The CR1 for sit-down use.

The CR1 insTand

This is the best laptop stand you can buy.  Originally developed for intensive daily use in the court reporting profession, it is now available to the general public. Highly portable, very stable, yet extremely durable.


  • Model CR1 adjusts from 14" to 31" high.

  • Sets up in seconds

  • Durable construction - designed for years of daily use.

  • Folds really small  - like a small umbrella. Fits in most laptop cases...folds to 2" x 13"

  • Ultra-light tripod weighs just 22 oz.

  • Sturdy enough to support your laptop comfortably.

  • Anodized aircraft-quality aluminum tripod 

  • Easily and quickly adjusted for maximum comfort.

  • Includes tripod, standard 11" x 13" tray, and carry bag.

OK - the obvious question.
What keeps the laptop on the stand?

Lifetime Warranty!
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  • 30-day money-back satisfaction guarantee.

  • Can be easily customized.

"As soon as the package arrived in my office, I was impressed with your presentation. Once I unpacked and assembled the parts, I was far more impressed....I know durable, practical design and construction when I see it. The consistent level of quality is admirable, when so many companies are cutting corners on materials and quality. You are to be commended. Thanks for doing such a good job..."

Vince Pitelka
Appalachian Center for Craft
Tennessee Technological University         (unsolicited)


Adjustable height plus patented tilt mechanism for comfort.
Model CR1 is for use while sitting. .


Options and accessories are available

"I have had an Instand CR-3 for over three years. I have found it all that is advertised to be, and more. My use of your stand has also generated sales at a number of client sites as well. I say this because it is truly a quality product that is recognized as such by nearly everyone who sees it".         (unsolicited)

adjustable tilt for comfort

Click to compare CR1, CR3, and CR5 tripods

  • infinitely adjustable. 

  • keyboard angle is easily adjusted to one of 4 positions.

  • all adjustments are easy and instant.


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Patented device lets you tilt the keyboard to one of 4 positions while bringing the computer toward your lap for extra comfort.

All insTands include a sturdy tripod, a high-tech 11 x 13 tray (fits all laptops) and a leatherette carry bag.



     options and accessories are available at the bottom of the preceeding page   

Lightweight tripod folds small - like a folding umbrella. Ultra-thin tray fits into computer case with computer. Gives computer full, stable support.

Accessories available

Can be customized

Lifetime Warranty!
(click for details)
This  insTand carries a lifetime warranty against manufacturer's defects, in addition to our 30-day money-back satisfaction guarantee.