|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|§371/§102 date||20060411 (20060411)|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 6 인용 특허 : 26|
A method for forming a component (210) for a vehicle includes providing a substrate (230) that includes a relatively rigid material and providing a skin (222) adjacent at least a portion of the substrate such that a cavity is formed between the substrate and the skin. The method also includes coupling at least a portion of the skin to the substrate and introducing a material (240) into the cavity after securing at least a portion of the skin to the substrate. The skin and the material introduced into the cavity form a cushioned region for the vehicle com...
What is claimed is: 1. A trim component for a vehicle comprising: a substrate having a channel defined by a first wall and an opposite second wall, the second side wall being separated from the first wall by a base wall of the channel; a skin having a protrusion and coupled to the substrate by engagement of the protrusion with the channel, the protrusion being in direct engagement with both the first wall and the second wall of the channel; a foam material disposed between the skin and the substrate; wherein the skin and the foam material form a cushio...