Patent Number: 6,305,038

Title: Base assembly

Abstract: Base assembly for a bed or chair seat. The assembly includes at least one medium-filled flexible support member and a number of substantially form-retaining bearing elements. The bearing elements rest on the support member such that the bearing elements together provide a bed surface. The base assembly preferably has at least two medium-filled flexible support members and the bearing elements are supported individually by a plurality of support members. The bearing elements can be slats, while the support members can be made from fiber-reinforced flexible plastic material.

Inventors: Elkhuizen; Jan Willem (Leeuwarden, NL), Janssen; Jeroen Maarten (Groningen, NL)

Assignee: Bakker & Elkhuizen Ergonomie B.V.

International Classification: A47C 23/00 (20060101); A47C 27/10 (20060101); A47C 23/06 (20060101); A47C 023/06 ()

Expiration Date: 10/23/2018