US Patent No. 10,172,251

FASTENING STRUCTURE, ELECTRONIC ASSEMBLY AND OPERATING METHOD OF FASTENING STRUCTURE


Patent No. 10,172,251
Issue Date January 01, 2019
Title Fastening Structure, Electronic Assembly And Operating Method Of Fastening Structure
Inventorship Tung-Ping Lee, New Taipei (TW)
Yu-Ling Kuo, New Taipei (TW)
Assignee Wistron Corporation, New Taipei (TW)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,172,251

1. A fastening structure, configured to detachably assemble a connector to an object, wherein the fastening structure comprises:a base pillar, assembled to the object;
a top pillar; and
a pair of elastic arms, respectively connected between the base pillar and the top pillar, wherein a gap is provided between the pair of elastic arms, the top pillar is adapted to stretch or to compress the pair of elastic arms when an external force is exerted, so as to reduce or to expand the gap, when the pair of elastic arms are stretched and the gap is reduced, the top pillar and the pair of elastic arms are adapted to pass through a through hole of the connector to make the connector contact the base pillar, and after the external force is removed, the gap between the pair of elastic arms is restored to fasten the connector between the pair of elastic arms and the base pillar in a floating state.