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1. (WO1998040632) A SUPPORT DEVICE

Pub. No.:    WO/1998/040632    International Application No.:    PCT/GB1998/000717
Publication Date: 17-sep-1998 International Filing Date: 10-mar-1998
IPC: A47B 45/00
A47B 96/14
A47H 1/022
Applicants: JAMES, Alec, Campbell
Inventors: JAMES, Alec, Campbell
A support device (11) positionable to span a gap between two facing surfaces, comprises a body (12, 13, 14) having two opposite ends (16, 17) and a surface-contacting foot member (18, 19) carried at one said end and linked to the body (12, 13, 14) by interconnection means (44, 45; 47, 48) acting to convert a relative displacement between the body (12, 13, 14) and the foot member (18, 19) in a direction transverse a line joining the ends into a relative displacement between the body and the foot member in a direction parallel to the line joining the ends. The body (12, 13, 14) may be a rod, such as a curtain pole, a shelf or any other rigid structure capable of spanning two facing surfaces.