|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|국제특허분류(IPC7판)||A45C-005/14 A45C-007/00 A45C-013/04|
|미국특허분류(USC)||190/18A ; 190/107 ; 190/122 ; 206/2871|
|발명자 / 주소|
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 14 인용 특허 : 0|
An improved luggage bag includes an internal rigidifying frame which can be actuated quickly and easily to shift the luggage bag between relatively rigid and relative flexible states. The internal frame comprises tension cables threaded through an interlocking succession of lock segments or links, in combination with an externally mounted actuator handle movable to apply tension to the cable and thereby draw the lock segments into an interlocking, relatively rigid configuration. Alternately, the actuator handle is movable to relax the cable tension and t...
A luggage bag, comprising: a substantially flexible bag adapted to receive and contain personal items; a rigidifying frame connected to the interior of said bag and including means movable between a relatively rigid state to place the bag in a substantially rigid configuration, and a relatively flexible state to place the bag in a relatively soft and deformable configuration; said rigidifying frame comprising at least one elongated frame element connected to said bag at spaced positions, said frame element being deployable in the substantially rigid conf...