JPH1059070A - Rear direction confirmation device for automobile - Google Patents

Rear direction confirmation device for automobile

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Publication number
JPH1059070A
JPH1059070A JP8232527A JP23252796A JPH1059070A JP H1059070 A JPH1059070 A JP H1059070A JP 8232527 A JP8232527 A JP 8232527A JP 23252796 A JP23252796 A JP 23252796A JP H1059070 A JPH1059070 A JP H1059070A
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Prior art keywords
housing
door
mirror
automobile
vehicle
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Akira Ban
章 伴
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Akira Ban
章 伴
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Abstract

PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To confirm a presence of an object which approaches from a rear direction and to open a door even when a side mirror device is accommodated by attaching a mirror lens at an end of a housing which approaches the door at the parking of the vehicle for accommodating the object and attaching a sun visor at an upper part and attaching a guide frame at a lower part. SOLUTION: Inside of a housing 2, a mirror 3 is provided so that the direction thereof can be adjusted, and the housing 2 is attached via a support member 4 in such a manner that the door can be freely rotated, and the end part of the housing 2 is rotated in a direction separate from the door at the time of running of the automobile to be set in an open state. When the vehicle is parked, a mirror lens 5 is attached at an end part of the housing 2, a sun visor is attached on an upper part and a guide frame 7 is attached on a lower part so that a sight at the rear of the automobile can be shown on the mirror lens 5. As a consequence, the rear direction of the automobile can be confirmed with the mirror lens 5 so that the door can be opened after confirmation with naked eyes.

Description

【発明の詳細な説明】DETAILED DESCRIPTION OF THE INVENTION
【0001】[0001]
【発明の属する技術分野】本発明は自動車のドアに設置
される電動機能式サイドミラー装置に関するものであ
る。
BACKGROUND OF THE INVENTION 1. Field of the Invention The present invention relates to a motor-operated side mirror device installed on a door of an automobile.
【0002】[0002]
【従来の技術】従来、自動車の後方を確認する装置とし
て、回動自在の電動機能式サイドミラーをドアに設置さ
れた自動車が一般的に知られ利用されているが、この電
動機能式サイドミラーの装置は、自動車の運転席に配置
されている操作スイッチを使用して、サイドミラー装置
の動作を操作するようになっているため、自動車を停
車、駐車する場合は、操作スイッチによりサイドミラー
装置を格納して、エンジンを切り乗員が降車することに
なる。
2. Description of the Related Art Conventionally, as a device for confirming the rear of an automobile, an automobile having a rotatable electric function type side mirror installed on a door is generally known and used. This device is operated to operate the side mirror device using an operation switch arranged in the driver's seat of the vehicle. Therefore, when stopping and parking the vehicle, the side switch device is operated by the operation switch. Is stored, the engine is turned off, and the occupant gets off.
【0003】[0003]
【発明が解決しようとする課題】しかしながら、上記の
サイドミラー装置では、サイドミラー装置を格納した状
態にすると、自動車の後方を視認できないため、後方か
ら接近してくる物、例えば、自転車、歩行者等に気づか
ずにドアを開ければ、思わぬ事故を引き起こす恐れがあ
り、また駐車場などで格納して後方にバックした場合、
後方が視認できないため物体に当たったり、接触事故等
を起こす恐れがあった。
However, in the above-described side mirror device, when the side mirror device is in the retracted state, the rear of the automobile cannot be visually recognized, and therefore objects approaching from behind, such as bicycles and pedestrians. If you open the door without noticing, etc., there is a risk of causing an unexpected accident, and if you store it in a parking lot and back it back,
There was a risk of hitting an object or causing a contact accident, etc., because the rear was not visible.
【0004】本発明では、サイドミラー装置を格納した
状態でも、後方から接近してくる物体の有無を確認し、
視認してドアを開けることができるので、乗員は安心し
てドアを開けて降車することができる自動車の後方確認
装置を提供するものである。
According to the present invention, even when the side mirror device is retracted, the presence or absence of an object approaching from behind is confirmed.
An object of the present invention is to provide a rear-view confirmation device for an automobile in which an occupant can safely open the door and get off because the door can be opened visually.
【0005】[0005]
【課題を解決するための手段】本発明では、ドアに回動
自在に取り付けられ、走行する際は先端部がドアより離
れた方向に回動して開いた状態となり、駐停車時にはド
アに接近して格納されるハウジング2の先端部に、ミラ
ーレンズ5を取り付け、上部にサンバイザー6、下部に
ガードフレーム7を取り付けたことを特徴とするもので
ある。
According to the present invention, the vehicle is rotatably attached to a door, and when traveling, the front end is rotated and opened in a direction away from the door. A mirror lens 5 is attached to a front end portion of the housing 2 which is stored as above, a sun visor 6 is attached to an upper portion, and a guard frame 7 is attached to a lower portion.
【0006】[0006]
【発明の実施の形態】本発明の自動車の後方確認装置に
よれば、停車又は駐車時にサイドミラー装置1を格納し
て自動車を降車するときは、後方から接近してくる物体
の有無をミラーレンズ5で確認してドアを開けて降車す
ることができ、思わぬ事故を確実に防止することができ
る。
DETAILED DESCRIPTION OF THE PREFERRED EMBODIMENTS According to the vehicle rear view confirming device of the present invention, when the vehicle is parked or stopped and the side mirror device 1 is stored and the vehicle is disembarked, the presence or absence of an object approaching from behind is determined by the mirror lens. After confirming in step 5, the user can open the door and get off the vehicle, thereby preventing unexpected accidents.
【0007】[0007]
【実施例】以下、本発明の実施例について図面に基づき
説明する。図1は本発明による自動車の後方確認装置の
第1実施例を示す斜視図である。
Embodiments of the present invention will be described below with reference to the drawings. FIG. 1 is a perspective view showing a first embodiment of an apparatus for checking the rear of an automobile according to the present invention.
【0008】図1は自動車のサイドミラー装置1を示す
図であり、このサイドミラー装置1は、ハウジング2
と、この内部に向きを調整可能に設けられたミラー3
(反射装置)とを有している。サイドミラー装置1のハ
ウジング2は、自動車のドアに支持部材4を介して回動
自在に取り付けられ、自動車の走行時にハウジング2の
先端部がドアから離れた方向に回動して開いた状態とな
り、駐停車時にはハウジング2の先端部はドアに接近し
て格納される。このようなハウジング2の回動は、自動
車の運転席の操作スイッチを操作することにより電動式
で駆動でき、遠隔操作により操作されるようになってい
る。
FIG. 1 is a view showing a side mirror device 1 of an automobile.
And a mirror 3 provided inside thereof so that the direction can be adjusted.
(Reflection device). The housing 2 of the side mirror device 1 is rotatably attached to a door of an automobile via a support member 4, so that the tip of the housing 2 is rotated and opened in a direction away from the door when the automobile is running. When the vehicle is parked or stopped, the tip of the housing 2 is stored close to the door. Such rotation of the housing 2 can be driven electrically by operating an operation switch on the driver's seat of the automobile, and is operated by remote control.
【0009】図1に示すように、ハウジング2の先端部
にミラーレンズ5を取り付け、上部にサンバイザー6、
下部にガードフレーム7を取り付ける。このようなサイ
ドミラー装置1において、ハウジング2の先端部がドア
に接近する方向に回動して格納された状態となり、ミラ
ーレンズ5に自動車後方の景色が写るため、このミラー
レンズ5により自動車後方を確認し、視認してからドア
を開けることができるので、運転者は安心して降車する
ことができる。逆に駐停車している自動車に乗車して発
車する場合は、ミラーレンズ5により後方を視認して、
サイドミラー装置1のハウジング2を外側へ回動して開
き、後方から来る物体を視認して発車することができ
る。
As shown in FIG. 1, a mirror lens 5 is attached to the tip of the housing 2, and a sun visor 6 is
Attach the guard frame 7 to the lower part. In such a side mirror device 1, the front end of the housing 2 is turned in the direction approaching the door and is retracted, and the rear view of the vehicle is reflected on the mirror lens 5. The driver can check off the vehicle and open the door after visually recognizing the vehicle. On the other hand, when the driver gets on a car parked and stopped and departs, the mirror lens 5 is used to visually check the rear,
The housing 2 of the side-mirror device 1 can be turned outward to open, and an object coming from behind can be visually recognized before departure.
【0010】図2は、本発明の自動車後方確認装置の第
2実施例を示す斜視図であり、前記第1実施例では、ハ
ウジング2の側面にミラーレンズ5を取り付ける構成と
したのに対し、この第2実施例は、ハウジング2の側面
に開口部8を設け、ミラーレンズ5を内部に嵌着した枠
体9を前記開口部8に挿入し、前記枠体9を接着または
ビス等で固着手段を施し固定したので、前記第1実施例
と同じ目的、効果を奏する。
FIG. 2 is a perspective view showing a second embodiment of the vehicle rear view confirming device according to the present invention. In the first embodiment, the mirror lens 5 is attached to the side surface of the housing 2. In the second embodiment, an opening 8 is provided in a side surface of a housing 2, a frame 9 in which a mirror lens 5 is fitted is inserted into the opening 8, and the frame 9 is fixed with an adhesive or a screw. Since the means are applied and fixed, the same objects and effects as those of the first embodiment are achieved.
【0011】図3は、本発明の自動車後方確認装置10の
第3実施例を示す斜視図である。この第3実施例の後方
確認装置10は、既製の各種ハウジングの側面に合わせ背
面部14を形成し、着脱自在に取り付け可能に構成され、
内部にミラーレンズ5の角度を調節する回転体である球
体12を受け皿11に挿入し、受け皿11の中で球体12は回転
し、ミラーレンズ5の角度を調節する。
FIG. 3 is a perspective view showing a third embodiment of the vehicle rear view confirming device 10 according to the present invention. The rear check device 10 of the third embodiment is configured so that a rear portion 14 is formed in accordance with the side surfaces of various ready-made housings, and is detachably attachable.
The sphere 12 which is a rotating body for adjusting the angle of the mirror lens 5 is inserted into the receiving tray 11, and the sphere 12 rotates in the receiving tray 11 to adjust the angle of the mirror lens 5.
【0012】背面部14は柔軟性の材質で形成し、ハウジ
ングの曲面形状に沿って折り曲げられ、両面テープまた
は接着剤による固着手段を施して、各種ハウジング2の
先端部に貼着または接着すると共に、係止爪部13をハウ
ジングの縁にビスで締め付け取り付ける。これにより後
方確認装置はより強固に取り付けることができる。以上
の構成により、第3の実施例である後方確認装置10は、
既製のハウジングに容易に取り付けることができるの
で、第1実施例と同じ目的、効果を奏する。
The back portion 14 is formed of a flexible material, is bent along the curved shape of the housing, and is attached or adhered to the front end portions of the various housings 2 by applying a fixing means using a double-sided tape or an adhesive. Then, the locking claws 13 are fastened to the edge of the housing with screws. As a result, the rear confirmation device can be attached more firmly. With the above configuration, the rear check device 10 according to the third embodiment includes:
Since it can be easily attached to a ready-made housing, the same objects and effects as those of the first embodiment can be obtained.
【0013】[0013]
【発明の効果】本発明の自動車の後方確認装置によれ
ば、自動車の駐停車時にサイドミラーを格納した場合で
も、後方から接近してくる車両や自転車、人等の有無を
ミラーレンズにより視認することができるので、安全に
ドアを開けることができ、降車することができるので思
わぬ事故等を確実に防止することができる。またミラー
レンズにより後方を確認することができるので駐車場な
どで、後方にバックしても、物体に当たったり、接触等
の事故を確実に防ぐことができる。
According to the apparatus for checking the rear of an automobile of the present invention, even if the side mirror is retracted when the automobile is parked or stopped, the presence or absence of a vehicle, a bicycle, a person, or the like approaching from behind is visually recognized by the mirror lens. As a result, the door can be opened safely and the user can get off the vehicle, so that unexpected accidents and the like can be reliably prevented. Further, since the rear side can be confirmed by the mirror lens, even if the vehicle is backed back in a parking lot or the like, accidents such as hitting an object or contact can be reliably prevented.
【図面の簡単な説明】[Brief description of the drawings]
【図1】本発明の第1実施例を示す斜視図。FIG. 1 is a perspective view showing a first embodiment of the present invention.
【図2】本発明の第2実施例を示す斜視図。FIG. 2 is a perspective view showing a second embodiment of the present invention.
【図3】本発明の第3実施例を示す斜視図。FIG. 3 is a perspective view showing a third embodiment of the present invention.
【符号の説明】[Explanation of symbols]
1 サイドミラー装置 2 ハウジング 3 ミラー 4 支持部材 5 ミラーレンズ 6 サンバイザー 7 ガードフレーム 8 開口部 9 枠体 10 後方確認装置 11 受け皿 12 球体 13 係止爪部 14 背面部 REFERENCE SIGNS LIST 1 side mirror device 2 housing 3 mirror 4 support member 5 mirror lens 6 sun visor 7 guard frame 8 opening 9 frame body 10

Claims (2)

    【特許請求の範囲】[Claims]
  1. 【請求項1】 ドアに回動自在に取り付けられ、走行時
    に先端部がドアから隔離する方向に回動し、開いた状態
    となり、駐停車にはドアに接近する方向に回動して格納
    した状態となるハウジングと、ハウジング内に向きを調
    整可能に設けられた反射部材とを備えた自動車用サイド
    ミラー装置において、格納状態の場合にも後方から接近
    してくる物体の有無を確認できるミラーレンズを前記ハ
    ウジングの側面に設けたことを特徴とする自動車の後方
    確認装置。
    1. The vehicle is rotatably attached to a door, and its leading end pivots in a direction separating from the door during traveling to be opened, and is stored in a parked / parked vehicle in a direction approaching the door. In a side mirror device for an automobile having a housing in a state and a reflecting member provided in the housing so that the direction can be adjusted, a mirror lens capable of confirming the presence or absence of an object approaching from behind even in a stowed state Is provided on a side surface of the housing.
  2. 【請求項2】 内部に回転体を有し、前記後方確認手段
    を脱着自在に取り外しできることを特徴とする請求項1
    記載の自動車の後方確認装置。
    2. The apparatus according to claim 1, further comprising a rotating body, wherein said rear checking means is detachably detachable.
    The rear confirmation device for a vehicle according to the above.
JP8232527A 1996-08-13 1996-08-13 Rear direction confirmation device for automobile Pending JPH1059070A (en)

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Cited By (1)

* Cited by examiner, † Cited by third party
Publication number Priority date Publication date Assignee Title
GB2474932A (en) * 2009-10-14 2011-05-04 Gm Global Tech Operations Inc Avoidance of a collision with a door of a stationary vehicle

Cited By (1)

* Cited by examiner, † Cited by third party
Publication number Priority date Publication date Assignee Title
GB2474932A (en) * 2009-10-14 2011-05-04 Gm Global Tech Operations Inc Avoidance of a collision with a door of a stationary vehicle

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