Patent Number: 6,305,750

Title: Clamshell backrest components

Abstract: A backrest for a chair comprising two parts constructed and arranged tointerlock around chair back supports. Each part is preferably molded, andhas a rib structure which provides positioning means for assembly on thesupports. A hook and hook receiver arrangement provide a locking means forfirm attachment of the parts to the supports. Decorative cushions can beapplied to the parts before or after locking them to the supports. Theinvention is not limited to folding chairs.

Inventors: Buono; Steven A. (Greeneville, TN), Ward; Eric A. (Telford, TN)


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Expiration Date: 10/23/2013