US Patent No. 10,251,295

ELECTRONIC DEVICE AND METHOD OF PRODUCING THE SAME


Patent No. 10,251,295
Issue Date April 02, 2019
Title Electronic Device And Method Of Producing The Same
Inventorship Ryosuke Suzuki, Miyagi-ken (JP)
Keisuke Nakayama, Miyagi-ken (JP)
Satoshi Waga, Miyagi-ken (JP)
Yuji Kodama, Miyagi-ken (JP)
Hisanao Takahara, Miyagi-ken (JP)
Assignee ALPS ALPINE CO., LTD., Tokyo (JP)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,251,295

1. An electronic device comprising:an electronic package; and
a support body that supports the electronic package,
wherein a main body having side surfaces that face each other and metal projections that project from the respective side surfaces are provided in the electronic package,
wherein a mount portion on which the main body is mounted and projection receiving portions that receive the respective metal projections are disposed in the support body,
wherein the metal projections and the support body are clamped by a clip member that comprises an elastic metal plate,
wherein the main body of the electronic package includes a first main body portion and a second main body portion,
wherein the side surfaces include side surfaces of the first main body portion that face each other and side surfaces of the second main body portion that face each other,
wherein the electronic package includes a wiring member that connects the first main body portion and the second main body portion to each other,
wherein the metal projections include metal projections provided in the first main body portion and metal projections provided in the second main body portion, the metal projections of the first main body portion project from the respective side surfaces of the first main body portion, and the metal projections of the second main body portion project from the respective side surfaces of the second main body portion,
wherein the mount portion of the support body includes a first mount region on which the first main body portion is mounted and a second mount region on which the second main body portion is mounted,
wherein the projection receiving portions include first projection receiving portions formed in the support body and second projection receiving portions formed in the support body,
wherein the first projection receiving portions receive the respective metal projections provided in the first main body portion, and the second projection receiving portions receive the respective metal projections provided in the second main body portion,
wherein first pressing portions, second pressing portions, and a connecting portion are provided in the clip member, and
wherein the first pressing portions press the respective metal projections of the first main body portion against the first projection receiving portions, the second pressing portions press the respective metal projections of the second main body portion against the second projection receiving portions, and the connecting portion connects the first pressing portions to each other and the second pressing portions to each other.