Patent Number: 7,100,989

Title: Collapsible seat cushion

Abstract: A collapsible cushion for integration into an automobile seat is provided. The collapsible cushion includes a first cushion plate and a second cushion plate with a plurality of springs interposed between the plates. The first plurality of springs is rotatably attached to both the first cushion plate and the second cushion plate such that each spring pivots when the collapsible seat cushion is collapsed. A seat suitable for inclusion in a automobile incorporates the collapsible cushion of the invention.

Inventors: Andersson; Christer (Trollhattan, SE), Jaegtnes; Odd (Lodose, SE)

Assignee: Lear Corporation

International Classification: A47C 7/28 (20060101); A47C 7/30 (20060101); B60N 2/36 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 9/05/02018