Patent Number: 6,757,945

Title: Mat fastener

Abstract: A mat fastener has male and female grommets made of resin material. The female grommet includes an outer tube portion to be inserted into a hole in a mat; and a concave flange at the outer periphery of one end of the outer tube portion. The male grommet includes an inner tube portion to be inserted into the outer tube portion; and a concave flange at the outer periphery of one end of the inner tube portion. The tube portions are coupled to each other with the flanges of the grommets contacting opposite side surfaces of the mat around the mat hole, so that the mat is sandwiched between concavities of the flanges.

Inventors: Shibuya; Tomio (Tochigi, JP), Kaseyama; Itsusi (Tochigi, JP), Fukutomi; Yoshinobu (Tochigi, JP)

Assignee: Newfrey LLC

International Classification: A47G 27/04 (20060101); A47G 27/00 (20060101); B60N 3/04 (20060101); A44B 017/00 ()

Expiration Date: 07/02016