US 9,809,141 B2
Storage compartment comprising a foldable holder element
Chetan Jain, Waked Pune (IN); and Atul Aglawe, Dhanori Pune (IN)
Assigned to Faurecia Interior Systems India PVT. Ltd., Bhosari, Pune, Maharashtra State (IN)
Filed by FAURECIA INTERIOR SYSTEMS INDIA PVT. LTD., Pune, Maharashtra State (IN)
Filed on Oct. 13, 2016, as Appl. No. 15/293,130.
Claims priority of application No. 3872/MUM/2015 (IN), filed on Oct. 13, 2015.
Prior Publication US 2017/0101044 A1, Apr. 13, 2017
Int. Cl. B60N 3/10 (2006.01); B60R 7/04 (2006.01)
CPC B60N 3/102 (2013.01) [B60N 3/108 (2013.01); B60R 7/04 (2013.01)] 11 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A storage compartment for a vehicle comprising a storage volume delimited by at least a first wall and a second wall extending opposite the first wall, said first wall comprising a recess opening towards the storage volume, the storage compartment comprising a holder element comprising a frame, delimiting an opening for the reception of an object to be held by the holder element, and a locking element, said holder element being articulated on the first wall, wherein the holder element is movable in rotation between a retracted position, wherein the frame extends in the recess of the first wall and does not extend in the storage volume, and a deployed position, wherein the frame extends in the storage volume and the locking element cooperates with a locking surface of the second wall such that the opening of the holder element extends across the storage volume.