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1. (WO2007022202) ILLUMINATED TRIM ELEMENT FOR AN INSTRUMENT CLUSTER
Latest bibliographic data on file with the International Bureau   

Pub. No.:    WO/2007/022202    International Application No.:    PCT/US2006/031873
Publication Date: 22.02.2007 International Filing Date: 15.08.2006
IPC:
B60K 37/02 (2006.01), B60Q 3/04 (2006.01)
Applicants: JOHNSON CONTROLS TECHNOLOGY COMPANY [US/US]; 915 East 32nd Street, Holland, MI 49423 (US) (For All Designated States Except US).
SYFERT, Timothy, J. [US/US]; (US) (For US Only).
MEYERS, Scott, R. [US/US]; (US) (For US Only).
PYLE, Elizabeth, A. [US/US]; (US) (For US Only).
BORGESON, Timothy, J. [US/US]; (US) (For US Only).
INAGAKI, Toru [JP/US]; (US) (For US Only).
BURG, Brook, R. [US/US]; (US) (For US Only).
SCHULTZ, Steve [US/US]; (US) (For US Only).
EICH, Rodger, W. [US/US]; (US) (For US Only)
Inventors: SYFERT, Timothy, J.; (US).
MEYERS, Scott, R.; (US).
PYLE, Elizabeth, A.; (US).
BORGESON, Timothy, J.; (US).
INAGAKI, Toru; (US).
BURG, Brook, R.; (US).
SCHULTZ, Steve; (US).
EICH, Rodger, W.; (US)
Agent: DOWNING, Kristy, J.; Foley & Lardner LLP, 777 East Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53202 (US)
Priority Data:
60/708,660 16.08.2005 US
Title (EN) ILLUMINATED TRIM ELEMENT FOR AN INSTRUMENT CLUSTER
(FR) ELEMENT DE GARNITURE ECLAIRE POUR GROUPE D'INSTRUMENTS
Abstract: front page image
(EN)An instrument cluster for a passenger vehicle may comprise a trim element that may comprise a leading portion nearest a passenger area, a trailing portion furthest from the passenger area, and a light transmissive portion. The instrument cluster may comprise an applique proximate the trailing portion of the trim element and a circuit comprising at least one illumination device. The trim element may be configured so that light is transmitted from the at least one illumination device through the leading portion toward the passenger area when the at least one illumination device emits light.
(FR)Groupe d'instruments pour véhicule de tourisme, pouvant comprendre un élément de garniture qui comporte lui-même une partie avant rapprochée au maximum d'une zone réservée aux passagers, une partie arrière éloignée au maximum d'une telle zone, et une partie assurant la transmission lumineuse. Le groupe d'instruments peut comprendre une applique proche de la partie arrière de l'élément de garniture et un circuit qui comporte au moins un dispositif d'éclairage. L'élément de garniture peut avoir une configuration faisant que la lumière est transmise depuis le ou les dispositifs d'éclairage à travers la partie avant vers la zone réservée aux passagers lorsque le ou les dispositifs d'éclairage émettent de la lumière.
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African Regional Intellectual Property Organization (BW, GH, GM, KE, LS, MW, MZ, NA, SD, SL, SZ, TZ, UG, ZM, ZW)
Eurasian Patent Organization (AM, AZ, BY, KG, KZ, MD, RU, TJ, TM)
European Patent Office (AT, BE, BG, CH, CY, CZ, DE, DK, EE, ES, FI, FR, GB, GR, HU, IE, IS, IT, LT, LU, LV, MC, NL, PL, PT, RO, SE, SI, SK, TR)
African Intellectual Property Organization (BF, BJ, CF, CG, CI, CM, GA, GN, GQ, GW, ML, MR, NE, SN, TD, TG).
Publication Language: English (EN)
Filing Language: English (EN)