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Tilt Lock Mechanism

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000099308D
Original Publication Date: 1990-Jan-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Mar-14
Document File: 2 page(s) / 42K

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Ichinomiya, H: AUTHOR [+3]

Abstract

Disclosed is a lock mechanism comprised of four base plate, swivel plate, pivot and lever. Isometric are shown in Figs. 1 and 2.

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Tilt Lock Mechanism

       Disclosed is a lock mechanism comprised of four  base
plate, swivel plate, pivot and lever.  Isometric are shown in Figs. 1
and 2.

      Referring to Fig. 3, when the lever is moved, the inner surface
pushes the head portion of the pivot.  The (A) of the bottom portion
of the pivot lifts the lock portion of the base plate and the tilt
lock is disengaged, as shown in Fig.  3.

      When the lever is moved in the opposite direction, the of the
lever forces down the lock mechanism of base plate and the tilt lock
mechanism is engaged, as in Fig. 4.  Referring 4 and 5, the downward
force of the lever the notch (B) and the projection keeps the
mechanism in locked position.