Patent Number: 8,872,393

Title: Voice coil motor

Abstract: The present invention provides a voice coil motor comprising a carrier, upper and lower spring plates, magnets, a base and a conductor. The carrier comprises a main body and a coil surrounding said main body. The upper spring plate is provided on the top of the main body and the lower spring plate is provided on the bottom of the main body. The lower spring plate comprises a lower securing portion and a lower actuating portion; the lower actuating portion is adjacent to the bottom of the base. The magnets are arranged outside of the coil; the conductor between the lower spring plate and the base comprises an attachment plate and two conductive legs. The attachment plate is attached to the lower securing portion and the two conductive legs are integrally formed with the attachment plate such that assembly of the voice coil motor is greatly facilitated.

Inventors: Hou; Jen-Chieh (Ghanghua County, TW)

Assignee: Tricore Corporation

International Classification: H02K 41/03 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2018-10-28 0:00:00