|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|국제특허분류(IPC7판)||B60R-016/04 H01M-002/00 H01M-002/02 B65D-085/00|
|미국특허분류(USC)||180/068.5; 429/163; 429/164; 206/703; D13/104|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 4 인용 특허 : 13|
A semicircular vehicle battery having a battery housing defined by a curved wall surface enclosed by a top surface and a bottom surface. The curved wall surface further defines an open center area and opposing ends. A first terminal and a second terminal are attached to the battery housing, the first and second terminals providing points of electrical connection to the battery. The battery is arranged to be mounted to a vehicle within a spare tire cavity.
1. A vehicle and battery in combination, said combination comprising:a spare wheel storage area; a spare wheel assembly removably mounted to said spare wheel storage area such that a generally circular void is defined between at least a portion of said spare wheel storage area and said spare wheel assembly; first and second battery connectors extending from said spare wheel storage area into the circular void; a semicircular battery housing defined by a continuous curved wall surface enclosed by a top surface and a bottom surface, said continuous curved ...