|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||293/102 ; 293/154 ; 280/4712 ; 280/4726|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 9 인용 특허 : 1|
A trailer is provided with a bumper assembly which protects the rear end of the trailer and which can support the trailer in an upright position. The bumper assembly includes a pair of generally U-shaped bumpers or skid bars. The lower end of each bumper is attached to the frame or chassis of the trailer, and the upper end of each bumper is attached to a connecting plate which extends between the bumpers. The connecting plate includes an L-shaped angle portion which engages a reinforcing tube which is attached to the top of the trailer.
In a trailer including a body having a side wall and a shaped upper rim along the upper edge portion of the side wall and reinforcing means attached to the upper rim, a bumper assembly including a pair of spaced-apart bumpers extending outwardly from the side wall, each of the bumpers having an upper end connected to a connecting plate extending between the bumpers, the connecting plate engaging the reinforcing means.