US Patent No. 10,117,349


Patent No. 10,117,349
Issue Date October 30, 2018
Title Vehicle-mounted Circuit Board Holder Structure
Inventorship Tomonori Sakai, Tokyo (JP)
Assignee HARADA INDUSTRY CO., LTD., Tokyo (JP)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,117,349

11. A vehicle-mounted circuit board holder structure comprising:a circuit board configured to process a signal from an antenna element, the circuit board having a pair of main surfaces opposite one another, at least one of the main surfaces comprising a mount surface to mount a circuit, the main surfaces defining main respective sides and a width of the circuit board, the circuit board including a pair of protrusion portions protruding in opposite directions from each other in a width direction of the circuit board;
a holding member configured to hold the circuit board, the holding member comprising a base and two sidewalls extending from the base, a distance between the two sidewalls greater than the width of the circuit board, the two sidewalls including a pair of openings that are configured to receive the pair of protrusion portions so that the two sidewalls separately sandwich the circuit board from both of the main sides; and
a mold member covering the circuit board and at least part of the holding member.