Data acquisition system with laser scanner module Patent #: 4983818
ApplicationNo. 956730 filed on 10/05/1992
US Classes:361/683, Computer related support16/422, Detachable handle235/462.47, Interchangeable scanning head or detachable handle235/472.01, Hand-held (e.g., portable)361/679, For electronic systems and devices361/731, Interchangeable361/732, Having lock or interlock361/733, Selective connections439/928MODULAR ELECTRICALLY INTERENGAGING PARTS, E.G., STOVE WITH REPLACEABLE HEATING ELEMENTS FORMED ON COUPLING PARTS
ExaminersPrimary: Donovan, Lincoln
Assistant: Phillips, Charles E.
Attorney, Agent or Firm
Foreign Patent References
International ClassesH05K 007/02
AbstractA terminal for receiving and storing information and a reader for reading information and communicating the information to the terminal. A housing is provided which has the terminal and reader integrated therein and also a battery for providing necessary power thereto. A detachable handle can be attached to the housing and includes sides which extend around the sides of the housing as well as partially extending over the top of the housing. An improved mechanism is shown for selectively locking a handle to a terminal. A holster for holding the terminal and handle is also shown. A handle with a scanner integrated therein is attachable to a terminal for receiving and storing information read by the scanner.
Field of SearchMODULAR ELECTRICALLY INTERENGAGING PARTS, E.G., STOVE WITH REPLACEABLE HEATING ELEMENTS FORMED ON COUPLING PARTS
CELL SUPPORT FOR REMOVABLE CELL
Having switch or interlock means
Having disparate support structure, e.g., eyeglass temple, etc.
For plural cells
Support or holder per se
For electronic systems and devices
Including keyboard support
Including display support
Computer related support
Input/output device support
Having lock or interlock
With locking means or device
With lock or interlock
Specific latching or retaining device