Patent Number: 6,283,623

Title: Method and apparatus for remote lighting

Abstract: A remote lighting apparatus 10 having a light "collector" or reflector 12 which collects light rays or waves 14 that are generated by a light generating source 16. Apparatus 10 includes an optical conductor, conduit and/or guide 18 which operatively and selectively receives, communicates, and emits the "collected" light rays 14, a movable assembly 20 which is operatively connected to guide 18, and a pair of lenses or lens elements 22, 24. Apparatus 10 provides separate and/or multiple lighting functions or patterns by use of a single source 16 and a single optical guide 18.

Inventors: Chinniah; Jeyachandrabose (Ann Arbor, MI), Patel; Balvantrai (Rochester Hills, MI), Fallahi; Amir M (W. Bloomfield, MI)

Assignee: Visteon Global Tech., Inc.

International Classification: F21V 8/00 (20060101); G02B 6/35 (20060101); B60Q 001/00 ()

Expiration Date: 09/04/2018