Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Screen reader users: click this link for accessible mode. Accessible mode has the same essential features but works better with your reader.

Patents

  1. Advanced Patent Search
Publication numberUS1412935 A
Publication typeGrant
Publication dateApr 18, 1922
Filing dateAug 25, 1921
Priority dateAug 25, 1921
Publication numberUS 1412935 A, US 1412935A, US-A-1412935, US1412935 A, US1412935A
InventorsGreenebaum Samuel
Original AssigneeGreenebaum Samuel
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Baby-carriage screen
US 1412935 A
Images(2)
Previous page
Next page
Description  (OCR text may contain errors)

"s. GREENEBAUM.

BABY CARRIAGE SCREEN.

APPLICATION FILED Aue.25. 1921.

1, 11 2,935. Patehfed Apr. 18, 1922.

2 SHEETS-SHEET 1.

amen/ 3oz Samuel Greezzebaam Mama go S. GREENEBAU M.

BABY CARRIAGE SCREEN.

APPLICATION FILED Aue.2s. 1921.

Patented Apr. 18, 1922.

2 SHEETS-SHEET 2.

Equal} reer cri ics".

SAItEUEL GREENEBAUM, OF KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI,

BABY-CARRIAGE SCREEN.

1,4'Ll2fi35. 1 ilpecificaticn of Letters Patent.

Application filed August 25, 1921.

be a full, clear, and exact description ol the invention, such as will enable others skilled in the art to which it appertains to make and use the same.

My invention relates to improvements in screen attachments forbaby carriages and has for its objectto provide an extremely simple, yet a highly eliicient and durable device of this character which may be readily attached and dctach d, opened or closed at will, and manipulated in mimerous ways without interfering with the swinging of the carriage top from one end of the body toward the other.

With the foregoing in view. the invention resides in the novel subject matter hereinafter described and claimed, the descriptive matter being supplemented by the accord panying drawings.

Figure 1 is'a side elevation partly broken away and in section, showing the application of my invention to a baby carriage.

Figure 2 is a vertical longitudinal sectional view.

Figure 3 is a vertical transverse sectional View as indicated by line 33 of Fig. 1.

Figure 4 is an end'view looking in the direction indicated by the arrow i of l? Figure 5 is a horizontal. sectional view on line 55 of Fig. 2.

In the drawings above briefly described, the numeral 1 designates a well known form of baby carriage body having a top 2 which is pivoted at 3 to central. brackets 4. so that it may be swung to any number o'l positions between the ends of the body. The brackets 4 are in the form of open frames and I uti-- lize said brackets in attaching to the carriage.

The numeral 5 designates a base frame which is shaped to correspond to the contour of the upper edge or rim of the body 1 and it will be understood that the shape or said "frame may vary in any desired manner, according to the style carriage on which it is to be used. The frame is preferably of channel form as seen clearly in Figs. 2 and 3 and said frame is here shown as provided with a lining 6 of felt or any other suitable my invention Patented Apr-.18, 1922. Serial No. 495,326.

material, thus preventing injury to the body.

The entire screen is mounted on the base frame 5 and the latter is detachably secured to the body 1 in a novel manner.

The numerals 7 designate a pair of spring arms, both of which are preferably formed from a single length of resilient wire as shown, said arms being secured at their upper ends to the frame 5 while their lower ends are adapted for passage through the brackets 4, said ends being shaped to form shoulders 8 which engage the brackets and prevent removal of the arms until they are sprung toward each other. One pair of the arms 7 is located at each side of the frame 5 and since they engage the central brackets 4, the frame 5 is effectively secured at central points to the body 1 and cannot be dislocated thereon b y the child Within the -:=arriage, the channeled formation of the frame being of course instrumental also in securing it in place.

The screen is of arched formation and preferably consists of relatively fixed and movable sections 9 and 10 respectively, both 01? segmental form and so associated that the section 10 telescopes with the section 9 when it is opened to any extent. The meeting edges of the sections 9 and 10 are provided with suitable bows 11 which may Well have co-acting flanges 12 to form an insecttight seal when the sections are in closed position as shown in Fig. 2. The bow of the movable section 10 is pivotally mounted inany suitable way as indicated at l?) and any adequate means such as the spring catches 14;, may be employed for holding this section in lowered position. Both sections are provided at suitable intervals with arcuate brace bars 15 and the catches 14 may well co-act with a transverse bar 16 secured to certain of the braces 15, said bar 16 being here shown equipped with a handle 17 for raising and lowering movable section 10.

By providing a construction such as that shown or the equivalent thereof, it may be seen that the device may be quickly and easily attached or detached, that the movable section lOmaybe raised or loweredto any desired extent, that when the screen is completely closed, it is impossible for flies,mosquitoes and the like to annoy the occupant of the carriage, and that regardless of the relative positions of the sections 9 and 10, their peripheral curvature is approximately concentric with and spaced inwardly from the are on which the top 2 travels. Thus, the top may be ad justed at Will, regardless of the position to which the movable screen section 10 has been moved.

Since excellent results may be obtained from the details disclosed, these details may be followed if desired. It is to be understood, however, that Within the scope of the invention as claimed numerous changes may be resorted to.

I claim:

1. AlOalOy carriage screen comprising a continuous base frame shaped to conform to and adapted to rest on upper edge of a carriage'body, the lower side of said'frame being channelled to receive the edge of the body and hold the same in proper shape, means for detachably connecting said frame with the body and an arched screen formed of relatively movable sections mounted on said frame.

2. A baby carriage screen comprising a base frame'shaped to conform to and adapted to rest on the upper edge of a carriage body, an arched screen mounted on said the usual supporting brackets of the carriage top and secure said frame detachably in place.

3. A baby carriage screen comprising a base frame shaped to conform to and adapted to rest onthe upper edge of a carriage body, an arched screen mounted on said frame and a pair of spring arms carried by each side of said frame to engage the supporting brackets of the carriage top and secure said frame-detachably in place.

4:. A baby carriage screen comprising a base frame shaped to conform to and adapted to rest on the upper edge of a carriage body, an arched screen mounted on said frame, and latches depending from opposite sides of said frame toengage the usual supporting brackets of the carriage top and secure said frame detachably in place.

In testimony whereof I have hereunto set my hand.

sAMUEL GREENEBAUM.

Referenced by
Citing PatentFiling datePublication dateApplicantTitle
US3000376 *Apr 23, 1957Sep 19, 1961O E M CorpIncubators for infants
US5188380 *Aug 13, 1991Feb 23, 1993Tucek Kevin BGeneral utility child seat apparatus
US5244443 *Feb 18, 1992Sep 14, 1993Diego CerdaBaby walker safety barrier
US5730490 *Oct 18, 1996Mar 24, 1998Mortenson; Kristin M.Handle supported cover for infant car seat carrier
US6039393 *Apr 15, 1998Mar 21, 2000Roh; Warren E.Protective cover for baby seats
US6192535Oct 19, 1999Feb 27, 2001Graco Children's Products Inc.Storage unit and canopy for a folding play yard with a bassinet
US6517153Mar 2, 2001Feb 11, 2003Marvelee BrewerAll weather protective infant carrier cover/activity center
US6584937 *Mar 22, 2002Jul 1, 2003Nancy L. LudolphPet transport system
US6594840Jun 22, 2001Jul 22, 2003Cosco Management, Inc.Baby bouncer/bassinet
US7090242 *Jun 18, 2004Aug 15, 2006Tarrin Jamil SheinallPet stroller assembly
US7118173 *Apr 26, 2005Oct 10, 2006Aprica Ikujikenkyukai Aprica Kassai KabushikikaishaBaby-care implement provided with hood
US7150499Jun 15, 2005Dec 19, 20066134548 Canada Inc.Collapsible cover for seating unit
US7712437 *Sep 18, 2006May 11, 2010Launchlab, Inc.Mobile pet bed/carrier
US7891732 *May 7, 2007Feb 22, 2011Orbit Baby, Inc.Extendable sunshade for child car seat
US8127715 *Apr 29, 2010Mar 6, 2012Michael LeungMobile pet bed/carrier
US8347815 *Jan 29, 2012Jan 8, 2013Michael LeungMobile pet bed/carrier
US8534751 *Sep 27, 2010Sep 17, 2013Orbit Baby, Inc.Extendable sunshade for child car seat
US20120125265 *Jan 29, 2012May 24, 2012Michael LeungMobile Pet Bed/Carrier
EP1923293A1 *Feb 16, 2007May 21, 2008ILinko LtdCanopy and baby stroller containing the same
Classifications
U.S. Classification5/416, 135/906, 5/99.1, 296/110, 296/77.1, 160/132, D12/128
International ClassificationB62B9/14
Cooperative ClassificationB62B9/14, Y10S135/906
European ClassificationB62B9/14