US 9,809,175 B2
Vehicle mounting system
Bruce Jonik, Canton, MI (US); Stephen Telesco, Dexter, MI (US); Nick Rose, Ann Arbor, MI (US); and Tom Muday, Scottsdale, AZ (US)
Assigned to Havis, Inc., Warminster, PA (US)
Filed by Havis, Inc., Warminster, PA (US)
Filed on Jun. 30, 2015, as Appl. No. 14/755,354.
Prior Publication US 2017/0001576 A1, Jan. 5, 2017
Int. Cl. B60R 11/00 (2006.01); F16M 11/04 (2006.01); B60R 11/02 (2006.01)
CPC B60R 11/0241 (2013.01) [B60R 2011/0071 (2013.01); B60R 2011/0078 (2013.01); F16M 11/041 (2013.01)] 19 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
1. An apparatus for mounting an object within a vehicle comprising:
a base;
a neck extending from the base, the neck having a length that is adjustable relative to the base;
a pair of legs extending from the base in substantially a same plane as the neck, each leg having a holding portion configured to hold the object, the pair of legs rotatable relative to the base such that rotation of one leg causes rotation of the other leg; and
a clamping knob coupled to the base, the clamping knob movable between a clamped position in which the neck and legs are held in place relative to the base, and an unclamped position in which the length of the neck is freely adjustable relative to the base and the legs are freely rotatable relative to the base.