US 11,052,870 B2
Switch assembly for vehicle seat belt buckle
Gregory Bunin, Lake Zurich, IL (US)
Assigned to CTS Corporation
Filed by CTS Corporation, Lisle, IL (US)
Filed on Sep. 23, 2020, as Appl. No. 17/29,565.
Application 17/029,565 is a continuation of application No. 16/032,230, filed on Jul. 11, 2018, granted, now 10,787,150.
Prior Publication US 2021/0001803 A1, Jan. 7, 2021
This patent is subject to a terminal disclaimer.
Int. Cl. B60R 22/48 (2006.01); B60R 21/015 (2006.01); G01D 5/14 (2006.01); G01D 11/24 (2006.01)
CPC B60R 22/48 (2013.01) [B60R 21/01532 (2014.10); G01D 5/145 (2013.01); G01D 11/245 (2013.01); B60R 21/01546 (2014.10); B60R 2022/4816 (2013.01)] 11 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A switch assembly comprising:
a switch housing defining a longitudinal axis and an interior;
a cable extending into the interior of the switch housing; and
a sensor located in the interior of the switch housing in an angled relationship relative to the longitudinal axis of the switch housing and coupled to the cable.