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Location Tabs Redesigned for Strength Without Creating External Sink Marks On Moulded Decorative Finish

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000059361D
Original Publication Date: 1988-Sep-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-16

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
MacFarlane, N Yeomans, E [+details]

Abstract

The diagram illustrates the bridged location tabs of this disclosure. The bridged tabs can be used on the inside surfaces of plastic covers or panels. The bridged tabs provide the mechanical strength of a thicker tab while avoiding the creation of external sink marks on the panels or covers.