ApplicationNo. 266887 filed on 11/03/1988
US Classes:362/459, SUPPORTED BY VEHICLE STRUCTURE (E.G., ESPECIALLY ADAPTED FOR VEHICLE)250/462.1, Self-luminous article362/84, LIGHT SOURCE OR LIGHT SOURCE SUPPORT AND LUMINESCENT MATERIAL362/500, Wheel spindle, axle, or hub cap362/501, Door or door handle428/11, Ball, bell, or star-shaped428/31, VEHICLE BODY ORNAMENT428/690Fluroescent, phosphorescent, or luminescent layer
ExaminersPrimary: Husar, Stephen F.
Attorney, Agent or Firm
International ClassB60Q 001/00
AbstractA phosphorescent vehicle part identification accessory comprising an article of molded plastic having formed therewith a phosphorescent compound adapted for glowing for a period of time following exposure to light energy. The phosphorescent article is secured to the vehicle in a location thereon for receiving illumination from other vehicles and external light sources and providing a decaying glow therefrom. The phosphorescent article may comprise a vehicle wheel valve stem cap, a strip, or a tab adapted for positioning about a vehicle keyhole.