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DRAWER SLIDE DETENT Disclosure Number: IPCOM000025134D
Original Publication Date: 1983-Oct-31
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-Apr-04

Publishing Venue

Xerox Disclosure Journal


A paper supply drawer latch assembly includes a detent mechanism within the drawer slide that is easily tooled in a die. The assembly has a pem nut pressed in a punched hole which results in a Vlier ball spring action working with a mating hole when the paper supply drawer is manipulated.