Patent Number: 6,170,120

Title: Notebook computer hinge

Abstract: A hinge for a notebook computer has a pivotal bearing seat with one or two springs received therein, a limit plate and a pivot, wherein the pivotal bearing is securely attached to the main body of the computer and defines a bearing hole therein with a transversal groove defined to communicate with the bearing hole to hold the springs. The pivot has one end securely attached to the screen of the computer and the other end forms a spindle with lubricating slots defined thereon. The spindle is inserted through the limit plate and into the bearing hole of the springs, whereby the screen of the notebook computer can be held at any angle with respect to the main body when open.

Inventors: Lu; Sheng-Nan (Taipei Hsien, TW)

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International Classification: E05D 11/00 (20060101); E05D 11/08 (20060101); G06F 1/16 (20060101); E05C 017/64 ()

Expiration Date: 01/09/2013