US 10,925,178 B2
Avionic sliding rack
Julien Tanguay, Montreal (CA); and Mark Tentinger, Fort Worth, TX (US)
Assigned to Bell Helicopter Textron Inc., Fort Worth, TX (US)
Filed by Bell Helicopter Textron Inc., Fort Worth, TX (US)
Filed on Apr. 4, 2019, as Appl. No. 16/374,967.
Prior Publication US 2020/0323096 A1, Oct. 8, 2020
Int. Cl. H05K 7/14 (2006.01); B64D 43/00 (2006.01); H05K 7/18 (2006.01)
CPC H05K 7/1412 (2013.01) [B64D 43/00 (2013.01); H05K 7/18 (2013.01)] 20 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A mounting rail system for a console of an aircraft, the mounting rail system comprising:
a mounting rail comprising:
a plurality of holes configured to receive fasteners; and
a track comprising two beveled faces, wherein the track opens substantially perpendicularly to the plurality of holes;
a pyramidal nut configured to fit within the track and comprising two beveled faces that align with the two beveled faces of the track; and
a mounting bracket configured to be secured to the mounting rail via a fastener that attaches to the pyramidal nut substantially perpendicularly to the plurality of holes.