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KEYBOARD DOCUMENT HOLDER WITH LAMP

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000004390D
Publication Date: 2000-Nov-02
Document File: 1 page(s) / 503K

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Abstract

This article of manufacture is directed to document holders for personal computer use, and more specifically to document holders to allow a computer user to maintain stationary head position when interfacing with a computer keyboard.

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KEYBOARD DOCUMENT HOLDER WITH LAMP

This article of manufacture is directed to document holders for personal computer use, and more specifically to document holders to allow a computer user to maintain stationary head position when interfacing with a computer keyboard. Additionally, a movable document holder designed to keep out dirt and dust. In general, a personal computer keyboard document holder is described which is useful for personal computer owners who wish to maintain stationary head alignment and keep keyboard clean.

The document holder is a translucent, plastic-type material on hinged brackets to allow document holder to act as a keyboard cover to protect the keyboard from dirt, fluids, and unwanted use. Additionally the document holder includes a lamp to allow visibility of document.

Figure 1 Keyboard with document holder and lamp

Figure 1 shows a standard keyboard 110 with document holder 120 and lamp 150. Hinged bracket 140 is mounted on back plane of keyboard 110 using removable clamps. Document holder 120 is a translucent, plastic-type material attached to hinged bracket 140 using hinge pins. Document holder 120 is mounted on hinged bracket 140 in a manner as to allow movement of document holder 120 along path shown in Figure 1. Lamp 150 is a removable, battery-operated lamp attached to document holder 120 using a Velcro-type material. Document 130 is placed on document holder 120 to allow ease of visibility when interfacing with keyboard 110.