US Patent No. 11,071,229

AIR SHROUD WITH AN AUTOMATICALLY ADJUSTABLE AIR BAFFLE FOR AN INFORMATION HANDLING SYSTEM


Patent No. 11,071,229
Issue Date July 20, 2021
Title Air Shroud With An Automatically Adjustable Air Baffle For An Information Handling System
Inventorship White Yi-Pai Chu, Taoyuan (TW)
Eric Shih Huai Cho, Linkou District (TW)
Assignee Dell Products L.P., Round Rock, TX (US)

Claim of US Patent No. 11,071,229


1. An air shroud comprising:a main portion to be placed in physical communication over one or more cooling fans of an information handling system;
an extension portion extending from the main portion;
a first spring in physical communication with the extension portion; and
a first adjustable air baffle in physical communication with the extension portion, the first adjustable air baffle having a plurality of sections including a top section and a bottom section, the first spring extends from the bottom section to the extension portion through an inside of the top section, the first adjustable air baffle biased toward an extended position by the first spring, the first adjustable air baffle to transition from the extended position to a collapsed position in response to a force exerted on the first adjustable air baffle by a first memory module of the information handling system when the first memory module is located within a first memory slot of the information handling system while the main portion is in physical communication with the one or more cooling fans, wherein the first memory slot is adjacent to and on a first side of a processor of the information handling system.