Patent Number: 6,297,950

Title: Filter assembly for a memory storage device cooler

Abstract: An air filter assembly is useful with an external hard drive, a computer housing and memory storage device housings. The air filter assembly includes a frame, an air filter, and a retainer for slidably holding the air filter in the frame. Air filter deformation may result in captured dust and particulate matter dropping from the filter. The retainer of the present invention is specially configured for preventing filter deformation and dusty messes.

Inventors: Erwin; Chris (Fremont, CA)

Assignee: InClose Design, Inc.

International Classification: B01D 46/42 (20060101); B01D 46/10 (20060101); G06F 1/18 (20060101); G06F 1/20 (20060101); G11B 33/14 (20060101); H05K 7/20 (20060101); G06F 001/16 ()

Expiration Date: 10/02/2018