Utility Classic


The Utility Series is our most popular locking tablet holder. The shape of the Utility Series holder is designed to allow easy tablet installation and removal. The Utility Series holder is fully adjustable, allowing it to hold a variety of tablets with, or without, protective cases.
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  • Can this work for an 8" tablet???

    No it can't. These are the options we have for 8" tablets https://padholdr.com/collections/holders/8-inch-tablets If you are looking for doing several reach out to us and we might be able to get you something custom.

  • Will this work with the tablet in portrait configuration?

    It will if you use the locking bar to secure it within the holder

  • Hi guys will this fit the 10,5 iPad pro

    It will, but It will cover either the home button or the front camera. If this is something you need several of let me know and we can make a small run of holders that might bet suit your needs. sales@padholder.com

  • Will this expand to hold an iPad in an otterbox dimensions are10.69 in x 7.73 in x 1.10 in. Also, is this an all steel tablet holder? Thank you.

    Yes the iPad with the Otterbox will work in that holder, however you will need to remove the hard plastic stand that attaches to the case.

PadHoldr Utility Classic Holder

The Utility Classic is our standard open-frame, locking, holder designed for 9" to 10" tablets, including the Apple iPad Generations 1 through 6, Apple iPad Air Generation 1 and 2 and the Apple iPad Pro 9.7. The open U-shape is designed to allow quick and easy tablet installation and removal for when you need to be mobile. Slide the steel locking-bar over the installed tablet and in to the locking mechanism when you need your tablet secured. Simply insert the key and remove the locking-bar to remove the tablet from the holder. The holder is fully adjustable, allowing it to hold a variety of tablets with, or without, protective cases. The tamper-proof assembly hardware adds extra security.


Quick Removal

The U-shaped design allows for quick installation and removal of your tablet. Interchangeable tensioners keep your tablet snugly fit in the holder.

PadHoldr Utility Classic Holder Quick Removal
PadHoldr Utility Classic Holder Locking Design

Locking Design

This holder comes with a stainless steel locking bar that allows you to quickly and easily lock your iPad or tablet in the holder To remove your tablet simply insert the key, turn, and slide the locking bar out of the locking mechanism.

Universal AMPS Mounting Pattern

This holder utilizes the Automated Mounting and Positioning System (AMPS) universal mounting pattern. A four hole, rectangular, pattern that measures at 1.188" by 1.813" or 30mm by 38mm. Each hole is tapped with 8-32 threads and bolts are included with packaging.

PadHoldr Utility Classic Holder AMPS Pattern
PadHoldr Utility Classic Holder Works With Most Cases

Works With Most Cases

Through the use of spacers and adjustable tensioners, this holder is able to accommodate a wide range of tablets with, or without, cases installed. Check the specifications below to see if your holder and case combo will fit.


Compatibility Size & Material
Device Minimum Length 9.25" (235mm) Product Length 12.5" (317.5mm)
Device Maximum Length 10.82" (274.8mm) Product Height 6.25" (158.8mm)
Device Minimum Width 6.3" (160mm) Product Weight 0.8 pounds
Device Maximum Width 8.45" (214.6mm) Device Material Heavy-Duty Acrylic
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