Patent Number: 6,297,968

Title: Mounting structure for mounting flexible printed circuit board and recording/reproducing apparatus using same

Abstract: An FPC mounting structure wherein an inner surface of a guide hole formed in a chassis is cut and raised to form a support projection, an FPC holder is formed with first and second holding portions which permit the support projection to be fitted therein, the FPC holder with a terminals-formed portion of the FPC attached thereto is inserted into the guide hole of the chassis and the first holding portion of the FPC holder to be fitted on the support projection, allowing the FPC holder to be supported by the chassis and allowing terminals on the FPC and circuit patterns on a printed circuit board to become conductive with each other.

Inventors: Nakai; Takashi (Fukushima-ken, JP)

Assignee: Alps Electric Co., Ltd.

International Classification: G11B 21/00 (20060101); G11B 5/48 (20060101); H05K 3/36 (20060101); H05R 007/14 (); G11B 021/02 ()

Expiration Date: 10/02/2018