|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||224/403; 224/04212; 224/441; 224/450|
|발명자 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 5 인용 특허 : 10|
A wheel mount for storing and transporting a wheel, such as a spare bicycle wheel, is disclosed. The wheel mount is preferably substantially smaller that the wheel and attaches to an automobile or an automobile-mounted transportation rack. In one embodiment, the wheel mount attaches to a truck bed railing and has a slot for accepting a portion of an axle of a bicycle wheel, the slot restricting at least some movement of the bicycle wheel. In some embodiments, a cam mechanism common to many bicycle wheel axles can be engaged to further restrict movement o...
What is claimed is: 1. A bicycle wheel mount for storage of a bicycle wheel, comprising:a bicycle wheel mount portion comprising a side surface including a pair of clamping surfaces defining an engagement slot therebetween, said engagement slot defining an L-shape having an open end and a closed end, wherein said closed end is positioned below said open end when said bicycle wheel mount is installed for use, said engagement slot being capable of accepting a portion of an axle of a bicycle wheel and allowing the axle to be moved from said open end to said...