Video seating system for a vehicle

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United States of America Patent

APP PUB NO 20030057749A1
SERIAL NO

09961703

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A seat (22) for mounting in a vehicle generally includes an entire video recording system (20). The video recording system (20) has a camera (40) extending above the seat (22) and mounted, via a support (42), to a back frame (26) of the seat (22). The camera (40) is spaced from the headrest (29) and is preferably close to the longitudinal centerline of the vehicle. An audio receiver (48) and controller (80) are mounted in the seat back (28), while a recorder (68) and display unit (54) are mounted to the seat bottom (32). A power and communications wire bundle (82) is disposed to connect the recording system (20) to the vehicle's systems. The recording system (20) may include a mechanism for limiting access to the videotape and a mechanism for heating and cooling the recorder.

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Patent Owner(s)

Patent OwnerAddressTotal Patents
LEAR CORPORATIONSOUTHFIELD, MI817

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Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Buono, Robert A Manchester, MI 2 35

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AUDIOVOX CORPORATION (9)
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* 2004/0227,696 Headrest mountable video system 50 2003
7954894 Headrest mountable video system 13 2005
* 2005/0200,697 Headrest mountable video system 33 2005
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7780231 Entertainment system mountable in a vehicle seat and methods for mounting and displaying same 10 2006
7909397 In-vehicle docking station for a portable media player 15 2007
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* 2007/0242,172 INTERCHANGEABLE SWITCH ASSEMBLY FOR MEDIA DEVICE 3 2007
 
FCA US LLC (2)
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* 2005/0140,191 Stowable seat mounted display screen 3 2003
 
LEAR CORPORATION (2)
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* 2007/0132,288 ELECTRICAL DOCKING STATION 4 2005
 
MESIS, INC. (1)
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VOXX INTERNATIONAL CORPORATION (4)
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8447174 Portable video system 2 2009
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9114745 Portable video system 1 2013
 
DOMASH DESIGN SOURCE LLC (2)
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