The Joy Factory today unveiled its MagConnect series of carbon fiber mounting systems, which range from a new wheelchair mounting system to an enhanced specialty tripod mount, along with the third generation iPad compatible Valet and Tournez line. The product portfolio is designed to provide greater accessibility for tablet use at home, in auto or business environments. Here's more info on these new mounting systems for the iPad:
Charis iPad MagConnect Mount Systems for Wheelchairs and Frames -The Charis line is specially designed to provide greater iPad accessibility for wheelchair users and in healthcare applications such as hospital bed frames. The Charis mounting system securely adheres to rails 1 5/8 inches in diameter with a c-clamp, while its MagConnect design makes attaching and detaching the iPad to the object's frame convenient. The retractable arm, complemented by the ball and socket design, offers portrait or landscape viewing angles and folds for easy storage when not in use. The Charis mounting solution includes an exclusive 3-year manufacturer's warranty, along with special customization consultation, which is designed to ensure that the mount fits a user's unique requirements such as height, wheelchair dimensions, etc. The Charis iPad Mount is available at the MSRP of $179.95
Tournez Retractable Carbon Fiber iPad Wall and Clamp MagConnect Mounting Systems - The Tournez Retractable Carbon Fiber family suite is available in a variety of options suitable for iPad users at home, the office or professional trade work environments such as medical offices, schools and sales fleets. The Tournez mounting systems feature a 360-degree angle that adjusts to facilitate landscape or portrait viewing. The MagConnect design makes installation easy with a quick snap on and off functionality for wall, cabinet or flat surface applications. Tournez provides maximum versatility for iPad users in the kitchen, the garage, office and numerous other locations. The Tournez MagConnect is offered at the MSRP of $119.95 (wall/cabinet mount) or $169.95 (clamp mount).
Tournez C-Clamp iPad MagConnect Mount - The Tournez iPad holder with a carbon fiber arm and secure c-clamp easily adheres to any hard surface including a desk, bar, bookshelf, countertop or armrest regardless of shape. It is designed to allow users to work comfortably on their tablet hands free and offers limitless options for companies to leverage their iPad as an extension of their business--albeit a kiosk, interactive menu and more. The Tournez C-Clamp MagConnect Mount has a MSRP of $99.95.
Tournez Tripod/Microphone Stand-Compatible iPad MagConnect Mount - The Tournez Tripod-Compatible MagConnect Mount provides photographers or musicians maximum versatility to leverage their iPad at their studio, onstage and in the field. The lightweight MagConnect mount easily attaches an iPad to a tripod or microphone stand and is made with carbon fiber to offer sturdy support. The flexible arm, which rotates 360 degrees, offers multiple hands-free viewing angles. The Tournez Tripod/Mic-Stand MagConnect Mount is offered at the MSRP of $89.95.
Valet Carbon Fiber iPad MagConnect Auto Mounting Systems - The Valet iPad seat bolt mount and headrest MagConnect mounting system from The Joy Factory allows users to maximize navigation or entertainment features of the iPad on the go. The seat bolt mount offers front seat passenger hands-free convenience to use their iPad for navigation. The flagship Valet also offers a headrest MagConnect mount which attaches easily to the back of the front passenger or driver seat in any car, truck or SUV. Passengers can rotate their iPad in the case a full 360 degrees for optimal landscape or portrait viewing. Both mounts offer an adjustable arm to make viewing comfortable from any angle and different height options. The Valet swivels out of the way when not in use. The Valet MagConnect is available at the MSRP of $169.95 (seat bolt mount) or $89.95 (headrest mount).
All products are compatible with the iPad (3rd generation) and iPad2 and currently available for pre-orders at www.thejoyfactory.com Shipments are slated to begin through major online retailers and selected retail stores by mid August.