Patent Number: 8,714,507

Title: Convertible trivet

Abstract: A trivet having three or more lobes connected serially to one another by elastomeric connectors, such that each lobe is coupled to an adjacent lobe on each side to form a continuous loop of the three or more lobes, where the trivet can be converted from a closed configuration with the lobes directed inwardly to an open configuration, with the lobes directed outwardly, by rotating the lobes on the connectors.

Inventors: Lee; Stuart Harvey (Forest Hills, NY), Edgemon; Jenna Marie (Brooklyn, NY), Saiyavath; Phornpavee (Pittsburgh, PA)

Assignee: Robinson Home Products Inc.

International Classification: A47B 91/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 5/06/12018