Patent Number: 8,822,061

Title: Battery module with plurality of batteries having bent terminal portions connected with fixing plate

Abstract: A battery module includes a plurality of unit batteries, each including a positive terminal and a negative terminal which protrude outside of each unit battery and which have bent terminal portions, and a connection member which electrically connects the unit batteries with each other and which includes a fixing plate fixed to the bent terminal portions of adjacent unit batteries by welding so as to improve productivity and provide high stability.

Inventors: Kim; Yong-Sam (Yongin-si, KR), Byun; Sang-Won (Yongin-si, KR), Ahn; Byung-Kyu (Yongin-si, KR)

Assignee: Samsung SDI Co., Ltd.

International Classification: H01M 2/20 (20060101); H01M 2/22 (20060101); H01M 2/24 (20060101); H01M 2/26 (20060101); H01M 2/30 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 9/02/12018