Electric connector for flexible printed circuit board

Application Number: 00107225
Application Date: 2000.04.28
Publication Number: 1272702
Publication Date: 2000.11.08
Priority Information: 1999/4/30 JP 124566/1999
International: H01R12/24;H01R12/26
Applicant(s) Name: Nippon Press Terminal Manufacture Co., Ltd.
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Inventor(s) Name: Miura Ichito;Miyao Taiichiro;Uchida Shinji
Patent Agency Code: 11021
Patent Agent: huang yongkui
Abstract A connector includes a cover adapted to openably close an opening of a housing, and a locking mechanism for locking the cover in a closed position. The cover is provided with first metallic reinforcement means which is partially embedded in the cover during the molding thereof. Second metallic reinforcement means is fixed to the housing. The cover is locked in the closed position by bringing an engagement portion of the first reinforcement means into engagement with an engagement portion of the second reinforcement means.