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Graphics Puck And Tablet With Feedback

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000059055D
Original Publication Date: 1988-Apr-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-15

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Authors:
Reed, AR Kesling, DP Pickover, CA [+details]

Abstract

This disclosure deals with a means of achieving feedback to the user of a graphics puck 1 and tablet 2 using electromagnetic coils 3. It consists of an arrangement of coils in a graphics puck which are controllably attracted to a metal plate 4 in the tablet 2.