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Equipment Lid Support Device

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000051858D
Original Publication Date: 1981-Mar-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-11

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Kusel, RD Osterhoudt, KA [+details]

Abstract

A top lid for equipment, such as in a data processing system, can be held in the open position by a one-way clutch. Such a clutch allows friction-free rotation during opening or raising and a resistance to rotation during closing or lowering.