Patent Number: 7,708,585

Title: Socket connector assembly having lock-down indicator preventing overstressing

Abstract: An electrical connector mounted to a printed circuit board includes an insulation housing mounted to a printed circuit board, a plurality of contacts received in the insulation housing, a load plate covering the insulation housing. And an indicator disposed on the load plate. The indicator has a indicating portion, the showing abouting against the printed circuit board and capable of changing positions relative to the load plate, so that the operator may observe an assembly process of the load plate. The electrical connector has a simple configuration and reliable connection.

Inventors: Yeh; Cheng-Chi (Tu-cheng, TW), Lin; Nan-Hung (Tu-cheng, TW)

Assignee: Hon Hai Precision Ind. Co., Ltd.

International Classification: H01R 4/24 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 5/04/12018