A drive-in movie in the pick-up truck

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Now here’s an idea that gives new meaning to the term “drive-in movie.”

According to the Google Patents website, Ford has filed for a patent on a “portable entertainment support system” for a pick-up truck.

Using vertical and horizontal arms mounted between the walls of the pick-up bed, a screen can be mounted at one end and a projector at the other, allowing people to view movies around the back of the vehicle.

The system could handle a screen at least 60 inches wide, if not larger.

You can view the patent application, along with drawings, here.

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