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Discharging the Electrostatic Potential of a Keyboard Operator Through the Spacebar

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000035102D
Original Publication Date: 1989-Jun-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Jan-28

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Abell, WA Murphy, RD Vough, GD [+details]

Abstract

Disclosed are methods for discharging a keyboard operator by contact with a spacebar which is molded of a conductive plastic. This is a high usage key, which insures that most operators will contact it frequently. (Image Omitted)