US Patent No. 10,342,152

ELECTRONIC DEVICE HAVING A HOUSING WITH A CIRCUIT BOARD PROVIDED THEREIN


Patent No. 10,342,152
Issue Date July 02, 2019
Title Electronic Device Having A Housing With A Circuit Board Provided Therein
Inventorship Christian Harrer, Regensburg (DE)
Andreas Bernhardt, Wenzenbach (DE)
Assignee Continental Automotive GmbH, Munich (DE)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,342,152

1. An electronic device, comprising:a multi-part printed circuit board, including current-carrying, flexible regions and printed circuit board parts which are connected to one another by the current-carrying, flexible regions,
a support around which the printed circuit board, bent around the flexible regions of the printed circuit board, is arranged and fixed, and
a housing in which the printed circuit board mounted on the support is fixed,
wherein the printed circuit board has at least five printed circuit board parts, which are arranged in a row, wherein in the printed circuit board mounted on the support, the printed circuit board parts at row ends have a smaller width than a width of the entire printed circuit board, wherein a sum of widths of the printed circuit board parts at the row ends is not greater than the width of the entire printed circuit board, and the printed circuit board parts at the row end lie next to one another on the same side of the support.