US Patent No. 11,071,217


Patent No. 11,071,217
Issue Date July 20, 2021
Title Device For Fastening A Plate
Inventorship Andreas Kupezki, Guetersloh (DE)

Claim of US Patent No. 11,071,217

1. A device for fastening a plate, the device comprising:a receiving structure having at least one abutment for receiving the plate and a fastener for fastening the plate,
wherein the fastener comprises at least one snap arm, which is adapted to swivel in an elastic manner about an axis that extends perpendicular to a main surface of the plate, and wherein the at least one snap arm presses the plate against the at least one abutment under pre-tension, and
wherein the receiving structure is a housing part having a bottom wall and side walls that extend from the bottom wall, wherein the at least one snap arm extends from one of the side walls, wherein the plate is positioned such that the main surface of the plate is parallel to the bottom wall and wherein the axis about which the at least one snap arm swivels is parallel to the one of the side walls.