Patent Number: 6,837,753

Title: Split-type connector and connector assembly

Abstract: A split-type connector (10) has a holder (11) and auxiliary connectors (28) that can be mounted in the holder (11). A retainer (34) is mountable in the holder (11) and can be moved from a first position where the auxiliary connectors (28) can be mounted in the holder (11) and a second position where the auxiliary connectors (28) are locked. The retainer (34) has returning slanted surfaces (40) for pushing the retainer (34) from the second position to the first position in the process of mounting auxiliary connectors (28) into the holder (11).

Inventors: Shinozaki; Tetsuya (Yokkaichi, JP), Saito; Masashi (Yokkaichi, JP), Atsumi; Keigo (Yokkaichi, JP), Wakui; Masanori (Toyota, JP)

Assignee: Sumitomo Wiring Systems, Ltd.

International Classification: H01R 13/629 (20060101); H01R 013/434 ()

Expiration Date: 1/04/02017