Patent Number: 6,332,789

Title: Connector supporting mechanism

Abstract: A first connector (30) comprises a connector body (31) and an engaging lever (32) pivotally supported by a side surface of the connector body (31) such that one end of the engaging lever (32) projects from one end of the connector body (31), a second projection (38) as a lever turning-movement restricting projection which engages with a peripheral edge of the other end of the engaging lever (32) projects from the other end of the connector body (31), the first connector (30) is enveloped by and fitted to the second connector (50) from the other end, and the engaging lever (32) is sandwiched between the connector body (31) and the second connector (50). The other ends of the first connector (30) body and an opening of the second connector (50) into which the first connector (30) is fitted are formed with guide inclined surfaces (30A), (55) for guiding a fitting movement. A cam lever accommodating recess (56) for accommodating a cam lever (42) in a state in which the engaging projection (43) is supported by the mounting member (20) is formed on an inner wall of the second connector (50).

Inventors: Okabe; Toshiaki (Shizuoka-ken, JP)

Assignee: Yazaki Corporation

International Classification: H01R 13/629 (20060101); H01R 013/62 ()

Expiration Date: 12/25/2018