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AUTOMATIC BATTERY LOCK Disclosure Number: IPCOM000007057D
Original Publication Date: 1993-Oct-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2002-Feb-21

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Joseph C. Namm


A portable radio can be damaged if the battery is removed during operation. Also, the secure keys of a secure-equipped portable radio will be lost when the battery is accidentally removed. These problems could be overcome by automatically locking the bat- tery to the radio whenever the radio is operating.