US Patent No. 10,772,243

DISPLAY SYSTEM


Patent No. 10,772,243
Issue Date September 08, 2020
Title Display System
Inventorship Nick Lee, Janesville, WI (US)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,772,243

1. An outdoor display mounting apparatus comprising:an upright tower for supporting a display housing adapted to receive an electrically powered and electronically controlled display;
said tower having a tower width, a tower depth and a tower height;
said housing having a housing width, a housing depth and a housing height;
said tower width being less than said housing width and said tower height being greater than said housing height;
said tower width being greater than said tower depth and said housing width being greater than said housing depth;
said tower having a forward surface and a rear surface, and left and right side surfaces interconnecting said forward surface and a rear surface, left and right side edges defining said interconnection;
said surfaces defining a chamber;
said chamber being adapted to contain a computer adapted to control said display;
said chamber being adapted to contain a power supply adapted to power said display;
said computer and power supply creating a heat source;
said rear surface being formed and arranged to define at least one aperture;
closure for said at least one aperture being formed and arranged to define a top vent and a bottom vent;
said rear surface defining a plane;
said top vent and bottom vent being oriented one vertically above the other in the same plane;
said chamber being adapted to contain a fan to move cooling air so as to transmit heat from said computer and power supply exterior to said chamber;
said cooling air traveling on a first path passing generally horizontally after passing through said bottom vent, a second path generally vertically past said heat source, and a third path generally horizontally to exit said top vent;
said computer being located between said top vent and said bottom vent so that said cooling air passes said computer;
said flow direction being substantially limited to said first path, second path and third path and alternative paths being substantially limited;
said display mounting apparatus further comprising a second computer mounted within the tower between the first vent and the second vent; and a second large format display coupled to a mounting arm and receiving signals from the second computer.