US 9,810,253 B2
Clip lock fasteners and fastening system
Fred Koelling, Foster City, CA (US); Bryan Koelling, Carmel Valley, CA (US); and Daniel Savage, San Mateo, CA (US)
Assigned to Lockdowel, Inc., Fremont, CA (US)
Filed by Lockdowel, Inc., Fremont, CA (US)
Filed on Jul. 20, 2016, as Appl. No. 15/215,508.
Claims priority of provisional application 62/194,794, filed on Jul. 20, 2015.
Claims priority of provisional application 62/245,211, filed on Oct. 22, 2015.
Prior Publication US 2017/0023041 A1, Jan. 26, 2017
Int. Cl. F16B 12/22 (2006.01); F16B 12/20 (2006.01); A47B 47/04 (2006.01); F16B 12/24 (2006.01); F16B 12/26 (2006.01)
CPC F16B 12/20 (2013.01) [A47B 47/04 (2013.01); F16B 12/22 (2013.01); F16B 12/24 (2013.01); F16B 12/26 (2013.01)] 16 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A fastener comprising:
a body having a first surface opposing a parallel second surface along a vertical axis, a distal first face opposing a parallel distal second face along a horizontal axis, the first and second faces perpendicular to the first and second surfaces, each of the first and second surfaces terminating integrally at a first end member and an opposing second end member of the body;
a center support section located between the first end member and the second end member;
at least a first pair of compressible clips formed on the center support section, wherein one clip protrudes continuously away from the first surface and an opposing clip protrudes continuously away from the second surface, and the at least first pair of compressible clips located an equal distance away from the first face.