|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||361/686; 361/683; 206/701; 367/131|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 302 인용 특허 : 70|
A protective enclosure is disclosed for an interactive flat-panel control device. The protective enclosure is watertight, crush-resistant, and impact-resistant. An electrical adapter may disposed within the protective enclosure and covered with an elastomeric covering that permits a connector of the adapter to flex with respect to the lower shell of the enclosure so that the connector may easily be inserted into an interface jack of the electronic device. The elastomeric covering also provides a watertight seal that enables the protective enclosure to be...
What is claimed is: 1. A protective enclosure for a handheld electronic device having an interactive control panel comprising: an upper shell and a lower shell that are hingedly connected, said upper shell and said lower shell enclosing said handheld electronic device, said handheld electronic device being a separate unit from said protective enclosure, said handheld electronic device being insertable in and removable from said enclosure by hand, said shell being substantially submersibly watertight when closed, said enclosure having at least one hinge ...