Snap-on thermoformed truck bed liner
Vehicular storage compartment and method of retrofitting a vehicle with a storage compartment
Seat assembly for a motor vehicle retractable below the vehicle floor Patent #: 5890758
ApplicationNo. 11005236 filed on 12/06/2004
US Classes:296/193.07, Floor (i.e., underframe)414/463, For rim, tire, or wheel298/1R, MISCELLANEOUS296/37.14, In or beneath floor level296/39.2, Open truck bed296/37.1, Auxiliary article compartments297/15, In floor156/309.9, With heating of lamina prior to assembly296/65.09Including hinged backrest
ExaminersPrimary: Gutman, H.
Attorney, Agent or Firm
International ClassB60R 27/00
AbstractA tub is configured for attachment to a vehicle floor to receive a collapsed vehicle seat therein. The tub is formed from a laminated sheet structure including two layers of cold rolled steel having a viscoelastic layer therebetween spanning the entirety of both steel layers. The tub body has a rim, side walls extending downward from the rim, and a bottom supported by the side walls. The tub body is approximately 10″ deep from the rim to the bottom. The laminated sheet structure has a bending rigidity between approximately 9.7 and 16.5 Nm to enable the forming of the side walls.