05689400 is referenced by 59 patents and cites 35 patents.

A portable computer of compact construction includes a base unit including a lower housing unit containing a PC board and an upper housing provided with an upwardly projecting hollow ridge extending across the rear upper edge of the upper housing. A panel, including an array of expansion connectors exposed through a rear opening in the lower housing unit and wired to the PC board, provides support for a holder of components, such as a speaker, LED indicators, etc., accommodated in the hollow ridge. Gaps in the hollow ridge are adapted for hinge-mounting an LCD, with LCD cabling passing through a channel in the hollow ridge en route to the PCB board.

Title
Portable electronic apparatus including space-saving component mounting features
Application Number
8/434668
Publication Number
5689400
Application Date
May 4, 1995
Publication Date
November 18, 1997
Inventor
Hajime Gushiken
Tokyo
JP
Keizo Ohgami
Tokyo
JP
Agent
Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner L
Assignee
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba
JP
IPC
H05K 5/00
G06F 1/16
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