US 10,172,252 B1
Information handling system having an ergonomic plunger for a server planar board
Yu-Lin Chen, Taipei (TW); Liang-Chun Ma, Taipei (TW); and Chun-Cheng Lin, Taipei (TW)
Assigned to DELL PRODUCTS, LP, Round Rock, TX (US)
Filed by DELL PRODUCTS, LP, Round Rock, TX (US)
Filed on Sep. 25, 2017, as Appl. No. 15/714,655.
Int. Cl. F16B 5/02 (2006.01); H05K 7/14 (2006.01)
CPC H05K 7/1487 (2013.01) [F16B 5/0208 (2013.01)] 17 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A plunger to secure a server planar board within an information handling system, the plunger comprising:
a nut;
a body in physical contact with the nut, the nut to tighten toward the body and hold the server planar board between the nut and the body,
a rod to securely hold the server planar board within the information handling system in response to the plunger being in a locked position, and to enable the server planar board to be removed from within the information handling system in response to the plunger being in an unlocked position; and
a cap in physical contact with the body and with the rod, the cap including a handle to provide a surface for a force to be exerted to cause the plunger to move from the locked position to the unlocked position, wherein the handle extends a specific distance from a top surface of the cap at which point the handle extends at a ninety degree angle to provide a user with a surface to exert an upward force on the cap to move the plunger from the locked position to the unlocked position.