US Patent No. 10,772,209

FABRIC WITH EMBEDDED ELECTRICAL COMPONENTS


Patent No. 10,772,209
Issue Date September 08, 2020
Title Fabric With Embedded Electrical Components
Inventorship Daniel D. Sunshine, Sunnyvale, CA (US)
Daniel A. Podhajny, San Jose, CA (US)
Kathryn P. Crews, San Francisco, CA (US)
Yohji Hamada, Wakayama (JP)
Assignee Apple Inc., Cupertino, CA (US)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,772,209

1. An apparatus, comprising:fabric formed from fibers; and
an electrical component having opposing upper and lower surfaces, a first fiber guiding structure in the upper surface, and a second fiber guiding structure in the lower surface, wherein the first and second fiber guiding structures are perpendicular, and wherein a first fiber of the fibers is soldered in the first fiber guiding structure and a second fiber of the fibers is soldered in the second fiber guiding structure.