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Mounting Bracket for a Mobile Computer

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000113182D
Original Publication Date: 1994-Jul-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Mar-27
Document File: 2 page(s) / 35K

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Battiloro, G: AUTHOR [+4]

Abstract

Described is a hardware implementation to provide a mounting bracket for a tablet docking station mobile computer, as used in the trucking industry. The bracket is designed to be attached to the existing interior dashboard framwork of the truck.

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Mounting Bracket for a Mobile Computer

      Described is a hardware implementation to provide a mounting
bracket for a tablet docking station mobile computer, as used in the
trucking industry.  The bracket is designed to be attached to the
existing interior dashboard framwork of the truck.

      Fig. 1 shows an isometric view of tablet 10, docking station
11, mounting bracket 12 when attached to the existing dashboard
framework 13.  To secure docking station 11 to  mounting bracket 12,
two mounting keys are attached to the frame of docking station 11.
Fig. 2 shows a drawing of keys 14 attached to the frame of docking
station 11.  Fig. 3 shows how mating holes 15 are used to align with
the mounting keys.  Mounting keys 14 (Fig. 2) drop into mating holes
15 of mounting bracket 12.  The unit is secured with two Allen screws
16 located in mounting bracket 12 so that docking station 11 can be
held securely and can be removed from the vehicle with out removing
mounting bracket 12.