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Magnetic Keyboard Actuator

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000049600D
Original Publication Date: 1982-Jun-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-09

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Aaron, RT Cassada, TA Kightlinger, DA Landers, DL Nassimbene, EG [+details]

Abstract

A magnetic keyboard actuator is utilized to produce a reliable keyboard having simple scanning electronics, the keyboard further providing tactile feedback to the operator indicating key operation.