CAUTION: When ordering from a China vendor replacement parts are either difficult to get and very expensive to ship at your expense.
The Mantis Support Arm is a unique pedestal stand that can configure itself into hundreds of viewing positions, inclines and angles. From as low as ground level up to 52" in height. The Mantis's flexibility is due to its three-sectioned pedestal with locking hinge joints that create the multiple configurations.
The Mantis Support Arm has four base legs that provide secure stability. The unit comes in a rigid plastic carrying case for ease of transport and is equipped with an Aluminum mouse pad measuring 7 inches by 7-1/2 inches.
The Mantis Support Arm can support weights up to 40 lbs. depending on the severity of the angle and degree of articulation. The Mantis can be used as an off-the-lap notebook platform when sitting on the floor, easy chair or sofa. It can also extend vertically 52 inches when used as a speaker's lectern making a standing presentation.
This is the most versatile pedestal stand that can cantilever over ones bed or over ones desk or over a kitchen counter. It has an incredible number of uses limited only by your imagination. Watch a movie while in bed or lounging in your favorite recliner or luxuriating in a warm bath. . . . . why not?
The Mantis Notebook Arm is made of Aluminum with long lasting chrome-plated steel hinge joints and gears. Each pedestal section is 16" long between the hinges. The two front base legs are 23-3/8" long while the rear base legs are 6-3/4" long. The unit weighs 7.5 lbs. and requires some minor assembly. The four base legs need to be screwed into the base knuckle.
IMPORTANT NOTE: Heavy-handed typists or gamers will experience some slight wobbling or movement.