Resources Contact Us Home
Browse by: INVENTOR PATENT HOLDER PATENT NUMBER DATE
 
 
Releasable disk drive for electronic devices










Image Number 4 for United States Patent #6185103.

A removable, EMI-shielding hard disk drive module for a notebook computer is pivotally insertable into the computer through an opening in the computer's base plate. Connectors fixedly mounted on the module and computer, respectively, mate when the module is fully inserted. A pin on the module cooperates with a movable cam on the computer to automatically lock the module in position when it is fully inserted, and to positively but smoothly disengage the connectors when the lock is released for removal of the module. To facilitate removal, the cam may lightly hold the module, after the connectors are disengaged, in a position where the module is easy to grasp and remove.








 
 
  Recently Added Patents
Bid optimization in search engine marketing
Mono-body defibrillation probe
Methods and systems for representing missed approach information in perspective view on a cockpit display
Controller for flexible and extensible flow processing in software-defined networks
Changing sound alerts during a messaging session
Organic electroluminescence element
Ultrathin fluid-absorbent cores
  Randomly Featured Patents
Remote power cost display system
Lever resistance selection mechanism for strength training
Reproduction data recording methods
Pigmented inks for ink jet printers
Method and apparatus for balancing a wheel of a vehicle or the like
Semiconductor integrated circuit for processing audio and video signals
Reliable particle removal following a process chamber wet clean
Azo dyes for thermal transfer printing
Methods of tank construction
LED light source and image reading apparatus