Patent Number: 6,332,799

Title: Half-fitting prevention connector

Abstract: In a half-fitting prevention connector (1), a flexible lock arm (5) is formed on a housing (4) of a male connector (2) and has a slide slot (8). A spring member (11), which is attachable to the housing (4), includes a slide member (14) slidably supported by the housing (4), and a compression spring (12), wherein a front end portion of the compression spring (12) is integrally formed with the slide member (14). A rear end portion of the compression spring (12) is fixedly secured to the housing (4). The slide member (14) has an abutment portion (16) abutted against a stopper projection (26) of a housing (21) of a female connector (3), and a guide frame (15) which is slidably guided in and along the slide slot (8).

Inventors: Torii; Chieko (Shizuoka, JP), Endo; Tomomi (Shizuoka, JP)

Assignee: Yazaki Corporation

International Classification: H01R 13/641 (20060101); H01R 13/64 (20060101); H01R 13/627 (20060101); H01R 013/627 ()

Expiration Date: 12/25/2018