Patent Number: 7,785,126

Title: Reinforced backplate for use with electrical connector assembly having insulative coating thereon

Abstract: A connector assembly includes a PCB, an insulative housing mounted on the PCB with a plurality of contacts received therein, a retention module mounted on the PCB and surrounding the insulative housing, and a backplate mounted below the PCB for reinforcing the retention module. The backplate includes a base plate having an upper surface toward a backside surface of the PCB and an insulative coating deposited on the upper surface to prevent the backplate from short-circuiting electrical components of mounted on the backside surface of the PCB.

Inventors: Peng; Fu-Jin (Shenzhen, CN), Liaw; Been-Yang (Tu-Cheng, TW)

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

International Classification: H01R 13/62 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 8/31/12018