Patent Number: 6,308,722

Title: Umbrella mountable on a backpack

Abstract: An umbrella and backpack combination includes an umbrella having a collapsible canopy and a straight center shaft extending to a lower extremity having a spring-biased locking feature. A backpack having a storage compartment bounded in part by forward and rearward fabric surfaces confines an umbrella holding structure having a vertically disposed tubular receiver and horizontally disposed stabilizing bars attached to the receiver. The lower extremity of the shaft enters the receiver and releasibly locks therewith.

Inventors: Christie; Joseph L. (Channelview, TX)


International Classification: A45F 3/04 (20060101); A45B 11/02 (20060101); A45B 11/00 (20060101); A45B 003/00 (); A45B 011/02 ()

Expiration Date: 10/30/2018