JPH10284855A - Waterproofing unit for housing of electric apparatus - Google Patents

Waterproofing unit for housing of electric apparatus

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JPH10284855A
JPH10284855A JP10079697A JP10079697A JPH10284855A JP H10284855 A JPH10284855 A JP H10284855A JP 10079697 A JP10079697 A JP 10079697A JP 10079697 A JP10079697 A JP 10079697A JP H10284855 A JPH10284855 A JP H10284855A
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waterproof
packing
jack
housing
case
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Akihisa Iwata
明久 岩田
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Nitsuko Corp
日通工株式会社
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Abstract

PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To waterproof components other than a jack by surrounding the entire circumference of the jack with a waterproof wall through a packing and passing the lead wires of electric components through the waterproof wall under watertight state. SOLUTION: A waterproof wall 10 surrounding a jack 8 is formed in upper and lower cases 1b, 1a. A packing 11 formed integrally with a packing 3 is inserted into a groove 2 made in the surface of the lower case 1a abutting on the waterproof wall 10 and an annular packing 12 formed integrally with the packing 3 is set in the gap between an opening 7 and the jack 8. The jack 8 is secured to a printed wiring board 14 secured to the lower case 1a through a screw 13 and a through hole 16 is made through the waterproof wall 10 and the packing 11. A connector 15 is projected, under watertight state, through the through hole 16 into a housing 1 on the back of the waterproof wall 10 and connected with the electric components of an apparatus.

Description

【発明の詳細な説明】DETAILED DESCRIPTION OF THE INVENTION
【0001】[0001]
【発明の属する技術分野】本発明は、ヘッドセットある
いは外部電源等の接続用ジャックを設けた防水型電気機
器用筐体におけるジャック周囲の防水装置に関するもの
であって、詳しくはジャック自体に浸水が生じた場合に
おいてもジャック以外の電装部分の被水を防止するよう
にしたジャック周囲の防水装置に関するものであり、適
用対象としては、オーダーエントリーシステム用ハンデ
ィターミナル,携帯電話機等のように、ジャックの使用
頻度が比較的低い機器が適当であるが、これに限るもの
ではない。
BACKGROUND OF THE INVENTION 1. Field of the Invention The present invention relates to a waterproof device around a jack of a waterproof type electric equipment housing provided with a jack for connection of a headset or an external power supply or the like. The present invention relates to a waterproof device around a jack that prevents the electrical parts other than the jack from being exposed to water even when it occurs, and is applicable to jacks such as handy terminals for order entry systems and mobile phones. Devices with relatively low frequency of use are suitable, but not limited to.
【0002】[0002]
【従来の技術】従来の防水型電気機器用筐体における防
水構造は、概ね二つ割り型の筐体の接合部分の大部分に
パッキングを挟持させるほか、ジャック部の開口部には
ゴム製の蓋体を嵌合している。
2. Description of the Related Art A conventional waterproof structure for a waterproof type electric appliance housing has a structure in which a packing is sandwiched in a large part of a joint portion of a roughly split type housing, and a rubber lid is provided in an opening portion of a jack portion. Are fitted.
【0003】[0003]
【発明が解決しようとする課題】ジャックの挿入孔およ
びジャック本体の周縁部分は筐体内部への間隙があり、
通常は開口部に蓋体を嵌合することにより防水するので
あるが、蓋体を外した状態即ちジャックを使用していて
被水した場合、あるいは蓋体を紛失したまま使用して被
水した場合等においては、ジャックの挿入孔およびジャ
ック本体の周縁部分の間隙から筐体内部へ水が侵入し、
機器の防水性が失われて機器自体の機能を損傷し、使用
不能となり易い重大欠陥がある。
The insertion hole of the jack and the peripheral portion of the jack body have a gap inside the housing.
Normally, waterproofing is performed by fitting the lid into the opening, but when the lid is removed, that is, when the jack is used and it is wet, or when the lid is lost and used, it is wet. In some cases, water enters the housing from the gap between the insertion hole of the jack and the peripheral portion of the jack body,
There is a serious defect in which the waterproofness of the device is lost, the function of the device itself is damaged, and the device tends to be unusable.
【0004】そこで本発明の目的は、ジャック自体は被
水しても他の部分への被水を確実に防止することができ
る防水装置を提供することにある。
An object of the present invention is to provide a waterproof device which can reliably prevent water from being applied to other parts even when the jack itself is wet.
【0005】[0005]
【課題を解決するための手段】本発明は上記目的を達成
するため、外部に露出する開口部を除くジャックに近い
全周囲を包囲するパッキング介設型防水壁を設けると共
に、ジャックと機器内電装部品との間の導電線はこれを
水密状態に防水壁に貫通させ、ジャック部分を他の部分
と水密的に隔離した構造とする。
In order to achieve the above object, the present invention provides a packing interposed waterproof wall which surrounds the entire periphery near the jack except for the opening exposed to the outside. The conductive line between the component and the component is formed so as to penetrate the waterproof wall in a water-tight manner, and the jack part is water-tightly separated from other parts.
【0006】開口部からジャック内方に水が侵入した場
合、ジャック自体の機能は失われるが、ジャックを包囲
する防水壁に阻止されて機器内の他の電装部品への被水
は防止される。
When water enters the jack through the opening, the function of the jack itself is lost, but the water is prevented by the waterproof wall surrounding the jack, so that other electrical components in the equipment are prevented from being exposed to water. .
【0007】[0007]
【発明の実施の形態】以下、本発明の防水装置を適用し
たオーダーエントリーシステム用ハンディターミナルを
図示の実施形態について詳細に説明する。
DETAILED DESCRIPTION OF THE PREFERRED EMBODIMENTS A handy terminal for an order entry system to which a waterproof device according to the present invention is applied will be described below in detail with reference to an embodiment shown in the drawings.
【0008】本発明の適用対象としてのハンディターミ
ナルとしては、例えば図1ないし図4のように、下部ケ
ース1aと上部ケース1bとを吻合状態に結合する筐体
1を設けると共に、下部ケース1aにおける上部ケース
1bとの対接面に受溝2を設けてこの受溝2にパッキン
グ3を挿入し、下部ケース1aと上部ケース1bとをパ
ッキング3の介装のもとに防水機能を保持させるように
し、かつ上部ケース1bにおける表部には液晶表示部4
を設けると共に、開閉蓋5を枢着してこの開閉蓋5を開
いた状態において露出するように上部ケース1b側と開
閉蓋5側との両面にキーボード6を付設し、更に図示し
ないが筐体1の内部には赤外線通信用送受信装置を設け
て、転送ステーション,POSレジスタ等を介しホスト
コンピュータとの間でデータの相互授受を行うように
し、なお筐体1の適宜位置に開口部7を形成してその内
方に音声出力用のジャック8を付設すると共に、開口部
7にはゴム製の蓋体9を嵌合する型式を採択する。
As a handy terminal to which the present invention is applied, for example, as shown in FIGS. 1 to 4, a housing 1 for connecting a lower case 1a and an upper case 1b in an anastomotic state is provided. A receiving groove 2 is provided on the surface in contact with the upper case 1b, and a packing 3 is inserted into the receiving groove 2 so that the lower case 1a and the upper case 1b can maintain a waterproof function under the interposition of the packing 3. And a liquid crystal display unit 4 is provided on the front part of the upper case 1b.
And a keyboard 6 attached to both the upper case 1b and the opening / closing lid 5 so that the opening / closing lid 5 is pivotally mounted and exposed when the opening / closing lid 5 is opened. A transmission / reception device for infrared communication is provided inside 1 so that data can be exchanged with a host computer via a transfer station, a POS register, etc., and an opening 7 is formed at an appropriate position in the housing 1. Then, a jack 8 for audio output is attached to the inside, and a type in which a rubber lid 9 is fitted into the opening 7 is adopted.
【0009】上記型式に対する本発明の特殊構成として
は、例えば図1,図2,図3および図5のように、前記
下部ケース1aおよび上部ケース1bの内部にジャック
8を包囲する防水壁10,10を形成すると共に、下部
ケース1aにおける防水壁10の対接面には前記受溝2
に連続するように受溝2′を刻設して、この受溝2′に
前記パッキング3と一体形成したパッキング11を挿入
し、かつ開口部7とジャック8の前端周側との間隙に前
記パッキング3と一体形成した環状パッキング12を介
設し、なお前記蓋体9についてもこれをパッキング3と
一体的に形成するのがよい。
As a special configuration of the present invention for the above-mentioned type, for example, as shown in FIGS. 1, 2, 3 and 5, a waterproof wall 10 surrounding the jack 8 inside the lower case 1a and the upper case 1b, 10 and the receiving groove 2 is provided on the surface of the lower case 1a facing the waterproof wall 10.
The packing 11 formed integrally with the packing 3 is inserted into the receiving groove 2 ′, and the receiving groove 2 ′ is inserted into the receiving groove 2 ′. It is preferable that an annular packing 12 integrally formed with the packing 3 is provided, and that the lid 9 be formed integrally with the packing 3.
【0010】前記ジャック8はこれを下部ケース1aに
ねじ13により固定したプリント配線基板14に固着す
るようにし、かつ別に防水壁10およびパッキング11
にはそれぞれプリント配線基板14におけるコネコタ部
分15の貫通に適応する貫通孔16および17を穿設し
て、この貫通孔16,17から防水壁10背後の筐体1
内にコネコタ部分15を水密状態に突出してこのコネコ
タ部分15において機器の電装部品を接続するのが望ま
しく、なおジャック8をプリント配線基板14の使用に
よることなく取り付ける場合においては、ジャック8の
引出し導電線を貫通孔16,17に水密状態に貫通させ
てそのコネコタ部分15において機器内電装部品に接続
するようにしてもよい。
The jack 8 is fixed to a printed circuit board 14 fixed to the lower case 1a by screws 13 and separately provided with a waterproof wall 10 and a packing 11
Are provided with through-holes 16 and 17 respectively adapted to penetrate the connector portion 15 in the printed wiring board 14, and the housing 1 behind the waterproof wall 10 is formed through the through-holes 16 and 17.
It is desirable to project the connector part 15 in a watertight state inside the connector part 15 and connect the electrical components of the equipment at the connector part 15. In the case where the jack 8 is attached without using the printed wiring board 14, the lead-out conductive of the jack 8 is required. The wire may be penetrated through the through holes 16 and 17 in a watertight manner, and the connector portion 15 may be connected to the electrical components in the device.
【0011】前記図示の実施形態は、オーダーエントリ
ーシステム用ハンディターミナルを適用対象としている
が、本発明はその他の諸電気機器に適用することができ
ること当然であり、またジャック8としても音声出力用
に限らず、電源接続用あるいはその他の用途であっても
よいのである。
Although the illustrated embodiment is directed to a handy terminal for an order entry system, the present invention can naturally be applied to other electric devices, and the jack 8 is also used for audio output. The present invention is not limited to this, and may be used for power supply connection or other uses.
【0012】[0012]
【発明の効果】以上説明したように、本発明によれば、
次のような効果が得られる。
As described above, according to the present invention,
The following effects can be obtained.
【0013】外部に露出する開口部7を除くジャック8
に近い全周囲を、パッキング3介設の筐体1とパッキン
グ11介設型防水壁10とにより、ジャック8を除く筐
体1内の電装部品をジャック8部分と水密的に隔離し、
かつジャック8からのコネコタ部分15を貫通部17に
おいて水密的に貫通して防水壁10背後の筐体1内に突
出させたから、これにより開口部7からジャック8内に
水液が侵入した場合、ジャック8自体の機能は失われて
も、ジャック8を包囲する防水壁10に阻止されて機器
内の他の電装部品への被水は容易かつ確実に防止され、
従ってジャック8に関連しない通常機能に支障がない関
係上、差し当り使用に供することができる。
Jack 8 excluding opening 7 exposed to the outside
With the housing 1 provided with the packing 3 and the waterproof wall 10 provided with the packing 11, the electrical components inside the housing 1 excluding the jack 8 are water-tightly isolated from the jack 8 portion around the entire periphery close to.
In addition, since the connector portion 15 from the jack 8 penetrates through the through portion 17 in a watertight manner and projects into the housing 1 behind the waterproof wall 10, when water liquid enters the jack 8 from the opening portion 7, Even if the function of the jack 8 itself is lost, it is prevented by the waterproof wall 10 surrounding the jack 8 and water is easily and surely prevented from being applied to other electric components in the device.
Therefore, it can be used for the time being because there is no hindrance to normal functions not related to the jack 8.
【0014】パッキング3とパッキング11とを一体形
成し、また環状パッキング12をパッキング3並びにパ
ッキング11と一体形成したから、これにより1個のパ
ッキングの装着のもとに複数カ所の水密機能を同時に発
揮させることができる。
Since the packing 3 and the packing 11 are integrally formed, and the annular packing 12 is formed integrally with the packing 3 and the packing 11, the watertight function at a plurality of places can be simultaneously exhibited while one packing is mounted. Can be done.
【0015】筐体1にプリント配線基板14を固定して
このプリント配線基板14にジャック8を取り付けるよ
うにすると共に、プリント配線基板14におけるコネコ
タ部分15を防水壁10におけるパッキング11により
水密状態に保持したまま貫通突出させたから、これによ
り簡単な構造のもとに導電線を水密的に容易に接続する
ことができる。
The printed wiring board 14 is fixed to the housing 1 and the jack 8 is attached to the printed wiring board 14, and the connector 15 of the printed wiring board 14 is kept watertight by the packing 11 on the waterproof wall 10. The conductive wire can be easily connected in a watertight manner with a simple structure.
【図面の簡単な説明】[Brief description of the drawings]
【図1】本発明防水装置を適用したオーダーエントリー
システム用ハンディターミナルの要部を示す部分的破断
斜面図である。
FIG. 1 is a partially broken perspective view showing a main part of a handy terminal for an order entry system to which the waterproof device of the present invention is applied.
【図2】図1の装置の部分的縦断正面図である。FIG. 2 is a partial longitudinal front view of the device of FIG. 1;
【図3】図1の装置の部分的縦断側面図である。FIG. 3 is a partial longitudinal side view of the apparatus of FIG. 1;
【図4】本発明防水装置を適用したオーダーエントリー
システム用ハンディターミナルの部分的破断正面図であ
る。
FIG. 4 is a partially broken front view of a handy terminal for an order entry system to which the waterproof device of the present invention is applied.
【図5】パッキングの斜面図である。FIG. 5 is a perspective view of packing.
【符号の説明】[Explanation of symbols]
1 筐体 1a 下部ケース 1b 上部ケース 3 パッキング 7 開口部 8 ジャック 9 蓋体 10 防水壁 11 パッキング 12 環状パッキング 14 プリント配線基板 15 コネコタ部分 16 貫通部 17 貫通部 DESCRIPTION OF SYMBOLS 1 Housing 1a Lower case 1b Upper case 3 Packing 7 Opening 8 Jack 9 Lid 10 Waterproof wall 11 Packing 12 Ring packing 14 Printed wiring board 15 Connector part 16 Penetration part 17 Penetration part

Claims (4)

    【特許請求の範囲】[Claims]
  1. 【請求項1】 下部ケース(1a)と上部ケース(1
    b)とをパッキング(3)の介装のもとに結合する防水
    型筐体(1)を設け、かつ筐体(1)には開口部(7)
    を形成してその内方にジャック(8)を付設すると共
    に、開口部(7)には蓋体(9)を嵌合する型式の電気
    機器用筐体において、下部ケース(1a)および上部ケ
    ース(1b)の内部にジャック(8)を包囲する防水壁
    (10)を形成すると共に、両防水壁(10)の対接面
    にパッキング(11)を介装し、かつ防水壁(10)お
    よびパッキング(11)にはそれぞれ貫通部(15)お
    よび(16)を設けてジャック(8)のコネコタ部分
    (15)を貫通部(17)において水密的に貫通して防
    水壁(10)背後の筐体(1)内に突出させたことを特
    徴とする電気機器用筐体における防水装置。
    1. A lower case (1a) and an upper case (1).
    b) is provided under the interposition of the packing (3), and a waterproof housing (1) is provided, and the housing (1) has an opening (7).
    And a jack (8) is provided inside thereof, and a lid (9) is fitted into the opening (7). A waterproof wall (10) surrounding the jack (8) is formed inside (1b), and a packing (11) is interposed on the facing surfaces of both waterproof walls (10), and the waterproof wall (10) and The packing (11) is provided with through portions (15) and (16), respectively, and penetrates the connector portion (15) of the jack (8) in a watertight manner at the through portion (17) to form a housing behind the waterproof wall (10). A waterproof device for a housing for electrical equipment, wherein the waterproof device is protruded into a body (1).
  2. 【請求項2】 パッキング(3)とパッキング(11)
    とを一体形成した請求項1に記載の電気機器用筐体にお
    ける防水装置。
    2. Packing (3) and packing (11)
    The waterproofing device for a housing for an electric device according to claim 1, wherein
  3. 【請求項3】 開口部(7)とジャック(8)の前端周
    側との間隙にパッキング(3)と一体形成した環状パッ
    キング(12)を介設した請求項1または請求項2に記
    載の電気機器用筐体における防水装置。
    3. The packing according to claim 1, wherein an annular packing (12) integrally formed with the packing (3) is provided in a gap between the opening (7) and a front end peripheral side of the jack (8). A waterproof device in a housing for electrical equipment.
  4. 【請求項4】 筐体(1)にプリント配線基板(14)
    を固定してこのプリント配線基板(14)にジャック
    (8)を取り付けるようにすると共に、プリント配線基
    板(14)におけるコネコタ部分(15)を貫通孔(1
    6),(17)から防水壁(10)背後の筐体(1)内
    に水密状態に突出させた請求項1ないし請求項3のいず
    れか1項に記載の電気機器用筐体における防水装置。
    4. A printed circuit board (14) mounted on a housing (1).
    And the jack (8) is attached to the printed wiring board (14), and the connector portion (15) of the printed wiring board (14) is inserted into the through hole (1).
    4. The waterproof device for a housing for electric equipment according to claim 1, wherein the waterproofing device protrudes in a watertight state from the housing (1) behind the waterproof wall (10) from (6), (17). 5. .
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