Vehicle lift gate accessory mounting device

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United States of America Patent

PATENT NO 10377318
SERIAL NO

15661062

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A support bracket attaches to a standard automobile trunk lid or hatch lift gate locking mechanism to hold a variety of accessory items including an umbrella above the head of a user. The bracket is adjusted and clamped in tightness to the lift gates locking mechanism whereas to secure it without movement to the trunk or hatch lid. It is released using the standard factory provided vehicle trunk or lift gate release mechanism. The device can be used independent of any hand support when the user is adjacent the open trunk or hatch of an automobile. Accessories are placed into a releasable engagement with the bracket sleeve, which may be separately adjusted relative to the main bracket assembly to position the accessory advantageously to the individual behind the vehicle. The umbrella accessory allows for an unobstructed shelter from precipitation and sun.

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RETICLE LLC9691 ROSEWOOD COURT LOVELAND OH 45140-5640

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Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Recker, John A Loveland, US 1 0

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