Patent Number: 6,305,587

Title: Expandable computer tote

Abstract: A computer tote convertible from a hand-carried attache case to a shoulder-carried backpack. As an attache case, the computer tote may be carried by retractable handles and a convertible compartment houses a shoulder harness and a backpack compartment in a small, compact manner. The convertible compartment can be opened so that the harness and backpack compartment can be unfolded. The backpack compartment expands the size of the case so as to allow additional items to be carried therein, and the shoulder harness facilitator carrying the expanded tote on a user's back. The computer case has numerous other interior and exterior zippered compartments including a computer compartment. The computer compartment is sized for securely containing a portable computer and is lined with padded board for protecting the computer.

Inventors: Miller; Jacqueline N. (Boca Raton, FL)

Assignee: Travelpro International, Inc.

International Classification: A45F 3/04 (20060101); A45C 7/00 (20060101); G06F 1/16 (20060101); A45F 004/02 ()

Expiration Date: 10/23/2018