Patent Number: 6,308,394

Title: Method of mounting a motherboard to a chassis

Abstract: Disclosed is a method of removably mounting a planar electrical component,such as a computer motherboard, to a chassis. The method comprisespositioning a first fastener of a mounting device adjacent a mounting slotin the chassis, inserting the first fastener of the mounting devicethrough the mounting slot in the chassis, releasing the mounting device sothat the first fastener clamps onto the chassis through the mounting slot,positioning a second fastener of the mounting device adjacent a mountinghole on the planar electrical component, and inserting the second fastenerof the mounting device into the mounting hole until the second fastenerclamps onto the planar electrical component through the mounting hole.

Inventors: Boe; Craig L. (Nampa, ID)


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Expiration Date: 10/32013