US Patent No. 10,368,460

SLIDING APPARATUS, SERVER CASING, AND ELECTRONIC DEVICE USING THE SAME


Patent No. 10,368,460
Issue Date July 30, 2019
Title Sliding Apparatus, Server Casing, And Electronic Device Using The Same
Inventorship Tzu-Cheng Yang, New Taipei (TW)
Huang-Jyun Lu, New Taipei (TW)
Chih-Min Lin, New Taipei (TW)
Assignee HONGFUJIN PRECISION ELECTRONICS(TIANJIN)CO., LTD., Tianjin (CN)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,368,460

1. A sliding apparatus comprising:a first fastening plate;
a second fastening plate parallel to the first fastening plate and mounted to the first fastening plate;
a sliding plate slidably connected to the second fastening plate and received between the first fastening plate and the second fastening plate;
a locking member comprising a first end and a second end, the second end being an end opposite to the first end; and
a latching unit mounted to the second fastening plate and moveably connected to the sliding plate;
wherein the latching unit is moveable between a latching position and a releasing position, the latching position is when the latching unit latches the sliding plate and prevent the sliding plate from sliding, and the releasing position is when the latching unit releases the sliding plate; the first end of the locking member is rotatably connected to the second fastening plate and comprising a locking portion, the second end of the locking member is connected to the sliding plate; when the sliding plate slides on the second fastening plate, the sliding plate drives the first end of the locking member to rotate through the second end of the locking member, and the first end of the locking member drives the locking portion to move between a locking position and an unlocking position;
wherein the sliding plate comprises a sliding board and a holder connected to an end of the sliding board; the sliding board defines a first sliding slot along an extending direction of the sliding board; the second fastening plate comprises a guiding member, and the guiding member is slidably received in the first sliding slot.