Patent Number: 7,708,175

Title: Vehicular tool restraint apparatus

Abstract: An apparatus is provided for securing tools with respect to a spare wheel for a vehicle. The apparatus includes a hub member that is adapted for selective securement to a central area of a spare wheel. At least one securement structure is provided on the hub member. At least one strap member is secured to the at least one securement structure. The at least one strap member is adjustable to at least partially define a variably sized opening and is configured to selectively secure at least one tool within the variably sized opening.

Inventors: Edwards; David Michael (Marysville, OH)

Assignee: Honda Motor Company, Ltd.

International Classification: B62D 43/00 (20060101); B60R 11/06 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 5/04/12018