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Contact soldered to panel circuit

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439 - Electrical connectors

439055000 - PREFORMED PANEL CIRCUIT ARRANGEMENT, E.G., PCB, ICM, DIP, CHIP, WAFER, ETC.

439078000 - Distinct contact secured to panel circuit

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20090215292ELECTRICAL PRINTED CIRCUIT BOARD WITH A SCREWLESS TERMINAL CONNECTION - A printed circuit board (PCB) assembly includes a PCB and a screwless terminal connection having a conductor rail and a clamping spring. The PCB has a recess on an edge. The conductor rail has a base part soldered to the PCB and bridging the PCB recess. The base part includes an end extending past the PCB edge. The clamping spring includes three spring legs. The first leg contacts the base part and is between the base part and the PCB recess. The first leg includes an end extending past the PCB edge and contacting the end of the base part. The second leg extends from the first leg through the PCB recess and is beneath the PCB. The third leg includes a clamping aperture and extends upward from the second leg above the PCB. The ends of the base part and the first leg extend through the clamping aperture.08-27-2009
20090191730Electronic apparatus and method of manufacturing electronic apparatus - An electronic apparatus is disclosed that includes a board and an electronic component having a body. The board has multiple through-holes and multiple lands covering multiple through-holes. The electronic component has multiple terminals. The terminals are respectively coupled with the lands while a part of each terminal being inserted into a through-hole. A shape of the through-hole is generally circular and different from a part of the land on a back surface of the board. The part of the land on the back surface has a width and the width is different in directions.07-30-2009
20130084720NETWORK CONNECTOR STRUCTURE - A network connector structure includes an insulating body having a port inwardly formed at a front-end surface of the insulating body, a containing space formed in the insulating body insulating body, and a first circuit board and a second circuit board parallely installed and electrically coupled to each other. A plurality of connecting terminals and a plurality of filter elements are electrically coupled to the first circuit board, and at least one network integrated circuit and a plurality of soldered terminals are electrically coupled to the second circuit board. The network connector is electrically coupled to an external transmission line through the plurality of connecting terminals, and electrically coupled to a motherboard of an external electronic device through the plurality of soldered terminals, so that the network integrated circuit inside the network connector provide network signal encoding/decoding functions directly.04-04-2013
20130084719MEMORY CARD WITH A CONNECTOR - A memory card with a connector includes a card main body for storing data and a connector including multiple terminals and an insulation main body. Multiple terminal soldering sections are disposed on the card main body. The multiple terminals are integrally connected with the insulation main body to form the connector. In manufacturing, the connector integrally composed of the terminals and the insulation main body is directly rested on the card main body. Then, in a one-time soldering process, all the terminals are soldered on the terminal soldering sections of the card main body. Accordingly, the manufacturing process is simplified and the manufacturing cost is lowered. Also, the ratio of good products is increased.04-04-2013
20130078831VERTICAL CONNECTOR AND ASSEMBLY THEREOF - The instant disclosure relates to a vertical mount connector, which includes an insulating body, a metal casing, and a terminal assembly. The insulating body has a base and at least one tongue portion extended therefrom. A plurality of terminal grooves is formed and spaced on the insulating body, where each terminal groove concavely extends from the tongue portion to the base. The base defines a plurality of first openings in communication with the terminal grooves. The metal casing is engaged to the insulating body and defines in insertion opening. The terminal assembly includes a plurality of terminals disposed in the terminal grooves. Each terminal has a mounting portion and a connecting portion bendingly extends therefrom. The connecting portions protrude from the base of the insulating body via the first openings.03-28-2013
20090156027Electrical Connector - The present invention discloses an electrical connector comprising: a housing; a base body having a tongue, whose one surface is disposed with a plurality of first terminal slots and whose other surface is disposed with a plurality of second terminal slots; a first terminal assembly whose each first terminal is disposed with a leg and a contact portion slightly perpendicular to the leg, respectively, with the legs being alternately arranged; and a second terminal assembly whose each second terminal is disposed with a leg and a contact portion slightly perpendicular to the leg and then bending downward, respectively.06-18-2009
20090317990THROUGH BOARD INVERTED CONNECTOR - A connector assembly includes a housing and a contact. The housing extends from a front end to an opposite back end. The housing includes an interior chamber inwardly extending from the front end that is configured to receive a mating connector through the front end of the housing. The contact is joined with the housing and extends between a mating end and a mounting surface. The mating end is configured to engage a mating contact of the mating connector. The mounting surface is configured to be mounted to a substrate to electrically couple the mating connector with the substrate. The housing extends through an opening in the substrate such that the housing protrudes from opposite sides of the substrate.12-24-2009
20090305531CABLE CONNECTOR - An exemplary cable connector includes a housing, a terminal module including a first terminal and a second terminal, a printed circuit board fixed in the housing, and a cable including a first core and a second core. The terminal module is detachably assembled in a first end of the housing, and the first and second terminals are contacting the printed circuit board. The cable is fixed in a second end of the housing, and the first and the second cores of the cable are welded to the printed circuit board. The first and second terminals are electrically communicating with the first and second cores via the printed circuit board.12-10-2009
20130164956ELECTRONIC COMPONENT AND ELECTRONIC DEVICE - A surface of a connection terminal of an electronic component is covered with a protection layer made of a AgSn alloy. The electronic component is soldered to a connection terminal of a circuit board.06-27-2013
20090269953Mounting Structure of Interface Jack - A mounting structure of an interface jack includes an insulating housing, multiple electrical wires, a first metallic piece, a second metallic piece, and at least one third metallic piece. The insulating housing has an upper surface, a lower surface, a backside surface, a first lateral wall, a second lateral wall and an entrance. The entrance is communicated with a receptacle disposed within the insulating housing. The backside surface is connected with the upper surface, the lower surface, the first lateral wall and the second lateral wall. The electrical wires are arranged inside the insulating housing and extended out of the backside surface of the insulating housing. The first metallic piece is attached on the bottom surface of the first lateral wall. The second metallic piece is attached on the bottom surface of the second lateral wall. The third metallic piece is attached on the lower surface.10-29-2009
20120322279SOLDERABLE ELASTIC ELECTRIC CONTACT TERMINAL - Provided is a solderable elastic electric contact terminal, which includes an elastic core having a height smaller than a width thereof, and including two or more through holes separately disposed therein and having a dumbbell shaped cross section, wherein the through holes extend along a longitudinal direction of the elastic core, an elastic rubber coating layer enveloping the elastic core to adhere thereto, and a heat-resistant polymer film having a surface adhered to the elastic rubber coating layer to envelop the elastic rubber coating layer, and another surface integrally formed with a metal layer. A top surface of the metal layer is horizontal for vacuum pickup.12-20-2012
20110294316LOW PROFILE ELECTRICAL CONNECTOR TERMINAL AND METHOD OF MOUNTING TERMINAL ON PRINTED CIRCUIT BOARDD - An electrical connector assembly comprises a printed circuit board (PCB) having opposite upper and lower surfaces, an insulating housing having opposite top and bottom surfaces and a plurality of terminals disposed on a bottom surface thereof. Each terminal defines a fusible member disposed thereon. The insulating housing can place the terminal on the upper surface of the PCB and is removed from the terminals after the terminals are soldered on the PCB through the fusible members.12-01-2011
20090098753Electrical connector having wire type contacts - An electrical connector (04-16-2009
20090098752STRUCTURE FOR CONNECTING FLEXIBLE SUBSTRATE AND TERMINAL FITTING - A structure for connecting a flexible substrate and a terminal fitting is provided, the terminal fitting including: an upper plate; a lower plate; and a barrel which is formed in an upstanding manner on the lower plate, and is inserted into a hole formed in the flexible substrate; the flexible substrate being held between the upper plate and the lower plate by bending the barrel inserted to the hole, wherein a projection is formed in each of the upper plate and the lower plate, and the flexible substrate is held between the projections.04-16-2009
20090209121Solderable Electric Contact Terminal - A solderable electric contact terminal includes; an insulating foam rubber having a predetermined volume; an insulating non-foam rubber coating layer adhered to the insulating foam rubber such that the insulating non-foam rubber encloses the insulating foam rubber; and a heat resistant polymer film having inner surface adhered to the insulating non-foam rubber coating layer such that the heat resistant polymer film encloses the insulating non-foam rubber coating layer, and outer surface on which a metal layer is integrally formed.08-20-2009
20100267257SOCKET CONNECTOR WITH CONTACT TERMINAL HAVING WAVEFORM ARRANGEMENT ADJACENT TO TAIL PORTION PERFECTING SOLDER JOINT - Disclosed herewith a socket connector configured with an insulative housing defining a mating interface surrounded with peripheral walls and a mounting surface. A plurality of passageways is defined between the mating interface and the mounting surface and having an opening at the mounting surface. The insulative housing includes an encampment associated with each of the passageway at the mounting surface, and includes an extension crossing over an inner wall of the passageway to substantially narrow the opening of the opening. The socket connector furthers includes a plurality of contact terminals each received in the passageway and further includes a curvilinear solder portion extending beyond the mounting surface. And the socket connector further is incorporated with a plurality of solder balls each disposed between the encampment and the curvilinear solder portion.10-21-2010
20100267256Electric Connector - A board mount connector (10-21-2010
20080268676ELECTRICAL CONNECTORS FOR USE IN SOLDERING OPERATIONS - An electrical connector for electrically connecting a first electronic device to a second electronic device includes a housing that includes a plurality of solder retention channels that hold a plurality of solder segments in a vertical orientation such that at least a vertical surface and one end of each solder segment are exposed. The solder retention channels are formed in first and second opposing rows with an open space formed therebetween. The exposed vertical surfaces of the solder segments face one another.10-30-2008
20110201218HARD DRIVE HOUSING DEVICE AND ELECTRONIC APPARATUS PROVIDED WITH SUCH DEVICE - A device for receiving a hard disk having a housing carrying a pluggable connector and having two side portions, at least one of which is provided with at least one grounding surface. The device has a central body from which there extend two parallel rails for slidably receiving the side portions of the housing. The body is provided with a connector for co-operating with the pluggable connector of the hard disk in the sliding direction, and at least one of the rails is provided with an electrically conductive contact element that is arranged to be pressed against the grounding surface of the side portion received in said rail while the hard disk is being put into place in the device. An equipment fitted with such a device is also provided.08-18-2011
20110201217MOUNTING COMPONENT, ELECTRONIC DEVICE, AND MOUNTING METHOD - A mounting component has a pad, a leg portion having a bottom surface thereof soldered to the pad, and an auxiliary hole made in a side face of the leg portion. The auxiliary hole is laterally opened so as not to be opened to the bottom surface. The auxiliary hole is operable to receive melted solder therein.08-18-2011
20100099280PIN CONNECTOR WITH NOTCHES ON SOLDERING SURFACES OF PINS - A pin connector includes an insulating housing defining pin- retaining- holes and connector pins retained in the retaining holes. Each of the connector pin has a header portion with a soldering face thereof and a shank portion extending from the header portion. The header portion defines notches opening through the soldering face.04-22-2010
20100124830Surface Mounting Structure for Ball Grid Array - A surface mounting structure applied to a BGA includes a substrate, a first soldering pad, a first lead, a second lead and a passivation layer. The substrate has a top surface for the first soldering pad to be disposed thereon. The first lead has a first end connected to the first soldering pad and a second end. The second lead has a third end connected to the first soldering pad and a fourth end connected to the second end of the first lead. A well is defined among the first lead, the second lead, and the first soldering pad. The passivation layer covers the top surface of the substrate, and has a first opening corresponding to the top of the first soldering pad to expose the first soldering pad and the well. Chip failure resulting from the warp occurring at four corners in the surface mounting procedure is prevented.05-20-2010
20090042421Electrical connector with improved contacts - An electrical connector includes an housing having a base portion, a tongue portion extending forwardly from the base portion and a number of passageways, the tongue portion defining a front face, a first side face and a second side face; a metal shell enclosing the tongue portion to define a receiving room therebetween, and defines a top wall, bottom wall and a pair of side walls, a first receiving room being formed between the bottom wall and the first side face; a number of contacts received in the passageways respectively and including a plurality of first contacts and second contacts, the first contacts each defining a first contacting portion, a first soldering portion and a first retaining portion, the second contacts each defining a second contacting portion, a second soldering portion and a second retaining portion. Both the second contacting portions and the first contacting portions are positioned on a same side of the second side face to be exposed to the first receiving room, the first contacting portions extend beyond the first side face.02-12-2009
20090042420Electrical connector with improved contacts and transition module - An electrical connector mounted on a mother PCB includes an insulative tongue portion and a number of contacts held in the insulative tongue portion. The contacts have four conductive contacts and at least one pair of differential contacts for transferring high speed signals. The conductive contacts are adapted for USB 2.0 protocol. The electrical connector further includes a transition module with one end connected to the contacts and the other end to be soldered to the mother PCB.02-12-2009
20080286994PRINTED CIRCUIT BOARD, METHOD OF MANUFACTURING A PRINTED CIRCUIT BOARD AND ELECTRONIC APPARATUS - According to one embodiment, a printed circuit board includes a wiring board, a through-hole mount device, and a surface mount device. The wiring board has a first surface, a second surface opposite to the first surface, and through holes. The through-hole mount device has leads. The leads are soldered inside the through holes so that the through-hole mount device is mounted on the first surface. The leads have distal ends positioned inside the through holes. An adhesive fills the region between the wiring board and the through-hole mount device. The adhesive fixes the through-hole mount device to the first surface. A surface mount device is soldered to the second surface and closes the through holes in which the leads are inserted.11-20-2008
20100297859CONNECTOR WITH REMOVABLE COVERS - An electrical connector including a housing; one or more recesses formed in one or more sidewalls of the housing; a plurality of terminals disposed in respective portions of the housing such that solder tails of the terminals are accessible through the one or more recesses; and one or more cover elements removably coupled to the one or more sidewalls of the housing such that, in a mounted state of the connector on a PCB, the solder tails are enclosed by the one or more cover elements.11-25-2010
20120295454PRINTED CIRCUIT BOARD ASSEMBLY CHIP PACKAGE COMPONENT AND SOLDERING COMPONENT - A printed circuit board assembly (PCBA) chip package component includes: a module board and an interface board. A first soldering pad is set on the bottom of the module board, a second soldering pad is set on top of the interface board, and the second soldering pad is of a castle-type structure. The first soldering pad includes a first soldering area, a second soldering area, and a connection bridge that connects the first soldering area and the second soldering area. The first soldering area corresponds to a top surface of the second soldering pad, and when the first soldering area is soldered to second soldering pad, the second soldering area is located outside the second soldering pad.11-22-2012
20100136807Electrical Connector Element - An electrical connector element for connection of a conductor to a circuit board, having a housing, at least one clamp connector for the conductor and at least two connector pins for preferably soldered connection to the circuit board, is disclosed. The housing has at least one separating element made from insulating material, projecting from the lower side, facing away from the circuit board in the assembled position, at least partly arranged between the connector pins and extending through the circuit board in the assembled position, in order to permit the connector pins of the electrical connector element to be arranged closer together.06-03-2010
20090053914Electrical connector - The present invention provides an electrical connector for electrical connecting an IC package having a plurality of pins to a PCB. The electrical connector comprises a base defining a plurality of passageways, a plurality of contacts received in the passageways, and a cover moveable relative to the base from a first position to a second position. The cover defines a plurality of through holes corresponding the passageway. The contacts each have a resilient arm. During movement of the cover from the first position to the second position, pins of the IC package will compress the resilient arms of the contacts along a direction and the resilient will exert a normal force on the pins, thus ensuring proper connection between the resilient arm and the pins; wherein direction of the normal force is opposite to the direction of the pins moving.02-26-2009
20090029575Electrical connector and method of making contacts thereof - An electrical connector (01-29-2009
20100273336BATTERY CONNECTER AND PORTABLE ELECTRONIC DEVICE USING SAME - A battery connecter includes a plurality of terminals. Each of the terminals includes a resisting portion, a supporting portion, and a contacting portion. The resisting portion includes a first portion and a second portion bent from the first portion. The supporting portion extends from the first portion and resists the second portion. The contacting portion is bent and extends from the supporting portion. The invention also discloses a portable electronic device using the battery connecter.10-28-2010
20090163055Electrical connector assembly - An electrical connector assembly comprises an upper connector and a lower connector stacked vertically for electrically connecting two memory modules to a PCB. Said upper connector includes a plurality of first contacts having a plurality of horizontal first soldering legs which are soldered on a top surface of the PCB by SMT. Said lower connector includes a plurality of second contacts having a plurality of second vertical second soldering legs which are soldered on a bottom surface of the PCB. Said bottom surface of the PCB has a plurality of soldering holes which are not getting through the top surface of the PCB for retaining said vertical second soldering legs therein so as to provide an available soldering area for said horizontal first soldering legs on the top surface of the PCB. Said electrical connector assembly reduces the size and the occupancy on said PCB efficiently, which saves the space of the PCB.06-25-2009
20090137136Housing, Terminal and Connector Using Housing and Terminal - A connector for connecting a card to a printed circuit board is provided. The connector includes a housing Z and a plurality of terminals. The housing includes a plurality of slots and at least one trench disposed in the vicinity of each of the plurality of slots. Each of the plurality of terminals includes a contact portion to be in contact with the card, an anchoring portion, four feet extending vertically from the anchoring portion, and a soldering portion extending from the anchoring portion and to be soldered to the printed circuit board. The terminal is mounted on the housing with at least one of the feet of the terminal inserted in at least one trench. The soldering portion is offset from the contact portion so that the contact portion will not come into contact with the soldering portion (when the contact portion is pressed towards the soldering portion, thereby providing a low-profile connector.05-28-2009
20090325407SURFACE MOUNT ELECTRICAL CONNECTOR HAVING FLEXIBLE SOLDER TAILS - An electrical connector includes a housing having a mating end and a board end. The housing has a plurality of contact cavities extending along a longitudinal axis between the mating and board ends. A plurality of contacts are received within the contact cavities. The contacts have a mating end and a mounting end, and the contacts have a flexible tail at the mounting end. The tail has a first portion extending along the longitudinal axis and a second portion angled with respect to the first portion with the second portion having a board mounting surface configured to mount to a circuit board. The tail includes a slot open along the board mounting surface.12-31-2009
20110223782CONDUCTIVE HOOK AND LOOP ATTACHMENT WITH METAL SCRIM LAYER FOR A PRINTED CIRCUIT BOARD - The present disclosure is directed to conductive connector attachments for use in electrically connecting printed circuit boards to absorbent products such as diapers, training pants, incontinence products, feminine hygiene products, and the like. Specifically, various configurations and methods of securely attaching conventional conductive hook and loop attachments to printed circuit boards are disclosed.09-15-2011
20100248507CONDUCTIVE HOOK AND LOOP ATTACHMENT FOR A PRINTED CIRCUIT BOARD - The present disclosure is directed to conductive connector attachments for use in electrically connecting printed circuit boards to absorbent products such as diapers, training pants, incontinence products, feminine hygiene products, and the like. Specifically, various configurations and methods of securely attaching conventional conductive hook and loop attachments to printed circuit boards are disclosed.09-30-2010
20100248506Implementing Enhanced Solder Joint Robustness for SMT Pad Structure - A method and a surface mount technology (SMT) pad structure are provided for implementing enhanced solder joint robustness. The SMT pad structure includes a base SMT pad. The base SMT pad receives a connector for soldering to the SMT pad structure. A standoff structure having a selected geometry is defined on the base SMT pad to increase thickness of the solder joint for the connector.09-30-2010
20090191731HIGH DENSITY CONNECTOR AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURE - Electrical connectors capable of being mounted on circuit substrates by BGA techniques are disclosed. Also, disclosed is a method of manufacturing such connectors. There is at least one recess on the exterior side of the connector elements. A conductive contact extends from adjacent the interior side into the recess on the exterior side of the housing. A controlled volume of solder paste is introduced into the recess. A fusible conductive element, in the form of solder balls is positioned in the recess. The connector is subjected to a reflow process to fuse the solder ball to the portions of the contact extending into said recess. Contacts are secured in the insulative housing of the connector by deformable sections that minimize stress imposed on the central portions of the contacts to promote uniformity of solder volume.07-30-2009
20100015822ELECTRICAL CONNECTOR HAVING VARIABLE LENGTH MOUNTING CONTACTS - An electrical connector is provided for mounting on a circuit board having first and second vias. The electrical connector includes a housing having a mounting face for mounting along the circuit board, and first and second signal terminals held by the housing. The first and second signal terminals include respective first and second mounting contacts extending outward from the mounting face of the housing. The first and second mounting contacts are configured to be received within the first and second vias, respectively, of the circuit board. The first mounting contact extends a different length from the mounting face of the housing than the second mounting contact.01-21-2010
20110059634ELECTRCIAL CONNECTOR WITH ABUTTING RIBS AGAINST PCB - An electrical connector includes a plurality of terminals with tail portions and an insulating housing defining a mounting face and a mating face opposite to the mounting face. The insulating housing includes a plurality of parallel first walls extending in a first direction and a plurality of parallel second walls extending in a second direction perpendicular to the first direction and unitarily intersecting with the first walls to construe a plurality of passageway to receive the terminals. The tail portions of the terminals extend beyond two outermost first walls in the second direction. A pair of first ribs extends from one second wall away from the mounting face and the ribs do not exceed the outermost first walls in the second direction.03-10-2011
20110059633Surface mount contact - A surface mount contact includes a conducting pin having a shank, a first end at one end of the shank and second end at the other end of the shank, a first annular flange extending around the periphery of the shank and spaced between the first end and the second end and a second annular flange extending around the periphery of the shank and spaced between the second end and the first annular flange, and a thermoplastic connection member joined to the second end of the conducting pin and spaced from the second annular flange at a predetermined distance so that there is a room for the user to judge the connection status and quality between the conducting pin and the thermoplastic connection member during surface mounting, assuring bonding stability.03-10-2011
20100216322ELECTRICAL CONNECTOR HAVING IMPROVED CONTACT TERMINAL - An electrical connector (08-26-2010
20120129363ELECTRICAL CONNECTOR - An electrical connector is applied to be soldered and disposed on a printed circuit board, and includes a terminal seat, a terminal and a soldering member. The terminal is disposed in the terminal seat, and includes a main body, a first clamping portion and a second clamping portion. The soldering member is clamped between the first clamping portion and the second clamping portion, and is soldered to the printed circuit board.05-24-2012
20090111299Surface Mount Array Connector Leads Planarization Using Solder Reflow Method - A connector and method for making wherein the connector has a connector body, connector leads extending from the connector body for solder connection to an electronic circuit wherein the connector leads do not extend a uniform distance from the body connector body. A solder paste is formed on each connector lead by stenciling it onto a flat plate that is non-wettable to the solder paste. The solder paste is composed of first solder particles having a first lower melting point and second solder particles having a second higher melting point. The solder paste is heated to the first melting point for adhering the solder paste to the connector leads while planarizing the solder covered electrical leads with the flat plate. The connector leads are soldered to an electrical circuit by removing the flat plate and heating the solder paste to the second higher melting point.04-30-2009
20110111609PRINTED CIRCUIT BOARD TERMINAL AND PRINTED CIRCUIT BOARD CONNECTOR HAVING THE SAME - A printed circuit board terminal includes a rectangular metal wire rod having a substantially rectangle cross-section. One longitudinal end portion of the printed circuit board terminal includes an insertion portion that is configured to be inserted into a through hole provided in a printed circuit board and soldered. A conducting metal plated layer is provided on an entire surface of the rectangular metal wire rod. One marginal portion of the insertion portion, which faces a long side direction of the rectangle cross-section, is removed to reduce a dimension in the long side direction corresponding to a width direction.05-12-2011
20110117757CONTACTING OF MULTIPOINT PLUG CONNECTORS VIA INTERMEDIATE PRINTED-CIRCUIT BOARDS - A plug strip connection, including a plug connector strip, a main board having terminals and an intermediate circuit board. The plug connector strip includes a group of individual connecting elements which extend at an angle to the intermediate circuit board and are fastened to the latter. The intermediate circuit board extends at an angle to the main board and is fastened to it. The individual plug connecting elements are electrically connected to the terminals via the intermediate circuit board. A method for producing a plug strip connection is also described. A plug-and-socket connector strip, a main board having terminals and an intermediate circuit board are provided. A group of individual plug connecting elements is positioned as a plug connector strip, and the plug connector strip is fastened to the intermediate circuit board, individual plug connecting elements extending perpendicular to the intermediate circuit board; electrical contacts being set up between the intermediate circuit board and the plug connector strip and the intermediate circuit board being fastened to the main board, the intermediate circuit board extending perpendicularly to the main board. In addition, the method includes: setting up electrical contacts between the main board and the intermediate circuit board.05-19-2011
20130137282ELECTRICAL CONNECTOR - An electrical connector is configured to be mounted on a board. The electrical connector includes a housing having a receptacle opening portion for receiving a mating connector; a terminal member disposed in the housing; and a shell member for covering the housing. The terminal member includes a base portion fixed to the housing, an arm portion extending from the base portion toward the receptacle opening portion, a contact portion disposed at a distal end portion of the arm portion, a board connecting portion, and a rotation preventing portion extending from the board connecting portion toward the receptacle opening portion. The shell member includes a shell receiving portion extending toward the base portion. The housing includes an insertion portion disposed between the rotation preventing portion and the shell receiving portion.05-30-2013
20090068864Electronic device including printed circuit board and electronic element mounted on the printed circuit board - An electronic device includes a printed circuit board and an electronic element having a terminal. The terminal has a surface section and an insertion section. The printed circuit board includes a through hole extending from a first surface to a second surface of the printed circuit board, a surface land disposed on the first surface, and an insertion land integrally disposed on a sidewall of the through hole and on a periphery around the through hole. The surface section is coupled with the surface land through a solder. The insertion section is disposed in the through hole and is coupled with the insertion land through the solder. The surface section has a recess part and a portion of recess part is disposed so as to be axially aligned with a portion of the through hole.03-12-2009
20090035965Electrical card connector with improved contacts - An electrical card connector (02-05-2009
20110008979SOCKET CONNECTOR WITH CONTACT TERMINAL HAVING WAVEFORM ARRANGEMENT ADJACENT TO TAIL PORTION PERFECTING SOLDER JOINT - Disclosed herewith a socket connector configured with an insulative housing defining a mating interface surrounded with peripheral walls and a mounting surface. A plurality of passageways is defined between the mating interface and the mounting surface and having an opening at the mounting surface. The insulative housing includes an encampment associated with each of the passageway at the mounting surface, and includes an extension crossing over an inner wall of the passageway to substantially narrow the opening of the opening. The socket connector furthers includes a plurality of contact terminals each received in the passageway and further includes a curvilinear solder portion extending beyond the mounting surface. And the socket connector further is incorporated with a plurality of solder balls each disposed between the encampment and the curvilinear solder portion.01-13-2011
20110008978ELECTRICAL CONNECTOR FOR A SOLAR MODULE ASSEMBLY - An electrical connector includes a housing, a contact terminal and a preformed solder body. The housing is configured to be mounted to an exterior surface of a photovoltaic module. The contact terminal is joined to the connector housing and has a connection surface and a fixation opening that extends through the contact terminal. The preformed solder body is applied to the connection surface of the contact terminal and includes a fixation tab. The preformed solder body provides an electrically conductive connection between the contact terminal and a conductive contact extending out of the exterior surface of the photovoltaic module to electrically couple the contact terminal and the photovoltaic module. The fixation tab of the preformed solder body engages the fixation opening of the contact terminal to secure the preformed solder body to the contact terminal.01-13-2011
20110034046ELECTRICAL CONNECTOR RETAINING A PRINT CIRCUIT BOARD AT A MIDDLE HIGHNESS - An electrical connector secured to a PCB having a plurality of welding areas on an upward face and a plurality of through holes running through the PCB includes an elongate insulative housing and a plurality of contacts assembled to the insulative housing. The insulative housing defines a mating face and a mounting face opposite to the mating face, a plurality of blocks protruding from the mounting face. Each contact defines a contacting portion connecting with a mating connector, a retaining portion retained in the insulative housing and a soldering portion welding to the welding areas of the PCB. A plurality of board-lock pieces made of metal material are under the corresponding blocks to clip the PCB between the blocks and the board-lock pieces. A projection from one of the board-lock piece and the block is inserted into the through hole.02-10-2011
20110034045Stacking Technique for Circuit Devices - Stackable circuit devices include mechanical and electrical connection elements that are optionally disengageable and disconnectable. The mechanical connection elements comprise pairs of complementary male and female plug-in engagement elements respectively arranged at opposite matching positions on top and bottom faces of each device package. The male and female plug-in engagement elements provide a mutual plug-in engagement. The electrical connection elements comprise a plurality of first and second complementary contact elements respectively arranged in opposite and matching positions on either the top or bottom face of each device package. When the circuit devices are stacked, the first contact elements are respectively configured to provide an electrical connection to a complementary matching second contact element of an adjacently plugged in circuit device. Some of the stackable circuit devices may accommodate an integrated memory die or chip and others of the stackable circuit devices may include line routing and distribution blocks.02-10-2011
20110086523Battery Connector - A battery connector is mounted on a printed circuit board which defines a holding hole therein. The battery connector includes an insulating housing, a plurality of conductive terminals and a fastening member disposed in the insulating housing respectively. The insulating housing defines a plurality of terminal recesses each extending vertically and longitudinally to pass through a top surface and a front surface thereof. The front surface defines a shallow depression. Each of the conductive terminals has a contact portion and a soldering portion exposed from the front surface for being soldered on the printed circuit board. The fastening member has a base board engaged in the shallow depression and exposed from the front surface for being soldered on the printed circuit board. A soldering tail is extended opposite to the insulating housing from a portion of the base board for being inserted into the holding hole.04-14-2011
20120244728HIGH PERFORMANCE SURFACE MOUNT ELECTRICAL INTERCONNECT WITH EXTERNAL BIASED NORMAL FORCE LOADING - A surface mount electrical interconnect adapted to provide an interface between solder balls on a BGA device and a PCB. A socket substrate is provided with a first surface, a second surface, and a plurality of openings sized and configured to receive the solder balls on the BGA device. A plurality of electrically conductive contact tabs are attached to the socket substrate so that contact tips on the contact tabs extend into the openings. The contact tips electrically couple with the BGA device when the solder balls are positioned in the openings. Vias electrically couple the contact tabs to contact pads located proximate the second surface of the socket substrate. Solder balls are bonded to the contact pads to electrically and mechanically couple the electrical interconnect to the PCB.09-27-2012
20090035966High-speed electrical connector with raised supporting wall - An electrical connector assembly includes an insulative housing (02-05-2009
20100055946ELECTRICAL CONNECTOR ASSEMBLY - An electrical connector assembly, for electrically connecting an IC package and a printed circuit board (PCB) (03-04-2010
20090215291Socket Contact and PGA IC Socket - A socket contact that makes contact with a lead pin is provided on a mating electronic component, wherein this socket contact comprises a retention section that is press-fit in a contact cavity provided in a housing, a base section that extends downward from this retention section, and a pair of resilient contact pieces that extend from either side edge of this base section in mutually facing directions. The paired resilient contact pieces respectively comprise end sections that extend backward from the side edges of the base section, and lead pin contact sections that extend upward and forward at an inclination from the rear ends of the base section and that are also formed with an inclination so as to approach each other toward the tip ends thereof, and after the lead pin is inserted into the contact cavity toward the rear ends of the base end parts, the lead pin moves forward so as to contact the lead pin contact section in a position to the rear side of the retention section.08-27-2009
20110086525Circuit Board Arrangement and Electric Connection Module - The invention relates to a circuit board arrangement and to an electric connection module having a carrier module and at least one electric contact, and to an attachment module, wherein the invention provides that the attachment module is used for the protection against the touch of the at least one electric contact, and is made of an elastic plastic, and wherein further the carrier module is provided for accomodating the at least one electric contact. For this purpose the carrier module is made of another temperature-resistant plastic in order to be suitable for a soldering process at high temperatures. During the soldering process, at least one electric contact can be soldered to a circuit board.04-14-2011
20110070752ELECTRICAL CONNECTOR FOR CIRCUIT BOARD - In an electrical connector to be attached to a circuit board, a terminal has a contact section on one free end side to contact with a terminal of a mating connector and has a connecting section on the other free end side to be connected by soldering to a circuit portion of a circuit board. The terminal has a holding section and a connecting section. The holding section has a face-contact section, a backside section, and a side-face section. The terminal has a low solder wetting area at least on a part of a circumferential area of the holding section in the longitudinal direction, and the contact section is formed above the upper end of the low solder wetting area on the backside section. The upper end of the low solder wetting area is provided below the upper end at the side-face sections and the contact-face section.03-24-2011
20110070751LEAD ARRANGEMENT, ELECTRICAL CONNECTOR AND ELECTRONIC ASSEMBLY - A lead arrangement suitable for an electrical connector includes a lead lane. The lead lane includes a pair of first differential signal leads, a pair of second differential signal leads, and a ground lead positioned between the two pairs of first and second differential signal leads. Each of the first and second differential signal leads has a surface mounting segment for being soldered onto a surface pad of a circuit board. The ground lead has a via passing segment for being soldered into a through via of the circuit board.03-24-2011
20090023314ELECTRICAL CONNECTOR AND ELECTRICAL CONNECTING DEVICE USING THE SAME - An electrical connector comprises: an insulating body having at least one containing hole; at least one binding pad disposed on the bottom of the insulating body near at least one side of the containing hole; and at least one terminal correspondingly disposed in the containing hole. Wherein the terminal comprises a soldering portion provided with solder and protruding out of the bottom of the containing hole, and a solder retaining area for retaining the solder is formed between the soldering portion and the binding pad. The solder retaining area can retain more solder near the soldering portion of the terminal to solder the terminal to a circuit board efficiently, so as to improve the quality of soldering and ensure fine electric conductivity.01-22-2009
20120064742ELECTRICAL ASSMEBLY AND SOCEKG CONNETOR THEREIN - The present invention relates to an electrical assembly for connecting an IC package. The assembly includes at least an upper and a lower layer stacked with each other, wherein the upper layer is formed with an opening for receiving a socket connector. The socket connector has contacts electrically connected to conductive traces respectively provided on the upper and the lower layer.03-15-2012
20090029574Board Connector - A board connector (01-29-2009
20100285677POWER SUPPLY CONNECTOR - A power supply connector is provided, which is applicable to both large current charging and low current charging, the power supply connector being able to not only maintain the accuracy of monitoring low current charging and the volumetric efficiency of a board by appropriately arranging two types of connector parts, but also contribute to the downsizing of the power supply connector and improvement of the reliability thereof by striking a balance between the volumetric efficiency and the heat radiation characteristics, and ensure safety in the use of the power supply connector while reducing the cost. Insertion holes 11-11-2010
20110086524ELELCTRICAL CONNECTOR HAVING BOARD-LOCKING CONTACTS - An electrical connector secured to a PCB having welding areas and through holes, includes an insulative housing defining a receiving cavity and a plurality of contacts arranged in the housing. Each contact defines a contacting portion received in the receiving cavity, a soldering portion extending out of the housing to be connected with the welding area and a connecting portion perpendicular to the soldering portion which is connecting the contacting portion and the soldering portion. At least one contact further includes a board-lock portion bending from a distal end of the soldering portions which is adapted for inserting in the through hole of the PCB.04-14-2011
20110151692CONNECTOR AND METHOD FOR PRODUCING THE CONNECTOR - A method for producing a connector has first to fifth processes. In the first process, a contact unit having a plurality of contacts and a tying part, is formed with the contacts tied at each axial direction middle part of the contacts by the tying part and with the contacts arranged parallel to each other. In the second process, a plating layer is formed on a part of the contact unit by soaking the contact unit in a plating bath from an axial direction one end side of the contact unit to an axial direction middle part of the tying part. In the third process, the contacts are isolated by cutting the tying part. In the fourth process, a part where the plating layer is formed, of the contact is inserted into a hole of a circuit board. In the fifth process, the contacts are soldered to the circuit board.06-23-2011
20090197440Board to Board Connector - A board mounted connector for a board to board connector system is disclosed which can be smaller, provide a more robust connection to a conductive circuit on a printed circuit board while allowing for a high degree of circuit design freedom on the board circuit due to the terminal insertion from the mating side of the housing where the terminals are generally above a bottom portion (08-06-2009
20110263141VERTICAL RECEPTACLE CONNECTOR AND VERTICAL RECEPTACLE CONNECTOR ASSEMBLY - A vertical receptacle connector is mounted vertically on a PCB to form a vertical receptacle connector assembly and has an insulating housing, multiple first terminals, multiple second terminals and a shell. The insulating housing has a front end and a rear end. The first and second terminals are mounted on the insulating housing and each of the first and second terminals has a soldering section horizontally extending backward out of the rear end of the insulating housing. The shell covers the insulating housing and first and second terminals and has a cavity defined through the shell and having a socket hole. The vertical configuration of the vertical receptacle connector on the PCB may be applied to specific electronic devices.10-27-2011
20120040542CABLE CONNECTOR ASSEMBLY WITH A PRINTED CIRCUIT BOARD TO CHANGE ARRANGEMENT OF WIRES - An cable connector assembly (02-16-2012
20110318944Probe Connector - A probe connector has a base. The base has a plurality of through inserting holes at a front surface thereof. A rear surface of the base has a plurality of fixing slots, each of which extends at a side of the inserting hole and communicates with the corresponding inserting hole. A probe pin assembly has a barrel received in the inserting hole, an elastic element, and a plunger. An outer peripheral surface of the barrel is formed with a fixing recess. A conduct element has a base plate attached to a bottom surface of the base and a locking plate extended from the base plate and attached to the rear surface. The locking plate has at least one locking opening, corresponding to the inserting hole, and two opposite sides extended forwards to form two fixing slices received in the fixing slots, with free ends thereof buckled in the fixing recess.12-29-2011
20120003852MULTI-INTERFACES CONNECTOR - A multi-interfaces connector includes a plurality of housings, a circuit board and a casing. The circuit board has a soldering portion, and the circuit board has a plurality of tongue plates extended from one side of the soldering portion. The tongue plates are separately arranged through the plurality of housings. The tongue plates respectively have a plurality of first conductive pins, a plurality of second conductive pins and a plurality of third conductive pins. The casing has a hollow case body which includes a plurality of through holes. The plurality of housings are arranged with the circuit board and installed in the casing. Therefore, the multi-interfaces connector is capable of being inserted with several transmission lines which have different types of insertion plug.01-05-2012
20120156905CONNECTOR - A connector soldered to a PCB has an insulating housing of which two opposite ends recessed to form a pair of fixing recesses, terminals mounted in the insulating housing having soldering portions projected out of a bottom of the insulating housing, a latch member and a positioning member. The latch member has a base slice inserted in the fixing recess. A top of the base plate extends sideward and then is bent downward to form a folded plate apart facing the base plate to define an interval therebetween. The positioning member movably mounted to the latch member has a base slice inserted in the interval and a soldering slice perpendicularly connected at a bottom of the base slice for being soldered with the PCB. The base slice of is capable of moving up-and-down in the interval to adjust the soldering slice to be level with the soldering portions.06-21-2012
20120156904CONNECTOR - A connector has an insulating housing of which two opposite ends extended frontward to form a pair of supporting arms, terminals mounted in the insulating housing having soldering portions projected out of a bottom of the insulating housing, and a positioning member. The positioning member has a base slice. A rear of a side edge the base slice is extended downward to form a holding slice movably received in a through slot recessed at the supporting arm. A front of the side edge of the base slice is extended downward and then bent perpendicularly to form a soldering slice. As the height between the base slice and the soldering slice is bigger than that of the supporting arm, the positioning member is capable of moving up-and-down to adjust the relative position between the soldering slice and the soldering portions of the terminals.06-21-2012
20110104914RELIABLE ELECTRICAL CONNECTION ELECTRICAL CONNECTOR ASSEMBLY - An electrical connector assembly has a printed circuit board having a row of first and second circuit traces and an electrical connector for mounting on the printed circuit board. The electrical connector includes an insulative housing having a longitudinal base and a pair of clip portions extending rearwardly from the base and a plurality of contacts respectively received in the insulative housing grouped into a set of first and second contacts. Each clip portion has a first partition, a second partition and a board-receiving groove therebetween. Each first contact has a first soldering point jointing on the first circuit trace and each second contact has a second soldering point jointing on the second circuit trace. At least one of the first contacts crossing over the second contact, and the first soldering point locates at the back of the second soldering point. When the printed circuit board is located in the entrance of the groove, the first soldering points are located between the first circuit traces and the second circuit traces so as to prevent the printed circuit board from abrading by the overlapped contacts.05-05-2011
20120164855CONNECTOR TERMINAL - A connector terminal curved from a strip-shaped metal plate has a soldering plate of which a substantial middle of one end edge extends upward to form a bracket plate, an arched connecting portion bent upward from the other end of the soldering plate and apart facing the bracket plate, and a flexible arm extending from a free end of the connecting portion towards the bracket plate and parallel to the soldering plate. Two opposite side edges of a top end of the bracket plate oppositely protrude to form a pair of blocking ears. A free end of the flexible arm is arched upward to form an inverted-V shaped contacting portion adjacent to the bracket plate. Two ends of a distal edge of the contacting portion further extend beyond the two opposite side edges of the bracket plate to form a pair of resisting tails respectively restrained under the blocking ears.06-28-2012
20090130869Contact apparatus for minimizing the load of mechanically loaded smt soldered joints - At least one embodiment of the invention relates to a contact apparatus for SMT placement on a printed circuit board, the contact apparatus being provided for the electrically conductive connection to at least one conductor track on the printed circuit board. The contact apparatus includes a contact holder for accommodating the contact, and the contact of the contact apparatus is provided for the connection to at least one electrical mating contact. The contact apparatus is designed on an SMT basis and can therefore be produced inexpensively and fitted easily. According to at least one embodiment of the invention, the contact apparatus has a first housing part, the housing part having at least one elongate cutout for accommodating the contact holder, and at least one stop for the contact being integrally formed on the housing part, which stop is provided for the purpose of absorbing insertion forces when contact is made between the contact and an electrical mating contact.05-21-2009
20090130870Electrical connector with a shielding shell having slodering tails - An electrical connector comprises an housing receiving a plurality of terminals and a shell assembled on the housing. The shell defines a pair of soldering tails each comprising a horizontal portion extending from an upper wall of the shell, a crook portion extending from the horizontal portion upwardly and then downwardly, and an upright portion extending from the crook portion downwardly. The upward crook portion ensures the horizontal portion to abut against the surface of PCB completely.05-21-2009
20120164856CONNECTOR AND SOLDER SHEET - A connector includes a lead part configured to be connected to a board; and a solder sheet having a plate shape. The solder sheet is engaged with and fixed to the lead part with the lead part passing through a hole in the solder sheet. At least one of the lead part and the solder sheet has a structure configured to prevent the solder sheet from coming off the lead part.06-28-2012
20120252236CONNECTOR TERMINAL STRUCTURE - A connector terminal structure is disclosed. The connector has a circuit board on which a first terminal set and a second terminal set are soldered. Each of the first and second terminal sets includes multiple terminals. Each terminal has a contact section and a soldered section. The contact sections of the first and second terminal sets together define a signal contact area. The connection terminal structure is characterized in that the soldered sections of the terminals of the first terminal set and the soldered points of the circuit board on which the soldered sections are soldered are positioned on a first side of the signal contact area, while the soldered sections of the terminals of the second terminal set and the soldered points of the circuit board on which the soldered sections are soldered are positioned on a second side of the signal contact area opposite to the first side.10-04-2012
20090061662CONNECTOR - A connector having a number of SMT pads and a number of in-line package pins is provided. The connector can be applied to both a peripheral component interconnection (PCI) card and a peripheral component interconnection express (PCIE) card. The number of the connectors can be reduced when the connectors are applied to the circuit board, and more space on the circuit board are then available for other electrical elements to be disposed.03-05-2009
20090061661MEZZANINE-TYPE ELECTRICAL CONNECTORS - Embodiments of electrical connectors include substantially identical first and second halves. The first and second halves each include insert molded leadframe assemblies that comprise electrical conductors. Each electrical conductor of the first half engages a substantially identical electrical conductor of the second half when the first and second halves are mated.03-05-2009
20090305532CONNECTOR - A connector has an insulative housing, a plurality of terminals and a metal shell. Each terminal has a soldering section. The soldering sections of a power terminal and a grounding terminal are the outermost terminals and are located outside remaining terminals instead of being located respectively between the soldering sections of signal transmitting or receiving terminals. The outermost soldering sections of the power and grounding terminals prevent the interference with the signal transmitting and receiving terminals during signal transmission.12-10-2009
20120190221CONNECTOR - A connector soldered to a PCB has an insulating housing of which two opposite ends are recessed to form a pair of holding recesses, terminals mounted in the insulating housing with soldering portions projected out of a bottom of the insulating housing, a pair of supporting members mounted to two opposite ends of the insulating housing and a pair of supporting members. A bottom of the supporting member extends perpendicularly to form an inserting slice having a portion thereof punched sideward to form a projection. The positioning member mounted to the inserting slice has a base slice having two opposite ends thereof bent sideward and then extended toward each other to form a pair of clasping portions. A guiding slot is opened in the base portion for receiving the projection. The projection can move up and down in the guiding slot to adjust the position of the positioning member.07-26-2012
20090017651CABLE ASSEMBLY - A cable assembly includes a cable having a plurality of signal lines; a plug portion connectable to a connection target; a circuit board, a first end portion of the circuit board being provided with a plurality of connection portions that are respectively connectable by soldering to the signal lines of the cable, and a second end portion of the circuit board being connectable to the plug portion; and a holder for holding the circuit board. The holder is provided with a plurality of signal line guide grooves for positioning and fixing the signal lines with respect to the connection portions of the circuit board.01-15-2009
20080299802BGA socket having extensible solder ball so as to compensate warpage connector housing - A solder ball is adapted for a ball grid array socket and comprises a core portion (12-04-2008
20110039429CONNECTOR WITH REINFORCED MOUNTING STRUCTURE AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING CONNECTOR - A connector includes a wiring board; a lead connecting the wiring board electrically to an external board; and a conductive layer connecting the lead to the wiring board so as to allow the lead to move when the conductive layer is melted. The lead includes first through third regions. The first region, in contact with the conductive layer, is sandwiched between the second and third regions lower in wettability with respect to the liquid melt of the conductive layer than the first region. The wiring board includes a first region and second regions. The first region, in contact with the conductive layer, is sandwiched between the second regions lower in wettability with respect to the liquid melt than the first region. The center of the first region of the lead is offset and away from the external board relative to the center of the first region of the wiring board.02-17-2011
20120270422VERTICAL CONNECTOR AND ASSEMBLY HAVING THE SAME - A vertical connector including an insulating body, a conductive casing and a terminal set. The insulating body has a plurality of spaced formed terminal grooves thereon. The conductive casing is assembled with the insulating body and has an insertion opening. The terminal set has a plurality of terminals disposed on the terminal grooves. Each terminal has a fixing segment assembled on the bottom surface of the insulating body, an extending segment formed by bending the free end of the fixing segment toward the insertion opening and a connecting segment formed by extending from the free end of the extending segment.10-25-2012
20120270423MALE CONNECTOR BLOCK, FEMALE CONNECTOR BLOCK, AND CONNECTOR - The connector includes a male connector block and a female connector block. The male connector block includes a base substrate formed of an insulating flat member; a conductive projection arranged on one surface of the base substrate; a first circuit pattern led out from the conductive projection; and a soldering terminal section electrically connected to the conductive projection through the first circuit pattern. The female connector block includes: an insulating film having a fitting insertion section; a conductive section formed on one surface of the insulating film and electrically connected to the conductive projection inserted into the fitting insertion section; a second circuit pattern led out from the conductive section; a soldering terminal section electrically connected to the conductive section through the second circuit pattern; and a second base substrate making close contact with the other surface of the insulating film.10-25-2012
20120276761HEADER CONNECTOR ASSEMBLY - A header connector assembly and a process of fabricating a header connector assembly is disclosed. The header connector assembly includes a header subassembly and a module. The header subassembly includes an outer housing and an inner housing, the inner housing having contacts and a circuit board, wherein the circuit board is attached to the header subassembly.11-01-2012
20110263142ELECTRICAL CONNECTOR WITH TWO CONNECTOR BODIES MOUNED ON OPPISTE SURFACES OF A PCB - An electrical connector assembly includes a PCB and a first and a second connector body. The first connector body includes a first housing defining a first coupled face and a mounting face perpendicular to the first coupled face, and first contacts including first contacting portions exposing to the first coupled face and soldering portions exposing to the mounting face and fitly connect on a first surface of the PCB. The second connector body is assembled to the first connector body and includes a second housing including a mating portion with a lengthwise mating slot and a second coupled face confronting with the first coupled face and second contacts including mating portions extending in the lengthwise mating slot and second contacting portions exposing to the second coupled surface and pressing against the first contacting portions. The second housing defines mounting portions seating on a second surface of the PCB.10-27-2011
20130178080SOLDERED ELECTRONIC COMPONENTS MOUNTED SOLELY ON THE TOP SURFACE OF A PRINTED CIRCUIT BOARD - An electrical connector is securable to a top surface of a printed circuit where other electronic components are mounted. The electrical connector has one or more contact legs that are insertable through apertures in the printed circuit board from the top surface and extending through the bottom surface. A bottom portion of the contact legs may engage with a larger electrical system. The top portion of the contact legs include a shoulder and an anchor pin that mechanically assist in securing the electrical connector to the printed circuit board.07-11-2013
20130115790BOARD TERMINAL AND PRINTED CIRCUIT BOARD PROVIDED WITH BOARD TERMINAL - A board terminal has a flat-plate shaped connection portion to be connected to an electric component at one end and an insertion portion to be inserted in and soldered to a through-hole of a printed circuit board at the other end and is formed in a crank shape by being provided with a support plate portion protruding in a plate thickness direction of the connection portion between the connection portion and the insertion portion. Also, the insertion portion is formed in a location on only one side in a width direction of the support plate portion.05-09-2013
20130130520Connector, PCB for LED Light Bar and LED Light Bar - The present invention discloses a connector, PCB for LED Light Bar and LED Light Bar. The connector comprises the weld legs and stitches fixed to the shell of the connector, and the weld legs are arranged on the side of the connector and are higher than the bottom surface. A PCB for LED light bar is provided with the installing groove for installing the connector. Because the present invention arranges the weld legs of the connector on positions which are higher than the bottom surface of the shell and arranges the installing groove corresponding to the bottom shape of the connector on the PCB, the bottom of the connector can be arranged in the installing groove, thus the protrusion height of the connector in the LED light bar is reduced. The LGP is not cut again when installing the LGP, thereby reducing the processing step. In addition, the depth that the connector sinks into the installing groove is rationally designed, so that the sufficient safe distance is remained when the LGP is heated and expended, thereby avoiding the LGP bumping into and damaging the connector.05-23-2013
20130143421USB CONNECTOR - The present invention relates to a USB connector, which comprises: a connector main body having its front being downwardly extended thereby forming a stop part having a first lead angle; and a substrate having plural first contact pads and plural second contact pads, so as to form a USB connector. Said USB connector allows a USB2.0 connector and a USB3.0 connector to be respectively inserted.06-06-2013
20110212632HIGH DENSITY ELECTRICAL CONNECTOR AND PCB FOOTPRINT - An interconnection system that includes a daughter card and backplane electrical connectors, each mounted to a printed circuit board at a connector footprint. The backplane connector has conductive elements with transition regions that allow the mating contact portions to be positioned on a uniform pitch while contact tail portions can be shaped to improve signal integrity or to provide a more compact and/or mechanically robust footprint. The conductive elements in both connectors are configured such that the contact tails of the ground conductors align from column to column, but the planar portions of the ground conductors in one column align with a pair of signal conductors in the other column, which improves mechanical and signal integrity. Mechanical integrity may be improved by forming the connector footprints with pads for the ground conductors that span multiple columns.09-01-2011
20130157481ELECTRICAL CONNECTOR ASSEMBLY - A connector includes a housing and at least one terminal. The at least one terminal comprises a base portion, two attaching portions and an elastic arm portion. The two attaching portions are configured to have a height different from that of the base portion and are attached to the housing. The two attaching portions of each terminal can be disposed adjacent to the corresponding end portion of the housing and respectively on opposite sides of the corresponding opening.06-20-2013
20110287642CABLE CONNECTOR ASSEMBLY EMPLOYING SEPARATE INTER CONNECTING CONDUCTORS AND METHOD FOR ASSEMBLING THE SAME - A cable connector assembly (11-24-2011
20110287641ELECTRICAL CONNECTOR HAVING CONTACTS WITH MULTIPLE SOLDERING PORTIONS - An electrical connector includes an insulative housing and a plurality of contacts is received in the housing. The insulative housing defines a mounting face, a mating face perpendicular to the mounting face and a number of passageways opening to both the mounting face and the mating face. Each contact includes a contacting portion located in front of the mating face of the insulative housing, and a first soldering portion and a second soldering portion adjacent to the mounting face. The second soldering portion is closer to the mating face relative to the first soldering portion.11-24-2011
20110287640BATTERY CONNECTOR - A battery connector is adapted for being assembled to a printed circuit board. The battery connector includes an insulating housing, two holding elements and a plurality of terminals. The insulating housing has two opposite side surfaces. The insulating housing defines a plurality of terminal cavities and receiving grooves. Two holding grooves are opened in two opposite ends of the insulating housing. Each side surface of the insulating housing protrudes sideward to form a locating piece. Each holding element has a base plate mounted to the holding groove and a holding piece projecting out of the holding groove to be inserted into the printed circuit board. The terminals are respectively received in the terminal cavities. Each terminal has two contacting portions having an interstice therebetween and facing towards the receiving groove, and a soldering portion projecting out of the terminal cavity to be inserted in the printed circuit board.11-24-2011
20130122725Printed Circuits with Staggered Contact Pads and Compact Component Mounting Arrangements - Electronic devices may be provided with printed circuits to which integrated circuits and other electrical components may be mounted. A first printed circuit may have a first surface with an array of contact pads arranged in rows and columns. Each column of contact pads may have a series of contact pads separated by gaps. The contact pads in each column may be staggered with respect to the contact pads in adjacent columns such that each contact pad in a given column is horizontally adjacent to associated gaps in the adjacent columns. A component may be mounted to an opposing surface of the printed circuit such that it overlaps one of the gaps between the staggered contact pads. By mounting the component to portions of the first printed circuit that do not overlap the staggered contact pads, the risk of damaging the electrical component during solder reflow operations may be minimized.05-16-2013
20120088379STRADDLE MOUNT CONNECTOR - A straddle mount connector includes a housing that has a mating end and a mounting end configured to be mounted to an edge of a circuit board. Contacts are held by the housing with the contacts extending from the mounting end that are configured to be terminated to the circuit board. The contacts are arranged at the mating end and are configured for mating with a corresponding mating component. A comb extends from the mounting end of the housing that has a plurality of fingers separated from one another by a gap. The comb is positioned such that the fingers are positioned between corresponding contacts and the contacts are positioned within corresponding gaps.04-12-2012
20130210247CONTACT ELEMENT FOR PLUG-IN CONNECTOR SOCKET - To compensate the lateral offset of an opposing plug, a contact element for a plug-in connector socket has particularly large tolerances. For this purpose, the contact element is embodied in two pieces, a contact spring element for making electrical contact with the opposing plug and a securing element in which the contact spring element is mounted so as to be rotatable about a rotational axis. In contrast to a case in which tolerances depend on deformation of a spring element, by virtue of rotation of the contact spring element no forces act on the soldering points with which the securing element is soldered to a printed circuit board. The contact element is particularly suitable for soldering according to SMT.08-15-2013

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