Patent Number: 6,253,401

Title: Air mattress system

Abstract: An air mattress system includes a plurality of inflatable air chambers operatively connected to form an air mattress, a reversible air pump operatively connected to the air chambers, and a manually operable control operatively connected to the air pump for controlling the operation of the air pump. The manually operable control has at least a first setting for operating the air pump in a first direction for inflating the air chambers and at least a second setting for operating the air pump in a second direction for deflating the air chambers. Preferably, at least one inflatable air chamber is disposed below the plurality of air chambers to form a foundation for the air mattress. A gauge is included for measuring the air pressure in at least one of the air chambers, the gauge having a display for displaying the measured air pressure to a user.

Inventors: Boyd; Dennis (Chesterfield, MO)


International Classification: A47C 27/10 (20060101); A47C 27/08 (20060101); A47C 027/10 ()

Expiration Date: 07/03/2018