Patent Number: 6,253,396

Title: Adjustable collapsing cot

Abstract: An adjustable collapsing cot is disclosed which can be utilized in numerous situations including evacuations and military operations. The cot includes an outer frame member and an inner frame member which are both preferably divided into two sections and are both pivotable approximate their center point. Either section of the inner frame member can be adjusted to one or more elevation angles with respect to the outer frame member as desired by the user. A spring loaded webbing material is provided to safely support and cradle the user. Preferably, a mattress is provided and is disposed on top of the spring loaded webbing. One or more restraint belts can be provided to safely secure the user while he or she is utilizing the cot. Several accessories items, including an intervenes pole, message flag and miscellaneous item bag/compartment can be provided and attached to the cot. When it is desired to move the cot, the cot can be folded into an easily transportable configuration.

Inventors: Weston; Michael Munro (Miami Shores, FL)


International Classification: A47C 20/04 (20060101); A47C 19/12 (20060101); A47C 20/00 (20060101); A47C 19/00 (20060101); A61G 7/00 (20060101); A61G 007/10 ()

Expiration Date: 07/03/2018