Patent Number: 8,721,370

Title: USB connector

Abstract: A USB connector comprising an insulating base, a plurality of conducting terminals, a circuit board and a housing is disclosed. The insulating base has a plurality of slots at an end of the insulating base and a plurality of abutting grooves on a surface of the insulating base, with each abutting groove communicating with a respective one of the slots. Each conducting terminal is inserted in a respective one of the slots and has an abutting portion arranged in one of the abutting grooves communicating with the respective slot. The circuit board abuts against the surface of the insulating base whereon forms the abutting grooves, with the circuit board having a plurality of electrical contacts electrically connecting with the abutting portions of the plurality of conducting terminals. The housing is hollow to receive the insulating base and circuit board.

Inventors: Liu; Su-Li (Kaohsiung, TW), Yang; Li-Chien (Kaohsiung, TW)

Assignee: Won-Hsin Industrial Co., Ltd.

International Classification: H01R 24/00 (20110101)

Expiration Date: 5/13/12018