IGB AUTOMOTIVE LTD.
|IGB AUTOMOTIVE LTD. Patent applications|
|Patent application number||Title||Published|
|20150329027||SEAT CONDITIONING ASSEMBLY INCLUDING A NOISE SUPPRESSOR - A seat conditioning assembly in accordance with the invention includes a ventilation diffuser bag having an A-side and an opposite B-side. An air mover is connected to the B-side of the ventilation diffuser bag. A noise suppressor is disposed adjacent the A-side of the ventilation diffuser bag. The noise suppressor overlaps a location of the air mover in a direction from the A-side to the B-side.||11-19-2015|
|20120315132||THIN VENTILATED SEAT FOR A VEHICLE AND ITEMS OF FURNITURE - An air conditioning unit includes a shaped body forming at least one part of a seat cushion. The shaped body has a seating surface and an opposite lower side. An air flow module is arranged at the lower side of the shaped body. The air flow module includes an air mover and has an air inlet opening and an air outlet opening. The shaped body has at least one air through-hole extending from the seating surface to the air flow module. The air flow module is in fluid communication with the at least one air through-hole in the shaped body. At least one channel extends in a radial direction adjacent the lower surface of the shaped body. The air flow module is in fluid communication with the at least one channel, and provides airflow between the seating surface of the shaped body and the at least one channel.||12-13-2012|
|20110109128||AIR MANIFOLD FOR VENTILATED SEAT OR BED - An air manifold includes a sheet-like body including first and second spaced, opposing walls and a sealed perimeter. A plurality of divider walls connects the first and second walls together and defines a plurality of air channels within the body. An opening in the body defines an air port cooperable with an air mover. The air port is in fluid communication with the air channels. At least one zone inside the body is free of the divider walls. A group of the air channels are in fluid communication with each other through one the zone. A plurality of air vents located in the first wall are in fluid communication with at least one of the air channels. The air manifold is disposable between a seat cushion element and a structural support of a seat. The first wall of the air manifold faces a backside surface of the seat cushion element.||05-12-2011|
|20090113690||MODULAR COMFORT ASSEMBLY DIFFUSER BAG HAVING INTEGRAL AIR MOVER SUPPORT - A method of manufacturing a ventilation diffuser bag includes providing a perforated, occupant facing side of the diffuser bag and an air mover; molding a non-perforated, support facing side of the diffuser bag having an opening to allow air flow therethrough and including an integral air mover support, the air mover support including an endless sidewall extending from the opening for supporting the air mover, the endless sidewall including a retaining edge spaced from the non-perforated side for suspendably retaining the air mover, and a vibration dampening suspension portion; mounting the air mover in the air mover support such that the air mover engages the retaining edge; disposing an air permeable material adjacent the non-perforated side; and permanently connecting edges of the perforated, occupant facing side to edges of the non-perforated, support facing side such that the air permeable material is disposed between the perforated side and the non-perforated side.||05-07-2009|
Patent applications by IGB AUTOMOTIVE LTD.