably and slidably assembled to the base body and includes a latching block corresponding to the hook. The operating element is detachably assembled to the sliding element, and is pushed relative to the sliding element, the operating element forces the sliding element to move relative to the base body, the latching block unlocks the hook to detach the battery cover, when the latching block locks the hook, the battery cover is latched.02-02-2012
20120034506REVERSE USE BATTERY PACK DESIGN - A battery pack of a handheld device has two coupling sections configured at a side surface in the face of a battery slot of the handheld device, where the coupling sections correspond to a coupling structure of the battery slot. As the battery pack is installed in the battery slot, the coupling sections engage with the coupling structure respectively for keeping the battery pack from detaching out of the battery slot. The battery pack may also have an upturned position to be installed in a second type of battery slot of another handheld device, where the coupling sections also correspond to and engage with a coupling structure of the second battery slot and keep the battery pack from detaching out of the second battery slot.02-09-2012
20100081045BATTERY COVER LATCHING MECHANISM - A battery cover latching mechanism is provided. The battery cover latching mechanism includes a body member defining a battery receiving space, a battery cover attached to the body member to cover the battery receiving space, and a button assembly. The battery cover including a clamping portion. The button assembly includes a button. The button includes a latching portion. The latching portion releasbly locks the latching portion to the clamping portion.04-01-2010
20100099017BATTERY HOLDING MECHANISM AND PORTABLE ELECTRONIC DEVICE USING THE SAME - A battery holding mechanism for holding a battery in a portable electronic device, includes a bearing unit, a connecting unit connected to the bearing unit and an operating unit connected to the connecting unit. The bearing unit includes a bearing board for bearing the battery assembled in the portable electronic device thereon and an assembling component formed on the bearing board for assembling the bearing unit to the portable electronic device. The operating unit is configured for being operated to move the connecting unit and the bearing unit, thereby detaching the battery placed on the bearing board from the portable electronic device.04-22-2010
20100124699BATTERY COVER LATCHING MECHANISM - A battery cover latching mechanism is provided. The battery cover latching mechanism includes a body member defining a battery receiving space, a battery cover, and the button member. The battery cover is placed above the body member to cover the battery receiving space. The battery cover defines a latching slot. The button member includes a latching block and a resisting block. The latching block latches in the latching slot. The resisting block is configured for resisting the battery cover away from the body member.05-20-2010
20100124698BATTERY COVER ASSEMBLY FOR PORTABLE ELECTRONIC DEVICE - A battery cover assembly comprises a housing, a battery cover, a magnetic element and iron core. The battery cover has a first surface facing the housing. The battery cover has a plurality of latching portions protruding from the first surface and located adjacent to one side thereof. The magnetic element is mounted to the first surface of the battery cover and located adjacent to anther side thereof. The iron core is mounted to the housing corresponding to the magnetic element. The magnetic element is magnetically attracted with the contacting portion and the latching portions are correspondingly latched in the latching slots, which corporately latches the battery cover to the housing.05-20-2010
20090286145ELECTRICAL DEVICE HAVING A BATTERY PACK WITH AN EASY ATTACHMENT AND RELEASE MECHANISM - An electrical device has a device body defining a cavity for receiving a battery pack, the battery pack has an arm and a sleeve that at least partially surrounds the arm, and the sleeve is rotatable relative to the arm around an axis of rotation.11-19-2009
20130216886Battery, Battery Assembly, and User Equipment - A battery, a battery assembly, and a user equipment are disclosed. The battery includes a circuit board and a cell. The circuit board includes a first contact, a second contact, a third contact, a fourth contact, a battery management module, and a control switch. The first contact reports a capacity of the cell in the battery, or in the battery and a cascaded battery to an upper-level battery or an electricity load; the second contact receives and output the capacity of the cell in the cascaded battery; when the control switch is opened, the third contact is connected to the cell in the battery to charge or discharge the cell in the battery; when the control switch is closed, the fourth contact is connected to the third contact; and the battery management module triggers opening or closing of the control switch.08-22-2013
20090291358Industrial truck having a battery compartment base with roller accommodation openings - The invention relates to an industrial truck, in particular a forklift truck, having a replaceable battery block (11-26-2009
20090274953BATTERY ASSEMBLY FOR USE IN AN ELECTRONIC DEVICE - A battery assembly for use in an electronic device is provided. The battery assembly may include a battery cell (e.g., a rechargeable battery cell), a battery connector for providing power from the battery cell to the electronic device, and a flex circuit electrically coupling the battery cell to the electronic device. The battery connector may be located adjacent the battery cell, and may include one or more alignment mechanisms for ensuring that conductive pads of the battery connector align properly with corresponding conductive elements of the electronic device. The battery cell may be fixed to the electronic device using an adhesive layer (e.g., double sided tape) placed between the cell and the electronic device. A tab may extend beyond the periphery of the battery cell to allow a user to pull or peal the battery cell from the electronic device for replacement or repair. In some embodiments, a tool may be used to grasp the tab.11-05-2009
20090280397BATTERY HOLDING STRUCTURE FOR ELECTRONIC DEVICE - A battery holding structure (11-12-2009
20090286144Battery case for carrying rechargeable battery - A battery case includes a space for receiving a rechargeable battery therein and at least one contact point is connected to one sidewall of the space. A circuit is connected with the at least one contact point and a switch located on outside of the battery case is electrically connected with the circuit. A display device is electrically connected with the circuit. When the rechargeable battery is received in the space, the display device shows the user the power level of the rechargeable battery.11-19-2009
20090291356COVER LATCH MECHANISM AND PORTABLE ELECTRONIC DEVICE USING SAME - A cover latching mechanism (11-26-2009
20120295146BATTERY HOLDER - A battery holder for a button battery includes a base, and a cover on the base to enclose the button battery. A first conductive piece extends from the base. A second conductive piece extends from the cover. The anode and the cathode of the button battery are respectively connected to the second conductive piece and the first conductive piece for the outward supply of electricity.11-22-2012
20110200859PORTABLE ELECTRONIC DEVICE WITH BATTERY COVER AND LOCKING MECHANISM THEREFOR - A portable electronic device comprises a lower housing including a battery compartment. An upper housing is coupled to the lower housing and is slidable relative thereto in a first linear direction between a closed position and an open position. A battery cover is configured to engage the lower housing and move generally in the first linear direction relative to the lower housing from an unlatched position to a latched position in which the battery cover interlocks with the lower housing and encloses the battery compartment. The battery cover may comprise at least one of a post element or a beam element and the lower housing may comprise at least one of the other of the post element or the beam element. The post and beam elements are configured to interlock with one another when the battery cover is in the latched position.08-18-2011
20110269006ELECTRIC APPARATUS SYSTEMS - An electric apparatus system includes a tool battery usable as a power source for a power tool, an electric apparatus excluding a power tool, and a battery case capable of receiving the tool battery. The battery case is disposed on one side of the electric apparatus, so that the electric apparatus is stabilized in position by the battery case. The electric apparatus and the battery case are mechanically and electrically connected to each other.11-03-2011
20130216885POWER SUPPLY DEVICE FOR ELECTRIC VEHICLE - A battery pack includes a battery case for accommodating battery cells for mounting to and detaching from an electric vehicle. Male-side terminals are accommodated in a terminal base provided on the vehicle body side with battery side terminals being provided that are connected to the male-side terminals from above. An upper surface of the terminal base is formed with vehicle body side engagement parts with battery case side engagement parts being provided that are engaged with the vehicle body side engagement parts from above. The vehicle body side engagement parts are disposed at positions deviated to one side from the vehicle-width-directional center. The battery case side engagement parts are disposed at positions deviated to vehicle-width-directionally one side of the battery case, and are formed at vehicle-longitudinal-directionally both end portions of the battery case, in order that the battery case side engagement parts can fit the vehicle body side engagement parts.08-22-2013
20100136401BATTERY COVER LATCHING ASSEMBLY - A battery cover latching assembly comprises a battery housing member, a battery cover and a plurality of latching members. The battery cover is mounted to the battery housing and has a first surface facing the battery housing member. The battery cover has a plurality of latching portions protruding from the first surface. The latching members are mounted to the battery housing member respectively corresponding to the latching portions of the battery cover. Each latching member has a plurality of hooks corresponding to the latching portions, the hooks are latched with the latching portions.06-03-2010
20100136397BATTERY HOLDING STRUCTURE - A battery holding structure includes a battery receptacle, a receiving chamber, and a locking member. The battery is received in the battery receptacle, and the receiving chamber communicates with the battery receptacle. The locking member is received in the receiving chamber for locking the battery. The battery receptacle includes a base wall, and the battery holding structure also includes a push member. The push member is connected to the base wall elastically, and the push member can create a force to resisting the battery away from the battery receptacle.06-03-2010
20100221594Portable Hand-Guided Electric Device with Battery Pack - A hand-held electric device has a device housing with a battery pack compartment. A battery pack is disposed in the battery pack compartment. The battery pack compartment has guide elements extending in the insertion direction of the battery pack. The battery pack has a battery pack housing and guide sections provided on the battery pack housing that interact with the guide elements. The battery pack has an electric connector head disposed on the battery pack housing. The battery pack compartment has contact elements. In a predetermined insertion position of the battery pack in the battery pack compartment the contact elements electrically contact the connector head. A contact plate is floatingly supported in the battery pack compartment and the contact elements are disposed on the contact plate.09-02-2010
20080241654Polymer battery pack - A thin polymer battery pack that can withstand a strong external impact includes: a pouch type bare cell having an exposed electrode tab: a circuit electrically coupled to the electrode tab of the pouch type bare cell; a frame case covering an upper part of the pouch type bare cell where the circuit is arranged, two short side parts having a narrow width connected to the upper part of the pouch type bare cell, and a lower part of the pouch type bare cell, two long side parts of a broader width than the two short side parts connected to an exposed upper part of the pouch type bare cell, and a reinforcement label having a metal layer to attach as a single body to both long side parts and the lower part of the pouch type bare cell.10-02-2008
20080286641BATTERY PACK - Disclosed herein is a battery pack including: a plurality of cylindrical battery cells arranged in a plurality of rows and a plurality of layers; a partition member for partitioning the battery cells; a lower case for supporting the partition member; a main circuit board electrically connected to the battery cells; and a display circuit board disposed on the opposite side of the main circuit board; wherein the partition member is provided with a partition plate, a positioning plate for positioning the main circuit board, the positioning plate being provided on the side, facing the lower case, of the partition plate, and an attaching plate for attaching the display circuit board, the attaching plate being provided on the opposite side of the positioning plate with respect to the partition plate.11-20-2008
20080286642BATTERY PACK - Disclosed herein is a battery pack including: a plurality of cylindrical battery cells arranged in a plurality of rows and a plurality of layers; a lower case for supporting the battery cells; and an upper cover welded to the lower case in the state of covering the battery cells supported by the lower case; wherein the end parts of the upper cover and the lower case are opposed to and abutted on each other, and are welded to each other by ultrasonic welding.11-20-2008
20080305387CORDLESS POWER TOOL SYSTEM - A battery pack with a housing, at least one battery cell contained within the housing, a first terminal and a second terminal. The housing includes a substantially ovoidal surface which is substantially symmetric about a first axis of symmetry and a second axis of symmetry which is transverse to the first axis. The surface has first and second substantially linear terminal openings. The first opening extends substantially parallel to and is non-coincident with the first axis, while the second opening extends substantially parallel to the second axis. The first and second terminals are disposed within the housing adjacent to the surface. The first terminal is accessible through first opening and the second terminal is accessible through the second opening. A device for using the battery pack is also provided.12-11-2008
20080286640BATTERY PACK - Disclosed herein is a battery pack including: a plurality of cylindrical battery cells arranged in a plurality of rows and a plurality of layers; a lower case for supporting the battery cells; a terminal case attached to the lower case and provided at one side surface thereof with connection terminals for connection to an external apparatus; a main circuit board attached to the terminal case and electrically connected to the battery cells; wherein the lower case is formed with a support protrusion which is passed through the main circuit board and operative to support the battery cell.11-20-2008
20100143780BATTERY COVER LATCH ASSEMBLY - A battery cover latch assembly comprises a battery housing member, a battery cover, a plurality of first latching elements and a plurality of second latching elements. The first latching elements are mounted to the battery cover. Each first latching elements includes a first latching portion. The second latching elements are mounted to the battery housing member corresponding to the first latching elements. Each second latching element has a hollow second latching portion defining a receiving space therein. The first latching portions are respectively secured in the receiving spaces of the second latching elements to secure the battery cover to the battery housing member.06-10-2010
20100143777BATTERY COVER LATCH MECHANISM - A battery cover latch mechanism is provided including a housing, a battery cover and an elastic sheet. The battery cover includes a cover body. The battery cover has one end portion directly detachable locked to the housing. The cover body defines a cutout to form an elastic pressing portion of the cover body. The elastic sheet is secured to the housing, and the pressing portion is elastically latched to the elastic sheet.06-10-2010
20100143778BATTERY COVER LATCH MECHANISM AND PORTABLE ELECTRONIC DEVICE USING SAME - A battery cover latch mechanism used to releasably latching a battery cover to a housing, the battery cover latch mechanism includes a clasp positioned on the battery cover; and a button. The button includes a resilient member, a main portion positioned on a middle of the resilient member, and two blocks respectively formed on two ends of the resilient member. The main portion and the resilient member are slidably assembled on the housing, the blocks resists the battery cover, the main portion latching to the clasp. When the main portion is pressed, the main portion is detached from the clasp, the resilient member drives the blocks pushing the battery to open the battery cover relative to the housing. The invention also discloses a portable electronic device using the battery cover latch mechanism.06-10-2010
20100143776LEAD STORAGE BATTERY AND GRIP ARRANGEMENT THEREOF - The invention relates to a grip arrangement (06-10-2010
20100035134Battery System - A housing (02-11-2010
20110223459Multi-Motor Latch Assembly - A method for securing and releasing a battery pack from a battery bay of an at least partially electric vehicle is disclosed. The battery bay includes multiple latching units each separately controllable and have a latch configured to couple to the battery pack. The method includes actuating each of the latching units to rotate its respective latch to engage or disengage with the battery pack. The method includes measuring a position of each respective latch of the latching units; and individually controlling each of the latching units based on the position of its respective latch to synchronize the positions of all latches.09-15-2011
20090246610BATTERY COVER LATCHING ASSEMBLY - A battery cover latching assembly, detachably securing a battery cover to a housing, includes a button, battery cover, elastic member arranged between the button and the housing, and a resisting member resisting the battery cover away from the housing. The button includes a locking portion. The battery cover includes a corresponding locking member. The locking portion is slidably received in the housing to clamp or release the locking member.10-01-2009
20090246609BATTERY COVER LATCH MECHANISM AND PORTABLE ELECTRONIC DEVICE USING SAME - A battery cover latch mechanism (10-01-2009
20090246608Rechargeable Electric Tool with a Battery Pack Detaching Device - A battery pack detaching device includes an electric tool and a battery pack. The electric tool has a bottom cover having two slide blocks and two hooks. The battery pack has a battery cartridge, a detaching unit and a top cover. The detaching unit is mounted on the battery cartridge and includes a push button and two push blocks corresponding respectively to the hooks. The top cover is mounted on the detaching unit and has two sockets corresponding to the slide blocks, two mounting slots corresponding to the hooks and a button hole corresponding to the push button. The battery pack can be detached easily from the bottom cover by pushing the push button and moving for a short distance.10-01-2009
20090325050Power source and electronic device assembly - An assembly comprising a casing for a power source and an associated electronic device is disclosed. The casing receives at least one dry cell battery and an electrical conductor having a contact spring portion that engages the bottom-most battery. The upper end of the casing has threads provided thereon which engage threads within the electronic device. A centrally located terminal in the electronic device engages the negative terminal on the upper-most battery and one of its oppositely disposed interconnected terminals engage the terminal end portion of the electrical conductor whose contact spring portion engages the negative terminal on the bottom-most battery. By inserting the open end of the casing into a recess in the electronic device and then rotating the casing by about 90 degrees with respect to the electronic device, the threads on the casing engage the threads on the electronic device securing the casing to the electronic device and causing the negative terminal on the upper-most battery in the casing to engage the central terminal in the electronic device and causing the terminal end portion of the electrical conductor whose contact spring portion engages the positive terminal on the bottom most-battery in the casing to engage one of the oppositely disposed interconnected terminals in the electronic device. The structure of the casing permits the easy removal and replacement of same with respect to the electronic device and also provides an overall assembly that is sealed to the environment and is watertight and submersible.12-31-2009
20090239135BATTERY COVER AND PORTABLE ELECTRONIC DEVICE USING THE SAME - A battery cover which detachably mounted on a portable electronic device to protect the battery of the portable electronic device. The battery cover includes a main cover and a sliding cover, the sliding cover is slidably mounted on the main cover. Two opposite ends of the main cover and the sliding cover each includes at least one tab or projection protruding there from respectively. The battery cover has a simple structure, and is easy for operating. The invention also includes a portable electronic device using the battery cover.09-24-2009
20090239134Holding device and portable electronic device - The holding device of the present invention is used for holding at least one battery. The holding device comprises a main body, a positioning unit, and at least one elastic unit wherein the main body has at least one opening and a battery holder, and the battery holder is used for holding at least one battery; the positioning unit has at least one protrusion, and the at least one protrusion can pass through the at least one opening; and the at least one elastic unit is mounted to the main body, wherein each elastic unit has a battery contact part and a protrusion contact part. By means of the above structure, when the battery holder holds the at least one battery, and the at least one protrusion of the positioning unit passes through the at least one opening, the at least one protrusion will exert force on the protrusion contact part, such that the battery contact part will exert force on the at least one battery.09-24-2009
20100062325BATTERY HOLDER - A battery holder (03-11-2010
20090253030Battery Receptacle - A battery receptacle for use with a medical device, said receptacle comprising at least one cavity accessed via a respective door, said cavity adapted to slidably receive at least one non-cylindrical battery to engage with electrical contacts in a single predetermined orientation, said receptacle and said battery each being provided with complementary slidable engagement means that must be engaged with each other when inserting said battery into said cavity, thereby only allowing said battery to engage said contacts in said single predetermined configuration, and wherein said receptacle further comprising at least one portion that allows said battery to be visible when said battery is inserted in said cavity and said door is closed.10-08-2009
20090258286Modular battery pack and computer and familly of computers having a modular battery pack - A stackable modular battery pack system is disclosed that includes at least two modular battery packs, including first and second battery packs. Each of the modular battery packs comprises a case in which a battery is disposed, first electrical contacts electrically connected to the battery and disposed on an exterior of the case, and second electrical contacts electrically connected to the battery, with the second electrical contacts being disposed on the exterior of the case. The case of the first battery pack is configured to releasably engage the case of the second battery case. The first electrical contacts are located on the first battery case and the second electrical contacts are located on the second battery case so that the first electrical contacts contact the second electrical contacts where the case of the first battery case and the case of the second electrical contacts are engaged.10-15-2009
20090325049Battery Mounting System - A mounting system for a plurality of battery modules needed to form a battery pack includes a battery tray with a combination of fixed and detachable retainers that enable insertion/removal of individual battery modules from the battery pack, both during assembly of the battery pack and later in conjunction with service during its operation. The battery tray may be disposed on a base plate for added support, as well as integration of more than one battery tray and associated modules into a battery pack. A cover may be added to for additional support and protection of the battery modules. Where multiple battery trays are integrated on a base plate, the battery trays may be oriented on the base plate in different directions. The battery mounting system may be used in a motor vehicle or other applications that use a battery pack.12-31-2009
20100216005BATTERY COVER LATCHING ASSEMBLY - A battery cover latching assembly comprises a battery housing member, a battery cove and a button. The battery cover is releasably mounted to the battery housing member. The button is slidably mounted to the battery cover and has a grip portion forming thereon. When the button is slid away from the battery cover, the grip portion is exposed from the battery housing member to facilitate detaching the battery cover from the battery housing member.08-26-2010
20100239898BATTERY COVER LATCHING MECHANISM - A battery cover latching mechanism is provided. The battery cover latching mechanism includes a body member, a battery cover, and a button mounted on the body member. The body member defines a battery receiving space and includes a latching block. The battery cover is placed on the body member to cover the battery receiving space, the battery cover includes a clamp. The button resists the clamp and slides between a first position and a second position. When the button is at a first position, the clamp is released from the latching block. When the button slides from the first position to the second position, the button resists the clamp to move towards the latching block and then latch with the latching block.09-23-2010
20090291357STANDABLE PORTABLE ELECTRONIC DEVICE - A portable electronic device includes a main body and a battery cover. The main body defines a recess for receiving a battery therein. The battery cover is installed on the main body to cover the recess when the portable electronic device is in a first use mode, and the battery cover is detached from the main body, placed flatly, and used to stand the main body erectly thereon when the portable electronic device is in a second use mode.11-26-2009
20100009247BATTERY COVER ASSEMBLY FOR PORTABLE ELECTRONIC DEVICE - A battery cover assembly for a portable electronic device (01-14-2010
20100310916BATTERY - By being embedded in a portable computing device, a battery pack is made essentially inaccessible to unauthorized users, thereby allowing for a battery pack that can be made smaller and of lighter construction material, thereby facilitating greater component density within the portable computing device, lower cost to manufacture, and more environmentally secure. In another embodiment, the battery pack can take the form of a battery assembly formed of a single piece housing having a cantilever portion to provide additional stiffness.12-09-2010
20110033739PORTABLE ELECTRONIC DEVICE WITH SPARE BATTERY - A portable electronic device includes a housing defining a first chamber and a second chamber and forming a separating wall between the first chamber and the second chamber, and a cover attaching to the housing. Two batteries are respectively received in the first chamber and the second chamber.02-10-2011
20100136398PORTABLE COMPUTER AND LOCKING MECHANISM THEREOF - A portable computer and a locking mechanism thereof are provided. The portable computer includes a battery, a host and a locking mechanism. The battery has a locking hole. The battery includes a restraining protrusion. The host has a receiving through. The locking mechanism is disposed in the receiving through. The locking mechanism includes a main body and a locking protrusion. The main body has a first restraining concave and a second restraining concave. The locking protrusion is connected to the main body. When the restraining protrusion is placed in the first restraining concave, the locking protrusion is locked in the locking hole, so that the battery is locked in the receiving through. When the restraining protrusion is placed in the second restraining concave, the locking protrusion leaves the locking hole, so that the battery is dismounted from the receiving through.06-03-2010
20090087726Support structure for battery modules - The present invention provides a grommet of a support structure for battery modules, which is easy to assemble, is reduced in the number of parts and has a simple and easy structure. The support structure for battery modules, which comprises a grommet having at least one hollow portion formed therein for fitting a cylindrical battery module thereto, the grommet being integrally formed as a single unit, wherein the grommet comprises: a first fitting section and a second fitting section formed in such a fashion that the grommet is horizontally or vertically cut inwardly from one end thereof so as to divide the hollow portion into two parts; and a foldable section for interconnecting the first fitting section and the second fitting section so as to allow the first fitting section and/or the second fitting section to be opened or closed thereabout.04-02-2009
20110212353ANNULAR DEVICE - An annular device includes an annular main body, a battery mounting portion, and a battery cover. The battery mounting portion protrudes from an inner surface of the main body, and includes a first arcuate element and a second arcuate element opposite to each other. The battery cover is operable to clasp the battery mounting portion, and includes a first arcuate member and a second arcuate member opposite to each other. The first arcuate member clasps the first arcuate surface, and the second arcuate member clasps the second arcuate surface.09-01-2011
20100035133ELECTRONIC DEVICE - An electronic device includes a main body, a battery, and a fixing assembly. The main body defines a receiving cavity. Opposite sidewalls of the main body in the receiving cavity defines two latching slots. The battery forms two latching protrusions on opposite sides of the battery. The latching protrusions are configured to engage in the two latching slots. The fixing assembly includes a locking member and an elastic member. The locking member is driven by the elastic member to fix the battery in the receiving cavity.02-11-2010
20100062326Adapter for a Power Tool Battery Pack - An adapter includes an insertion part that is inserted into a body of a power tool and has terminals for electrically connecting with the power tool; a pair of rails for guiding insertion of a battery pack in a direction substantially orthogonal to the insertion direction of the insertion part; an operating part constituting tool-latching device for attaching to and detaching from the body of the power tool; and a receiving part constituting battery-latching device for attaching to and detaching from the battery pack. The operating part of the tool-latching device and the receiving-side of the battery-latching device are disposed in different positions when viewing the adapter in the insertion direction of the insertion part.03-11-2010
20100055552BATTERY COVER STRUCTURE - A battery cover structure includes a cover, a main housing, a supporting member and two connecting members. One end of the cover is rotatably attached to the main housing. The main housing defines a recess. The supporting member is received in the recess of the main housing, with one end of the supporting member being rotatably attached to the main housing. The supporting member defines a cavity for receiving a battery and defines two guiding holes at two opposite sides thereof. One end of the connecting member is rotatably attached to the cover, and the other end is slidably and rotatably engaged in the guiding hole of the supporting member. When the cover is opened, the supporting member is raised by the connecting members.03-04-2010
20100055551BATTERY COVER LATCH MECHANISM AND PORTABLE ELECTRONIC DEVICE USING SAME - A battery cover latch mechanism used to releasably latching a battery cover to a housing, the battery cover latch mechanism includes a button comprising latching part, an assembly portion disposed on the housing, the assembly portion defining a latching groove and a buttonhole for receiving the button therein, a clasp disposed on the battery cover, and configured for releasably latching with the latching part of the button; and a resilient member mounted on the button, the resilient member comprising two latching portions, the latching portions latched in the latching groove. The button is slidably mounted in the buttonhole of the assembly portion such that the latching part of the button releasably latches with the clasp under the resilient member. Also disclosed is a portable electronic device using the latching mechanism.03-04-2010
20100136400LATCHING MODULE, BATTERY COVER ASSEMBLY USING THE LATCHING MODULE AND PORTABLE ELECTRONIC DEVICE USING THE BATTERY COVER ASSEMBLY - A latching module includes a main body and two elastic members. The main body includes two opposite sidewalls and a first surface connecting with the sidewalls, the first surface configured for resisting the battery. The two elastic members are respectively mounted to the sidewalls of the main body. Each elastic member has at least one latching portion and at least one stopping portion.06-03-2010
20100136399COVER MECHANISM - A cover mechanism for an electronic device is provided including a base member, a cover member, and two connecting members. The cover member is movably and permanently attached to the base member, including a limiting assembly, and defining a sliding groove. The connecting members connect the cover member and the base member. Each connecting member includes a connecting portion, a positioning end portion securely positioned on the base member, and a limiting end portion. The positioning end portion and the limiting end portion connect two opposite ends of the connecting portion. The connecting portions are slidably received in the sliding grooves, and the limiting end portions are slidable to resist the limiting assembly.06-03-2010
20110097616BATTERY POSITIONING DEVICE - A battery positioning device for fixing a battery includes a base defining a receiving groove to receive the battery, a first elastic member fixed in the receiving groove to resist a positive electrode of the battery. The first elastic member includes a main body, a fixing portion fixed to the base, and an operating portion. The main body includes a hook thereon. The hook includes a resisting portion to resist the positive electrode of the battery and a hooking portion hooking the positive electrode. The fixing portion and the operating portion extend from opposite ends of the main body, respectively. The operating portion is capable of moving away from the battery, thus deforming the first elastic member to elevate the battery by the hooking portion.04-28-2011
20110070473BATTERY OF PORTABLE ELECTRONIC DEVICE - A mobile phone battery includes a battery body and a protecting structure. The battery body includes positive and negative electric poles formed on a side wall of the battery body. The protecting structure is movably set on the battery body. The protecting structure includes a protecting piece. The protecting piece is operable to cover or expose one of the electric poles.03-24-2011
20120148893COMPUTER ENCLOSURE WITH BATTERY HOLDING STRUCTURE - A computer enclosure includes a frame portion and a battery holding structure. The frame portion defines a battery receiving groove for receiving a battery, a first sliding groove and a second sliding groove communicating with the battery receiving groove. The battery holding structure includes a first locking member movably received in the first sliding groove, a second locking member movably received in the second sliding groove, and a spring. The first locking member includes a first latching block. The second locking member includes a second latching block. The spring is compressed between the second locking member and an inner surface of the second sliding groove and configured to provide a force to push the second latching block into the battery receiving groove. The first and second latching members can be pushed into the battery receiving groove to cooperatively latch the battery in the battery receiving groove.06-14-2012
20100297485BATTERY COVER - A battery cover for connecting to a portable electronic device pivotably via a pivot, includes a front cover, a bottom board connected to the front cover and a metal dome fixed between the front cover and the bottom board. The front cover includes a main body, a slide board, a resilient member and a fixing mat. The main body defines a front end adjacent to the pivot and a rear end opposite to the front end. An opening is disposed on the rear end and a first positioning groove is disposed between the front end and the opening. The slide board includes an operation button exposed out of the opening and is operable for slidably engaging with or disengaging from the portable electronic device. The resilient member is received in the first positioning groove and connecting to the slide board. The fixing mat is configured for fixing the slide board and resilient member on the main body.11-25-2010
20100119925BATTERY COVER ASSEMBLY FOR PORTABLE ELECTRONIC DEVICE - A battery cover assembly using for accommodating a battery therein comprises a battery cover and a housing. The battery cover has a plurality of arcuate elements protruding therefrom. Each arcuate element has a latching portion protruding therefrom. The housing has a plurality of guiding grooves corresponding to the arcuate elements of the battery cover. The housing further has a plurality of troughs latching with the latching portions and a plurality of notches corresponding to the troughs. The arcuate elements are rotatably received in the guiding grooves. The notches communicate with the troughs, the latching portions releasably latches into the troughs via the notches. When the latching portions is received into the troughs, the battery cover is rotated relative to the housing to latch the latching portions in the troughs.05-13-2010
20100003585BATTERY CASE - The present invention provides a battery including a case, a connector, the holding member, and a resilient conductive plate. In the case, two battery cells each in the form of a flattened rectangular plate are accommodated. The connector is exposed from the case. The holding member is for holding the two battery cells in the case. The holding member is made of a nonconductive resilient material and has a first battery accommodating section and a second battery accommodating section in which the battery cells each in the form of a flattened rectangular plate are accommodated in a juxtaposed relationship so as to form a rectangular shape as viewed in plan. The resilient conductive plate extends on the holding member for electrically connecting the two battery cells accommodated in the first and second battery accommodating sections and the connector to each other.01-07-2010
20100221592BATTERY PACK - The invention describes a battery pack for a handheld power tool, which can be connected replaceably to a handheld power tool and has a housing, in which a single battery cell is received in the housing.09-02-2010
20110052958BATTERY HOLDER AND ELECTRICAL DEVICE HAVING THEREOF - A battery holder is provided for supplying electrical power to a battery operated electrical device. The battery holder includes a main fixing frame, a spare fixing frame and a battery cover. The main fixing frame defines a first opening and a first battery-receiving cavity for receiving at least one main battery. The spare fixing frame is assembled onto the main fixing frame for closing the first opening of the main fixing frame. The spare fixing frame defines a second opening and a second battery-receiving cavity for receiving at least one spare battery that can be removed from the second battery-receiving cavity to the first battery-receiving cavity for replacing the main battery. A battery cover is assembled onto the spare fixing frame for closing the second opening of the spare fixing frame.03-03-2011
20110262790COIN BATTERY HOLDER WITH IMPROVED TERMINAL - A battery holder includes an insulative housing, a positive terminal and a negative terminal. The insulative housing defines a bottom wall and a peripheral wall commonly defining a battery receiving space. The positive terminal secured in the peripheral wall includes a retention portion, a folded portion upwardly bent from a bottom edge of the retention portion, a tail portion downwardly extending from the bottom edge of the retention portion and a pair of resilient arm portions respectively extending from one side edge of the retention portion and the folded portion to expose to the receiving space. The negative terminal secured in the bottom wall includes a contacting arm upwardly and obliquely extending in the receiving space.10-27-2011
20120301766POLYCARBONATE RESIN COMPOSITION AND MOLDED ARTICLE - Provided a polycarbonate resin composition excellent in flame resistance, impact resistance, and color fastness. A polycarbonate resin composition containing, per 100 parts by mass of polycarbonate resin (A), 0.001 to 30 parts by mass of flame retardant (B), 0.001 to 1 part by mass of fluoropolymer (C), and 0.5 to 10 parts by mass of graft copolymer (D) obtainable by graft-copolymerizing a diene-based rubber with a (meth)acrylate ester compound, the graft copolymer (D) having (i) a sulfur content of 100 to 1500 ppm, and (ii) an average particle size of 70 to 240 nm.11-29-2012
20100285345PORTABLE ELECTRONIC DEVICE - A portable electronic device includes a housing, a battery cover and a cushion. The battery cover removably latches the housing. The cushion is disposed between the housing and the battery cover for elastically contacting a battery. When the battery cover is assembled in the housing, the cushion may decrease any impact forces on the battery. The cushion also may reduce the abrasions on the battery.11-11-2010
20100221593BATTERY AND HOLDING STRUCTURE FOR SAME - A holding structure comprises a housing and a battery, the housing defines a receiving cavity, an end wall of the receiving cavity forms a protrusion, the other end wall defines a locking groove, a plurality of elastic pins formed on the bottom of the receiving cavity. The battery has a latching hole defined on one end to receive the protrusion, the other end forms an engaging end to engage with the locking groove. Each of the elastic pins has a clamping section, the battery forms a plurality of latching slots, the clamping section latch into the latching slot correspondingly after the battery is received in the receiving cavity.09-02-2010
20100159313BATTERY PACK - A battery pack is provided. The battery pack comprises a bare cell, a protective circuit board electrically connected to the bare cell to control the charge/discharge of the bare cell, a secondary protective device connected between the bare cell and the protective circuit board and installed on one surface of the bare cell, and an insulating member disposed on the one surface of the bare cell and having a width greater than that of the secondary protective device. Due to this construction, the insulation performance of the secondary protective device is improved and the assembly of the insulating member is facilitated.06-24-2010
20100159311ELECTRONIC DEVICE - An electronic device includes a main body and a cover. The main body includes an elastic latch. The latch has a latching opening. The cover is coupled to the main body and forms a receiving tab. The latch is at least partially deformable to allow the receiving tab to enter the latch opening and engage the latch.06-24-2010
20110262789BATTERY MOUNTING STRUCTURE FOR REMOTE-CONTROLLED TOY AIRPLANE - A battery mounting structure includes two pairs of parallel rails respectively fixedly located on two opposing body panels of a remote-controlled toy airplane in horizontal, two sliding grooves respectively defined between the parallel rails at each of the two opposing body panels of the remote-controlled toy airplane, and a battery holder detachably inserted into the sliding grooves between the two opposing body panels of the remote-controlled toy airplane for holding a battery pack.10-27-2011
20090202896Mechanical coding between a battery pack and an electrical tool - A plug-in battery pack for an electrical tool includes a mechanical coding of a coding system for cooperation with a mechanical counterpart coding of the coding system associated with the electrical tool, in which the coding extends in the insertion direction of the battery pack. The coding has at least one recess that cooperates on opposite sides with at least one projection that is situated on the tool and constitutes the counterpart coding. The coding rib extends out from the wall of the recess.08-13-2009
20090202895Power supply module for an electric power tool - A power supply module for interchangeable attachment to an electric tool has a module housing, which receives a battery and an introduction dome, formed integrally onto the module housing, for guiding the tool, on which dome there is an electrical interface with the electric power tool and at least one form-locking element for making a form lock with the tool housing is located.08-13-2009
20120308866CONNECTION STRUCTURE - The invention is a structure for connecting modules housing electrical storage cells to construct an electrical storage system. The structure has a pair of clips having a first coupling part for coupling with the other clip of the pair and a second coupling part for coupling with a case of a module. From a state in which the first coupling parts couple the pair of clips, adjacent modules are connected by coupling the second coupling parts of the pair of clips to the respectively corresponding cases, and the coupling of the first coupling parts is released when the connected modules are subjected to a separation operation with a prescribed force.12-06-2012
20120308865COVER MEMBER ENGAGING DEVICE AND PORTABLE TERMINAL WITH BATTERY COVER ENGAGING STRUCTURE USING THE SAME - A cover member engagement device and a portable terminal having a battery cover engagement structure using the same are provided, in which a battery mounting portion is formed on a rear surface of a housing of the portable terminal, engagement recesses are formed in both edges of the battery mounting portion, and engagement ribs are formed on a surface of a battery cover, for being engaged in the engagement recesses, wherein at least one first hook protruding from an inner side surface of at least one of the engagement ribs and at least one second hook protruding from an outer side surface of at least one of the engagement ribs are engaged with the housing.12-06-2012
20110189519ELECTRONIC APPARATUS AND BATTERY PACK - An electronic apparatus includes: an electronic component; a battery pack configured to supply power to the electronic component; and a battery holder configured to receive the battery pack, wherein a first face of the battery holder opposing to a second face of an outside wall of the battery pack is formed to comprise a beam, and wherein the second face of the battery pack is formed to include a slit that is fitted with the beam.08-04-2011
20100028763BATTERY COVER MECHANISM - A battery cover mechanism used in a portable electronic device includes a housing, a battery cover and an operating member. The housing has a first surface, a receiving groove defined therefrom for receiving a battery and an elastic arm disposed thereon adjacent to the receiving groove. The battery cover is detachably mounted on the housing to cover the receiving groove and defines a notch therethrough. The operating assembly comprises a pedestal and an operating member. The pedestal is fixedly mounted on the battery cover and releasably resisted by the elastic arm. The operating member is rotatably assembled with the pedestal and accommodated within the corresponding notch of the battery cover so as to make the elastic arm release the pedestal to detach the battery cover from the housing.02-04-2010
20120148894EXPANDABLE BATTERY COMPARTMENT FOR HANDHELD ELECTRONIC DEVICES - In a portable electronic device having a battery compartment and a removeable cover therefor, the battery compartment and cover are configured to accommodate batteries of at least two different sizes.06-14-2012
20100021804BATTERY COVER MECHANISM - A battery cover mechanism used in a portable electronic device includes a housing, a cover and an operating unit. The housing defines a receiving groove therein for receiving a battery. The cover is assembled on the housing to cover the receiving groove. The operating unit is mounted on the cover and includes a movable operating member and at least one movable retaining member driven by the operating member. The operating member is moved to fix one portion of the cover on the housing and the retaining member is driven to move perpendicularly to the movement of the operating member to fix another portion of the cover on the housing.01-28-2010
20100021803ELECTRONIC DEVICE - An electronic device includes a main body, a battery, and a fixing module. The main body defines a receiving groove to receive the battery. The battery defines a latching groove. The fixing module includes a fixing member, an elastic member, and a touching member. The touching member urges the elastic member such that the elastic member drives the fixing member to rotate, thereby engaging or disengaging the fixing member with the latching groove.01-28-2010
20080280195BATTERY CASE AND METHOD FOR SECURING SAME - Battery enclosures include a pre-stressed bottom sheet having a convex surface, at least one vibration isolator disposed along at least a portion of a perimeter of the bottom sheet, a sidewall in contact with the at least one vibration isolator so as to be isolated from the bottom sheet, and at least one strap attached to the bottom sheet, the at least one strap being configured to hold a bottom surface of an outer casing of a battery against the convex surface of the bottom sheet such that internal battery cells are supported by a substantially planar surface.11-13-2008
20110305934ELECTRONIC DEVICE WITH BATTERY COVER WATERPROOF STRUCTURE - An electronic device with a battery cover waterproof structure includes a body having a first end and a second end, a battery compartment disposed in the body, a waterproof gasket disposed in the battery compartment, and a battery cover coupled to the body. The waterproof gasket includes an oblique engage surface, and one end of the oblique engage surface near the first end is elevated higher than the other end of the oblique engage surface near the second end. The battery cover has an oblique rib arranged corresponding to in the oblique engage surface. One end of the oblique rib near the first end is elevated higher than the other end of the oblique rib near the second end. The oblique rib will interfere with the oblique engage surface for sealing the battery compartment when the battery cover is pushed towards one end of the battery compartment near the first end.12-15-2011
20120040220METHOD FOR PREVENTING ERRONEOUS LOADING OF COMPONENT-TO-BE-LOADED ON MAIN BODY SIDE APPARATUS, COMPONENT-TO-BE-LOADED AND BATTERY PACK - A battery device to be loaded on an electronic apparatus comprises a casing configured to house at least one battery cell therein and having upper and lower surfaces, first and second longitudinal side surfaces disposed between the upper and lower surfaces, and an end wall disposed between the upper and lower surfaces and also disposed between the first and second longitudinal side surfaces. A step is disposed in the end wall and a storage element is disposed in the step to receive an electric contact portion, the step extending to the first longitudinal side surface, and the end wall extends from the second longitudinal side surface to the step and projects beyond the step.02-16-2012
20110064983PORTABLE ELECTRONIC DEVICE - Provided is a highly safe portable electronic device having a secondary battery as a power source, and including a housing, an electronic device body housed in the housing, and a battery housing portion housed in the housing, in which a surface is inhibited from being locally heated to high temperature. In the portable electronic device, the battery housing portion is a molding with a battery fitting portion for fitting the secondary battery therein, and the battery fitting portion has provided on its surface a heat-insulating layer having a thickness of from 500 to 3000 μm and a thermal conductivity of 0.2 W/m·K or lower.03-17-2011
20110064982FIXING MECHANISM - A fixing mechanism includes a battery cover, a latching member fixed to the battery cover, and a battery sleeve. The latching member includes a limiting protrusion and a latching protrusion adjacent to the limiting protrusion. The battery sleeve defines an open end to receive a battery. The battery sleeve further includes a limiting portion defined in an inner surface thereof adjacent to the open end, and a latching portion defined in the inner surface thereof below the limiting portion. The battery cover and the latching member rotatably engage with the battery sleeve to seal the open end. The latching protrusion is movably locked in the latching portion and the rotation of the limiting protrusion is limited by the limiting portion.03-17-2011
20110318623BATTERY CARTRIDGE AND BATTERY MODULE CONTAINING THE SAME - Disclosed herein is a battery cartridge having a plate-shaped battery cell mounted therein, wherein the battery cartridge includes a pair of plate-shaped frames configured to fix opposite sides of the battery cell at the edge thereof in a state in which the sides of the battery cell are open, and each of the frames is provided at the inside thereof, disposed in contact with the edge of the battery cell, with an elastic pressing member configured to press the edge of the battery cell.12-29-2011
20110318622BATTERY HOLDER FOR PORTABLE ELECTRONIC DEVICE - A battery holder includes a main body, a housing and a latching member. The main body defines a chamber for receiving a battery. A locking portion and a latching portion are positioned at one end of the chamber. An entrance is formed between the locking portion and the latching portion. The entrance allows the battery to be inserted into the chamber. The housing is attached to the main body and covers the chamber. The latching member includes a first end portion and a second end portion. The first end portion is rotatably attached to the latching portion, and the second end portion is detachably attached to the locking portion.12-29-2011
20120045676FIXING APPARATUS FOR FIXING BATTERY - A fixing apparatus for fixing a battery in an electronic device is provided. The fixing apparatus includes a circuit board, a support frame, and a cover. The circuit board defines an opening therein. The support frame is received in the opening and is configured for receiving the battery. The cover defines at least one pair of latching members therein. Wherein the at least one pair of latching member latches onto the circuit board to fix the battery between the support frame and the cover.02-23-2012
20120045679PORTABLE TERMINAL DEVICE - Provided is a portable terminal device, which has a battery cover that can be opened/closed without a tool, and is small and thin, while ensuring the waterproof structure. A portable terminal device (02-23-2012
20110020685Locking Mechanism - The invention relates to a locking system for locking a lid of a portable electronic device, comprising at least a latch, a detent and a first return member. The latch has at least a first position of the latch and a second position of the latch, wherein the latch is connected to the lid in the first position of the latch, and the latch is disconnected from the lid in the second position of the latch. The detent has at least a first position of the detent and a second position of the detent, and the detent is adjusted to detain the latch in the second position of the latch. The first return member is adjusted to move the latch from the second position of the latch to the first position of the latch.01-27-2011
20120208058ELECTRIC ENERGY STORAGE DEVICE FOR A MOTOR VEHICLE - An electric energy storage device (08-16-2012
20120208059METHOD FOR PRODUCING AN ENERGY STORAGE DEVICE FOR A VEHICLE - A method for producing an energy storage device for at least one electrochemical energy storage unit is provided. The method includes a step of providing the at least one electrochemical energy storage unit suitable for providing energy for a drive of a vehicle, and a step of at least partially insert molding the at least one electrochemical energy storage unit in a casting compound in order to produce the energy storage device, wherein the at least one electrochemical energy storage unit is positively or adhesively connected to the casting compound in the insert molding step.08-16-2012
20120009453BATTERY RECEPTACLE - A battery receptacle capable of receiving an external battery for an electronic device includes a receiving portion, a joint portion, a power input interface, and a power output interface. The receiving portion receives the external battery and includes a first receiving room and a second receiving room. The joint portion joins the battery receptacle to the electronic device. The power input interface electronically connects with an electrode of the external battery. The power output interface electronically connects with an external power connector of the electronic device.01-12-2012
20120009454Portable Device - A portable device, which performs wireless communication with a communication peer, includes a battery, which powers an electronic component, and a case, which accommodates the electronic component and battery. The case includes a battery compartment having an opening. An elastic waterproof seal surrounds the opening. A battery lid, which covers the opening, is formed integrally with the waterproof seal and coupled to the case in a direction perpendicular to a radial direction of the waterproof seal. A rim around the opening of the battery compartment pushes the waterproof seal when coupling the battery lid to the case thereby elastically deforming the waterproof seal in an inward radial direction. The waterproof seal, when elastically deformed, keeps the battery lid coupled to the case and seals the battery lid and case in a liquid-tight state.01-12-2012
20090297933Removable handle for industrial battery - A battery with a pair of handle assemblies that includes a battery casing having a pair of lips extending outwardly from the end walls near the opening in the battery casing. Each lip has a recessed portion with a slot defined by the end wall and a slot side wall. The battery casing also has a pair of protrusions on each of the end walls located below the slot. Each of the handle assemblies has a handle and an attachment structure that includes a substantially flat, rectangular base and a side wall. The back of the side wall has a cavity and a channel extending from an open end at the top edge to a closed end proximate the cavity. The handle includes a strap connected to the side wall on a first end and a loop on the second end. The handles are adapted to pass through the slots on the end walls of the battery casing, the channels are adapted to slidably contact the protrusions on the end walls, the cavities are adapted to detachably engage the protrusions and the bases are adapted to contact the slot side walls.12-03-2009
20120045677APPARATUS FOR CHARGING AND DISCHARGING - An apparatus for charging and discharging includes a support portion, first and second racks, first and second vertical partition walls and a pinion. The support portion supports a secondary battery. The first and second racks are moved in a horizontal direction. The plurality of first vertical partition walls are fixed to the first rack at a constant interval. The plurality of second vertical partition walls are provided between the respective first vertical partition walls and fixed to the second rack at a constant interval. The pinion moves the first and second racks in the opposite directions. Accordingly, a charging and discharging operation, a high-temperature aging operation, and the like are performed in a formation process while limiting the expansion of a battery can through a simple operation regardless of differences for each manufacturer and for each model, thereby saving time and, cost.02-23-2012
20120208060BATTERY COVER MECHANISM - A battery cover mechanism used in a portable electronic device includes a housing, a cover, and an operating unit. The housing defines a receiving groove therein for receiving a battery. The cover is assembled on the housing to cover the receiving groove. The operating unit is mounted on the cover and includes a movable operating member and at least one movable retaining member driven by the operating member. The operating member is moved to fix one portion of the cover on the housing and the retaining member is driven to move perpendicularly to the movement of the operating member to fix another portion of the cover on the housing.08-16-2012
20120115000BATTERY PACK - A battery pack including: a box main body housing a battery therein and having a box shape with an upper side opening; and a lid covering the upper side opening of the box main body. The box main body has a first seal flange formed along an outer peripheral portion of the box main body, and the lid has a second seal flange formed along an outer peripheral portion of the lid. The first and second seal flanges are in contact with each other and seal the battery pack. The first and second seal flanges are curved with a predetermined curvature.05-10-2012
20120156539BATTERY CASING - A battery casing for receiving a battery for driving an electric vehicle, including: a tray member made from a resin and supporting the battery; a support member provided under a lower face of the tray member and supporting the tray member from a bottom thereof; a standing wall provided so as to stand in the tray member; and a sheet metal tray member placed on the tray member. The sheet metal tray member includes a plurality of sheet metal recesses that receive the battery and a sheet metal flange placed on an upper face of the standing wall. The standing wall includes a through hole formed through the standing wall in a standing direction of the standing wall. The support member and the sheet metal flange are fastened to the tray member by means of a sheet metal fastening member provided through the through hole.06-21-2012
20120064384ELECTRONIC DEVICE WITH BATTERY LATCHING ASSEMBLY - An electronic device includes a battery, a main body, and at least one latching assembly. At least one sidewall of the battery defines a positioning hole. The main body defines a battery compartment to receive the battery. The battery compartment includes an opening and at least one first sidewall adjacent to the opening. Each of the at least one latching assembly includes an elastic latching member, a resisting member, and a button. The elastic latching member is mounted in the first sidewall and partially received in the battery compartment. The resisting member is moveably mounted in the first sidewall and abuts the elastic latching member. The button is mounted in the main body and abuts the resisting member.03-15-2012
20120070710Sealing Frames For Use In A Battery - The invention concerns a sealing frame (03-22-2012
20110091758THERMAL IMAGING DEVICE WITH A BATTERY PACK WITH A SEAL MEMBER MOLDED DIRECTLY THEREON - A thermal imaging device includes a replaceable battery pack, which may include a shock absorbing and/or seal member. A battery portion of the battery pack includes an electrical contact and a sidewall that contains at least one battery cell, which is electrically coupled to the contact. An attachment mechanism of the battery pack is configured to engage a portion of a housing of the device, such that a portion of the battery pack forms a terminal end of the device, the battery portion is held within the portion of the housing, and the electrical contact of the battery portion is operably connected to the imaging assembly of the device. The attachment mechanism is releasable from engagement with the housing, such that an entirety of the battery pack can be completely separated from the thermal imaging device.04-21-2011
20110104544METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR DISASSEMBLING A HERMETICALLY SEALED BATTERY - A battery pack includes a cover coupled to a housing, wherein the cover and the housing are hermetically sealed to enclose one or more batteries. A wire is integrally molded within a perimeter of the cover to allow for the removal of the cover from the housing upon application of current to the wire. The wire is molded within the cover so as to be co-located along an edge of the housing. First and second contacts are coupled to the wire and remain exposed on the cover. The cover can be separated from the housing in response to current being applied to the first and second contacts and pulling of the wire.05-05-2011
20120251864BATTERY HOLDER FOR PRINTED CIRCUIT BOARD - A battery holder for attachment to a printed circuit board includes a base, a positive conductor, a negative conductor and a top. The base is to be fixed to the printed circuit board and the two conductors are fixed to the base. The top includes a window for viewing the polarity of the battery and is selectively attached to the base by a series of latches.10-04-2012
20120121959VEHICULAR BATTERY UNIT - A vehicular battery unit includes a battery unit body, a hollow frame, and a drain pipe. The battery unit body includes a first floor face to support a first battery. The hollow frame is disposed along the first floor face of the battery unit body to reinforce the battery unit body and has a first drain hole connecting the first floor face of the battery unit body to an interior of the hollow frame. The drain pipe extends downward from the interior of the hollow frame through a bottom wall of the hollow frame.05-17-2012
20120121958BATTERY HOUSING AND COVER FOR 3D GLASSES - A viewing system for viewing video displays having the appearance of a three dimensional image.05-17-2012
20120231311Point Contact Thermal Isolation - In one aspect of the present invention, a battery assembly is configured that comprises a battery housing. The battery housing encases a battery cell. At least one insulator is disposed between the housing and the battery cell. A thermal pathway is formed through a point contact in the at least one insulator between the housing and the battery cell.09-13-2012
20100247995MOUNTING APPARATUS FOR BATTERY MODULE - A mounting apparatus for a battery module includes a base, a latching member slidably attached to the base to fix the battery module, and an operating member rotatably attached to the base. When the operating member of the mounting apparatus is rotated, the latching member is driven to slide to disengage from the battery module.09-30-2010
20120129029INTEGRATED HIGH-VOLTAGE BATTERY CASE - The present invention relates to an integrated high-voltage battery housing. More particularly, it relates to an integrated high-voltage battery housing adapted to secure safety against side impact collisions while reducing the weight of a vehicle by integrating a connecting structure between a battery housing and a side member of a chassis of the vehicle. In particular, the integrated high-voltage battery housing includes: a bottom housing configured to receive a battery; a battery fixing bracket configured to fix the battery to a top surface of the bottom housing; and a plurality of flanges extending from an upper end edge of a side wall of the bottom housing and each having a coupling aperture for coupling the flange to a chassis side member. A protruding reinforcing portion extends transversely between opposite sides of the bottom housing on a bottom surface of the bottom housing.05-24-2012
20120129028BATTERY BOX - A battery box includes a receptacle and a cover. The receptacle has a front wall having an outside surface to which two laterally-spaced connection blocks are mounted and including a positive terminal conductor and a negative terminal conductor arranged between the two connection blocks. The receptacle has a rear wall having an outside surface in which two laterally-spaced connection slots are formed and including a positive terminal connector and a negative terminal connector arranged between the two connection slots. The receptacle include a positive electrode contact and a negative electrode contact respectively mounted to inside surfaces of the front and rear walls. Connection wirings are provided to respectively connect the positive terminal conductor and the positive terminal connector to the positive electrode contact and to connect the negative terminal conductor and the negative terminal connector to the negative electrode contact.05-24-2012
20110183175FIXING MECHANISM AND ELECTRONIC DEVICE USING THE SAME - An electronic device includes a fixing mechanism for a battery that includes a housing, a guide track positioned on the housing, a latching member slidably received in the guide track, a resilient member, a control, and a resisting member. The battery includes a latching slot. The latching member includes a latching end latching with the latching slot. The control resists the latching member to drive the latching member along the guide track. Two ends of the resisting member resist the latching member and the extended surface. The latching member is capable of sliding away from the battery to detach the latching end from the latching slot and elevate the battery.07-28-2011
20120135288GALVANIC CELL HAVING A FRAME AND METHOD FOR THE PRODUCTION OF SAID GALVANIC CELL - A frame for a galvanic cell, comprising an electrode stack with a foil-like packaging through which at least two conductors protrude, which is configured such that said frame can be firmly connected to the packaging of the cell during the manufacture of the cell. During the manufacture of such a galvanic cell, in the process of closing the packaging, a frame is firmly connected to the packaging.05-31-2012
20100055550BATTERY PACKAGING SYSTEM - A battery holder assembly (03-04-2010
20120315528INTEGRATED COOLING, SEALING AND STRUCTURAL BATTERY TRAY FOR A VEHICLE - An integrated cooling, sealing and structural battery tray for a vehicle includes a generally planar base member having a support surface and a cooling system formed by the planar base member. A seal is formed between the battery tray and the support structure for the vehicle. The integrated cooling, sealing and structural battery tray may also include a plurality of fins are disposed on the support surface, wherein the fins are adjacent each other, and a plurality of routing apertures extending through the base member and having a plurality of cooling lines disposed therein.12-13-2012
20100047679MOBILE TERMINAL - A mobile terminal includes a casing having a battery accommodation portion where a battery is installed and a battery stopper accommodation groove is recessively formed in a side thereof, a battery cover detachably coupled to the casing to cover the battery accommodation portion and having a cover knob accommodation groove that is formed by penetrating an area thereof, and a cover and battery stopper installed in the casing and having a side that is hook coupled to and released from the cover knob accommodation groove and the other side that is forcibly coupled to and released from the battery stopper accommodation groove by being engaged with the operation of the side that is hook coupled to and released from the cover knob accommodation groove.02-25-2010
20100047678BATTERY FIXING MECHANISM - A battery fixing mechanism includes a main body and an elastic positioning member. The main body defines an assembling groove configured for partly receiving a battery. The elastic positioning member extends from the main body. The elastic positioning member has a restricting portion. The restricting portion is opposite to the assembling groove. The elastic positioning member is capable of bending so that the battery can be inserted into the assembling groove of the main body.02-25-2010
20100047677BATTERY RETAINER - A low profile coin cell battery retainer assembly (BRA) is provided. BRA comprises a battery holder (02-25-2010
20100279164ELECTRONIC DEVICE WITH BATTERY COVER LATCH - An electronic device includes a main body, a holder, a battery cover, a button and a resilient member. The main body defines an opening and a protruding hole. The holder is fixed to the main body. The battery cover is coupled to the main body and forms a catching tab. The button is slidably positioned between the main body and the holder. The button includes a latching tab. One end of the resilient member resists the holder or the main body, and the other end resists the button. The catching tab of the battery cover protrudes in the protruding hole to engage with the latching tab of the button, and part of the button exposes out of the main body via the opening.11-04-2010
20120177967Battery case for portable electronic devices - A battery case has a recessed space for receiving a portable electronic device. When the portable electronic device is placed in the battery case, a supplemental battery in the battery case is able to charge an original battery of the portable electronic device. The battery case has a first supplemental connector capable of being electrically coupled to an original inner connector of the portable electronic device, and a second supplemental connector exposed to the outside of the battery case. The second supplemental connector is configured to be compatible with an original outer connector of an original extension cable that comes with the original product package of the portable electronic device, such that the original outer connector can be inserted into the second supplemental connector of the battery case.07-12-2012
20100273040VEHICULAR POWER SUPPLY SYSTEM - In a vehicular power supply system, inclined portions (10-28-2010
20100273039BATTERY HOLDER AND ELECTRONIC DEVICE USING THE SAME - A battery holder includes a main body defining a chamber therein and a latching groove in a middle portion of a sidewall of the chamber, and a spring for resisting the battery. The spring includes a latching portion engaged in the latching groove to fix the spring in the main body, such that the chamber is divided into a battery chamber and an additional chamber by the spring.10-28-2010
20090061296Battery casing assembly for vehicle - A battery casing assembly for a vehicle includes a battery housing accommodating a battery therein; at least one cover having a size corresponding to a side surface of the battery housing so as to cover the side surface; and at least one guide formed along one or more edges of the battery housing to allow the cover to be fitted therein. With the structure, the battery casing assembly can prevent the heat emitted from the engine of the vehicle being transferred to the battery.03-05-2009
20100291427MODULAR POWERTRAIN, SYSTEMS, AND METHODS - A power delivery system in an electric vehicle comprises a connection backplane configured to receive a plurality of modular batteries. The connection backplane operates to route power, status and control signals between a modular battery back, a controller, and a powertrain. A method of operating an EV comprises determining a route for an EV and an amount of energy required to complete the route. The method further comprises coupling an appropriate number of batteries to a connection backplane, wherein the batteries have sufficient energy to power the EV for the duration of the route.11-18-2010
20090017368Power Supply Pack Structure - A power supply pack structure includes a battery set having a positive terminal and a negative terminal, a battery case housing the battery set, a total positive cable having both ends connected to the positive terminal and an apparatus, respectively, and a total negative cable having both ends connected to the negative terminal and the apparatus, respectively. The battery case has an opening formed therein for accessing the apparatus. In the state where the apparatus is not disposed in the battery case, at least one of a condition that length L01-15-2009
20120231312METHOD, APPARATUS, AND SYSTEM FOR MOUNTING AN ELECTRONIC DEVICE - A battery cover for an electronic device including a battery receptacle. The battery cover generally comprises a base and a cover mating element. The base is operable to couple with a portion of the electronic device and at least partially cover the battery receptacle. The cover mating element is operable to couple with the base and interchangeably mate with a reciprocal mating element associated with a mount to couple the electronic device to the mount.09-13-2012
20100203375ELECTRONIC APPARATUS - An electronic apparatus which uses a battery as a power source includes a battery storage unit configured to store the battery which can be inserted and removed, a locking member configured to move between a position at which the battery stored in the battery storage unit is locked and a position at which the lock of the battery is released by rotating in a direction perpendicular to a direction that the battery is inserted to and removed from the battery storage unit, a drive member which is movably supported in the insertion and removal direction of the battery with respect to the battery storage unit, and on which a claw abutting on the locking member is formed, and an urging member configured to urge the drive member in a direction that the battery is ejected, to attach the claw to the locking member.08-12-2010
20100203374BATTERY PACK - A battery pack includes a battery cell, a circuit board, and a holder. The battery cell includes a battery device covered with a laminate film. The circuit board is connected to the battery cell. The holder includes a cell holder that covers the battery cell and a circuit board holder that covers the circuit board. In battery pack, the circuit board holder covering the circuit board is arranged in a space formed above a terrace portion of the battery cell covered with the cell holder.08-12-2010
20130171489DRY-BATTERY HOUSING - A dry-battery housing includes an electrode terminal member made of a single wire, a dry-battery housing unit, a flange portion arranged so as to project at first side of the electrode terminal member, a first partition plate projecting along outside for first side of the electrode terminal member, a second partition plate projecting along outside for second of the electrode terminal member, a first fixing plate projecting from the first partition plate toward the second partition plate, a second fixing plate projecting from the second partition plate toward the first partition plate, a flange-root portion including a narrow space portion for allowing insertion and removal of a rim at the first side of the electrode terminal member and an engagement portion arranged between the narrow space portion of the flange-root portion and a border of an opening portion of the dry-battery housing.07-04-2013
20110003186BATTERY HOLDER AND POWER SUPPLY USING THE SAME - A power supply includes a battery and a battery holder. The battery includes a positive electrode protruding outwardly and a negative electrode opposite the positive electrode. The battery holder includes a housing to receive the battery defining a latching groove in an inner surface thereof; an elastic member fixed in the housing and resisting the negative electrode of the battery; a protecting member positioned in the housing including an insulated fixing sheet, a plurality of extending portions extending from a side surface of the fixing sheet, and a latching portion formed on the extending portion engaging the latching groove of the housing. A positive conductive sheet is fixed in the fixing sheet and contacts the positive electrode of the battery.01-06-2011
20110039143RAMPED BATTERY CONTACT SYSTEMS AND METHODS - The present disclosure relates to ramped battery contacts for a battery pack that support multiple engagement methods to devices, such as terminals, recharging stations, and the like. The battery pack can make a connection with a terminal one way and with a recharging station with another. Advantageously, the multiple engagement methods allow for different connectors for the different applications associated with the terminal and the recharging station. In an exemplary embodiment, the ramped battery contacts enable a terminal to connect to a battery pack through pogo-pin contacts to prevent disconnections in a rugged environment. The same ramped battery contacts can connect to a recharging station with leaf spring contacts through a swiping action that makes insertion and removal of the battery pack in the recharger quicker and easier.02-17-2011
20110045331Device for retaining a battery - A device is provided for retaining a battery in a motor vehicle and has a receptacle element for receiving a battery, a bracket element, which at least partially encloses the receptacle element and/or the battery, and a fixing element, which is fastenable on the bracket element, the battery being fixed inside the receptacle element using the fixing element. It is thus possible to provide a device for retaining a battery which offers the greatest possible protection for the battery even in case of an accident.02-24-2011
20100233522BATTERY CONNECTOR AND HOLDING STRUCTURE FOR BATTERY - A battery connector for a portable electronic device comprises a seat body and a plurality of elastic pins, the seat body includes a first plate and a second plate perpendicularly formed a side of the first plate, the first plate and the second plate cooperatively enclosing a plurality of assembly grooves to assemble the elastic pins. Each elastic pin includes a first folding portion and a second folding portion connecting with the first folding portion. The elastic pins are assembled in the assembly grooves accordingly, the first folding portion protrudes from the first plate and the second folding portion protrudes laterally from the second plate. It is also provides a holding structure applying the battery connector.09-16-2010
20120321926PROCESSING DEVICE OF NONAQUEOUS ELECTROLYTE SECONDARY BATTERY AND MANUFACTURING METHOD THEREOF - To melt and diffuse metallic foreign bodies immixed in electrodes of a nonaqueous electrolyte secondary battery before initial charging, electrodes (12-20-2012
20120321927BATTERY CASE FOR VEHICLE - A battery case for a vehicle includes a tray member (12-20-2012
20120328926BATTERY STORAGE MODULE AND MOUNTING SEAT - A battery storage module and a mounting seat for the battery storage module are disclosed. The battery storage module includes a sliding base and a storage battery. The sliding base includes a container, a plurality of wheels, a pair of conducting members and at least one mounting member. The container has a first end and a second end opposite to the first end, the plurality of wheels are mounted on the container, the pair of conducting members are mounted on the first end of the container, and the at least one mounting member is mounted on the second end of the container. The storage battery is received in the container and electrically connected to the pair of conducting members.12-27-2012
20120135287ELECTRONIC DEVICE - An electronic device includes a casing having an accommodation space, a battery detachably assembled in the accommodation space, and a latching module. The battery has a hook extending towards the casing, a first urging surface, a second urging surface, and a step connected between the first and the second urging surfaces. The latching module disposed in the casing moves back and forth between a first position and a second position. The latching module includes a main body and an urging portion extending from the main body towards the battery. The first urging surface, the step, and the second urging surface are sequentially located in a moving path of the urging portion. When the latching module is located at the first position or the second position, the urging portion is buckled to the hook or limited by the step and rests on the second urging surface.05-31-2012
20110159338MOUNTING APPARATUS FOR CELL BATTERY - A mounting apparatus includes a chassis, a first securing plate, a second securing plate and a bracket. The first and second securing plates are secured to the chassis. The bracket is secured between the first and second securing plates and includes a top wall, a first sidewall, and a second sidewall. The first and second sidewalls are located on the top wall. The top wall and the first and second sidewalls are configured for receiving a cell battery. The first sidewall defines a receiving slot for receiving a cable of the cell battery.06-30-2011
20110159337BATTERY COVER ASSEMBLY FOR PORTABLE ELECTRONIC DEVICE - A portable electronic device includes a housing, a battery cover, a positioning element, and a latching element. The housing defines a battery compartment. The battery cover is attached to the housing and covers the battery compartment. The positioning element attaches to the housing. The latching element attaches to the battery cover and latches with the positioning element. The latching element includes a latching portion. The positioning element and the housing cooperatively form a receiving space in which the latching portion is received.06-30-2011
20130022850ELECTRONIC DEVICE - An electronic device including a body, a battery, a cover, and a fixing member is provided. The body has a receiving trough. The battery moves in or out of the receiving trough along a moving axis. The cover is movably assembled to the body and moves between an opening position and a closing position relative to the receiving trough. The fixing member is disposed on the cover. While the cover moves from the opening position to the closing position, the cover pushes the battery into the receiving trough through the fixing member. When the cover is at the closing position, the fixing member leans against the battery along the moving axis to fix the battery within the receiving trough.01-24-2013
20130022851SAFETY ARRANGEMENT FOR PROTECTING A BATTERY IN A MOTOR VEHICLE - A safety arrangement in a motor vehicle having a battery is designed to protect the battery from damage in the event that the vehicle is involved in an accident. The safety arrangement is particularly suitable for electric vehicles or so-called hybrid motor vehicles. The arrangement incorporates an inflatable unit having a substantially rigid wall member and a flexible layer of sheet material secured to one another to define an inflatable chamber between the wall member and the flexible layer. The wall member is mounted in spaced relation to the battery. The flexible layer is interposed between the wall member and the battery, such that inflation of the chamber, for example by a gas generator or the like, is effective to urge the flexible layer towards the battery.01-24-2013
20080254351Collapsible battery holder - A battery holder comprises a collapsible frame configured to receive at least one battery, the frame couplable to an electronic device to provide power from the at least one battery to the electronic device.10-16-2008
20080220323CAST ENCLOSURES FOR BATTERY REPLACEMENT UNITS - This application relates to cast enclosures for battery replacement application, such as enclosures configured to house power units comprising a fuel cell and an energy storage device. The enclosures function as protective enclosures and counterweights, provide mounting points and conduits for gases, fluids, plumbing and wiring, and serve as thermal energy storage/transfer devices. The enclosures are formed in a mold or die and comprise wall portions defining a plurality of internal subcompartments for receiving the various system components. In one embodiment of the invention channels may be formed in the wall portions of the enclosures for circulating a heat transfer fluid therethrough.09-11-2008
20130115503MOUNTING DEVICE FOR BATTERY - A mounting device for mounting a battery includes a base board to support the battery and a fixing member. The base board forms two hooks to abut against opposite sides of the battery, a tab and two protrusions to respectively abut opposite ends of the battery. The fixing member includes a blocking portion to block a top of the battery, two first latching portions to engage with the corresponding hooks, and two second latching portions to be pivotably connected to the protrusions.05-09-2013
20130115502MOUNTING DEVICE FOR BATTERY - A mounting device for mounting a battery includes a base board and a fixing member. The board forming two tabs to abut against opposite sides of the battery and two hooks to locate at opposite ends of the battery. The fixing member is configured to block a top of the battery. Opposite ends of the fixing member are configured to connect to the hooks, respectively.05-09-2013
20130115501MOUNTING DEVICE FOR BATTERY - A mounting device for fixing a battery in place includes a board and a fixing member. Two tabs and two plates extend from the board to hold the battery. The fixing member forms a blocking piece on a top surface. A first end of the fixing member extends through one of the plates and then is latched with the blocking piece. A second end of the fixing member extends through the other plate and is formed into a loop to secure the fixing member over the battery.05-09-2013
20130101879ELECTRONIC DEVICE AND BATTERY CONNECTION MECHANISM THEREOF - A battery connection mechanism an accommodating portion and a fixing portion. The accommodating portion defines a receiving space to tightly receive the battery therein. The accommodating portion includes a sidewall defining a plurality of perforations in two lines through the sidewall and a connecting portion being defined between the two lines of perforations. The fixing portion applied on the accommodating portion to affix the accommodating member to the casing of an electronic device. The connecting portion is to be peeled off along the perforations to let the battery be taken out of the accommodating portion.04-25-2013
20130143092RACK FOR BATTERY PACKS - A rack for battery packs for transporting battery modules which are stored therein, and includes a bottom frame and struts located at four corners of the bottom frame. A fitting projection is formed at an upper end of each of the struts, a fitting hole into which the fitting projection is fitted is formed in a bottom part of each of the struts. When the rack is stacked one on top of another by fitting the fitting projection of each of the struts of a lower rack into the projection hole of each of the struts of an upper rack, the rack for battery pack can be used as an installation rack. Accordingly, a separate installation rack is not necessary, and returning a transportation rack is not necessary, either.06-06-2013
20130149581ELECTRIC POWER TOOL - In an electric power tool, a terminal base having a terminal plate attached thereto is provided in a battery holding portion formed in a housing, the terminal plate is slid and mounted on a battery pack, and a buffer material is interposed at least between the terminal base and the terminal plate. A through hole is formed in the terminal plate, and the terminal plate is attached to the terminal base with the through hole being filled with the buffer material.06-13-2013
20120282507VEHICLE STRUCTURE INCLUDING A BATTERY - A vehicle structure includes a longitudinal structural element at each of its side edges, at least two shells superposed in such a manner as to form a housing, each shell being connected to the structural elements; at least one battery component comprising an energy storage unit arranged in the housing; and at least one fastener element connecting a shell to a member situated in the housing or to the other shell, the fastener element(s) being arranged in such a manner that the or at least one battery component is in compression in the shell-superposition direction, essentially corresponding to the vertical direction.11-08-2012
20130183562MODULAR AND PORTABLE BATTERY PACK POWER SYSTEM - A reconfigurable battery pack power system with interchangeable accessories has at least one modular, portable, rechargeable battery module having a first side, the first side having a first contour and a mounting port and a power output port, and at least one accessory module configured to receive power from the battery module. The accessory module has a second side with a second contour that mates with the first contour on the battery module, and has a power coupling connector and a fastener. The accessory module is interchangeably mateable with the battery module with the first and second contours nested together, and with the power output port engaged with the power coupling connector and with the fastener engaged with the mounting port, so that the battery module and the accessory module form a single integrated and substantially rigid structure.07-18-2013
20130122343COVER - A battery cover includes a first cover portion, a second cover portion, and a coupling portion that is arranged in a position lower than upper surfaces of the first cover portion and the second cover portion, between the first cover portion and the second cover portion. The coupling portion includes a connection portion that is fixed to the second cover portion and a hinge portion that is thinner than the connection portion. The hinge portion is provided such that hinge end portions on both sides are thicker than a hinge center portion. Each of the hinge end portions is formed such that a side end surface thereof is a curved surface which is gently inclined from the side of the first cover portion to the side of the second cover portion and that an upper surface thereof is formed into a substantially arc-shaped curved surface which is thinnest in its center and inclined upward to gradually become thicker from the center toward both support ends.05-16-2013
20130122342Electrical Assembly - An electrical assembly is assembled by affixing two conductors to a battery block without the use of solder, inserting a PCB into a PCB opening in the battery block and inserting a battery into a battery block opening in the battery block. Each of the two conductors will have a first lead in mechanical and electrical contact with the battery without the use of any solder and a second lead in mechanical and electrical contact with the PCB without any use of solder. As a result of such assembly, the PCB is held within the PCB opening by a mechanical fit without the use of any solder.05-16-2013
20110311853ELECTROCHEMICAL CELL SYSTEM AND APPARATUS TO PROVIDE ENERGY TO A PORTABLE ELECTRONIC DEVICE - A planar galvanic cell arrangement for portable electronic device is provided. In one embodiment, a galvanic cell arrangement may include a flexible substrate including a surface area that forms a plane. The galvanic cell arrangement also includes a plurality of galvanic cells coupled with the flexible substrate within the surface area that forms the plane, and electrically connected with one another in series, each of the plurality of galvanic cells including a negative electrode and a positive electrode. Furthermore, the galvanic cell arrangement includes a first terminal coupled with the negative electrode at one end of the series, and second terminal coupled with the positive electrode at an opposite end of the series. The plurality of galvanic cells being configured to provide electrical power to the portable electronic device via the first and second terminal, based on the plurality of galvanic cells being exposed to an aqueous electrolyte.12-22-2011
20130189555BATTERY TRAY RETAINING SYSTEM - A battery tray can include a deck, first and second longitudinal and side walls and a clamping member. The walls can extend from the deck and cooperate with each other to form a container area for receiving one of a first and a second battery, where the first battery has a longer length than the second battery. The second longitudinal and side walls can include respective first and second battery hold down members each having a rib for engaging one of the first and second batteries. The first longitudinal and side walls can include respective first and second ramped members for urging at least the first battery into engagement with the battery hold down members. The first clamping member can be removably coupled to the battery tray relative to one of the first longitudinal or side walls and can engage the first or second battery positioned on the deck.07-25-2013
20120045678TOOL BATTERIES - A battery housing of a tool battery has a hook accommodation chamber and a battery cell accommodation chamber defined therein. A hook is accommodated within the hook accommodation chamber and is operable to lock and unlock the tool battery against a tool body of a power tool. Battery cells are disposed within the battery cell accommodation chamber. The hook accommodation chamber and the battery cell accommodation chamber are partitioned from each other.02-23-2012
20130202938BICYCLE ELECTRIC POWER SOURCE ASSEMBLY - A bicycle electric power source assembly comprises a tubular member, an electric power source member and a restricting member. The tubular member includes an inner peripheral surface, an outer peripheral surface and a through hole that passes through the tubular member between the inner peripheral surface and the outer peripheral surface. The electric power source member is disposed inside the tubular member. The electric power source member includes a restriction accepting part. The restricting member is disposed in the through hole. The restricting member includes a restricting part that engages with the restriction accepting part to restrict relative movement of the electric power source member with respect to the tubular member in an axial direction of the tabular member.08-08-2013
20120301765BATTERY CASE FOR VEHICLE - A battery case for a vehicle includes a tray member of resin, configured to hold batteries and having a plurality of projections formed on a bottom thereof, and a tray reinforcing member arranged so as to face the outer surface of the tray member and having at least one reinforcing member constituted by a metal plate, the reinforcing member being arranged on one side of the tray reinforcing member facing the tray member and raised from the one side of the tray reinforcing member. A recess is formed at least in the outer surface of one of the projections so as to correspond in position to the reinforcing member, and the reinforcing member is received in the recess.11-29-2012
20120082879PORTABLE PNEUMATIC CONTROLLER WITH REPLACEABLE BATTERY - A pneumatic controller assembly including a controller having a housing and an air pump in the housing. The housing has a recess and an annular input terminal in the recess. A battery for powering the air pump has a central axis and an annular output terminal extending around the central axis. The battery is adapted for receipt in the recess of the controller in a multiplicity of orientations of the battery about its central axis. The output terminal of the battery is shaped and positioned to make electrical contact with the input terminal of the controller to energize the controller without regard to the orientation of the battery about its central axis.04-05-2012
20120094164MODULAR SYSTEM FOR AN ACCUMULATOR - A modular system for an essentially cuboid-shaped accumulator is provided, comprising at least one voltage generating cell and at least two loose housing elements. The housing elements each comprise maximally three side parts and together comprise at least four side parts, wherein each side part is provided for limiting one respective side of the cuboid-shaped accumulator. The modular system further comprises at least one additional alternative housing element which can be directly used instead of a housing element fulfilling a first function and which fulfills a second function different from the first function. Furthermore, an accumulator is provided which is built up of the components of said modular system.04-19-2012
20130209853BATTERY HAVING A COOLING PLATE AND MOTOR VEHICLE HAVING A CORRESPONDING BATTERY - A battery includes at least one battery module having a lower face, a cooling plate having an upper face, and a fixing system configured for the at least one battery module. The at least one battery module is arranged on the upper face of the cooling plate and connected to the cooling plate. The fixing system has at least one fixing strap. The at least one battery module is fixed on the cooling plate by the at least one fixing strap in such a way that the lower face of the battery module is in direct contact with the upper face of the cooling plate. A motor vehicle includes the battery.08-15-2013

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