Patent Number: 6,305,539

Title: Shipping and storage container for laptop computers

Abstract: Shipping and storage container for laptop computers which generally includes a one (1) piece exterior portion, preferably fabricated from corrugated cardboard, an inner protective base insert and an inner protective cover insert, both of the protective inserts preferably being fabricated from a material which provides cushioning and protection, most preferably a protective foam type material. The one (1) piece outer container is preferably fabricated from a die cut blank of corrugated cardboard and includes a cover "flap" portion which has a horizontally extending score line located in an intermediate portion of the cover "flap" to allow the cover "flap" to be folded over against itself and retained between the inner protective base insert and the interior back surface of the exterior portion to retain the cover "flap" portion out of the way and allow the shipping and storage container for laptop computers to be used as a base to support the laptop computer positioned therein during test, maintenance and repair procedures.

Inventors: Sanders, Jr.; C. W. (Cincinnati, OH)

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International Classification: B65D 81/107 (20060101); B65D 81/113 (20060101); B65D 5/66 (20060101); B65D 5/64 (20060101); B65D 85/38 (20060101); B65D 085/00 ()

Expiration Date: 10/23/2018