Patent Number: 6,241,439

Title: Luggage security arrangement in a motor vehicle cargo space

Abstract: An arrangement is provided for securing objects against a sliding in acargo space of a motor vehicle. Supporting elements are arrangedperpendicularly to the cargo space floor and can be adjusted relative tothe cargo space floor between a lifted active position and a loweredpassive position. A cargo plate extends in parallel to the cargo spacefloor and has openings which can each be penetrated by a supportingelement. The cargo plate is further developed such that the loading of thecargo space can take place in a normal manner and a securing of theobjects can be ensured during the transport. A lifting device causes arelative movement between the cargo plate and the supporting elementswhich extends perpendicularly to the cargo space floor. In a loadingposition, the ends facing the cargo space of the supporting elementssituated in their active position end flatly with the top side of thecargo plate and, in a securing position, the supporting elements, in theiractive position, extend through the opening in each case assigned to theminto the cargo space and in each case being lowerable into their passiveposition.

Inventors: Weber; Norbert (Bondorf, DE)


International Classification: B60R 7/02 (20060101); B60R 7/00 (20060101); B60P 007/08 ()

Expiration Date: 06/05/2013