WO2002005687A3 - A sleeping chair - Google Patents

A sleeping chair

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Publication number
WO2002005687A3
WO2002005687A3 PCT/US2001/022149 US0122149W WO2002005687A3 WO 2002005687 A3 WO2002005687 A3 WO 2002005687A3 US 0122149 W US0122149 W US 0122149W WO 2002005687 A3 WO2002005687 A3 WO 2002005687A3
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Patent type
Prior art keywords
sleeping
user
chair
seated
moving
Prior art date
Application number
PCT/US2001/022149
Other languages
French (fr)
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WO2002005687A2 (en )
Inventor
Amy L Tsui Collins
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Amy L Tsui Collins
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Classifications

    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A47FURNITURE; DOMESTIC ARTICLES OR APPLIANCES; COFFEE MILLS; SPICE MILLS; SUCTION CLEANERS IN GENERAL
    • A47DFURNITURE SPECIALLY ADAPTED FOR CHILDREN
    • A47D9/00Small beds for newborns or infants, e.g. bassinets or cradles
    • A47D9/02Small beds for newborns or infants, e.g. bassinets or cradles with rocking mechanisms
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A47FURNITURE; DOMESTIC ARTICLES OR APPLIANCES; COFFEE MILLS; SPICE MILLS; SUCTION CLEANERS IN GENERAL
    • A47CCHAIRS; SOFAS; BEDS
    • A47C1/00Chairs adapted for special purposes
    • A47C1/02Reclining or easy chairs
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A47FURNITURE; DOMESTIC ARTICLES OR APPLIANCES; COFFEE MILLS; SPICE MILLS; SUCTION CLEANERS IN GENERAL
    • A47CCHAIRS; SOFAS; BEDS
    • A47C3/00Chairs characterised by structural features; Chairs or stools with rotatable or vertically-adjustable seats
    • A47C3/02Rocking chairs

Abstract

A sleeping chair (10) is capable of moving in a fixed space via an articulator (14) to promote sleeping in the seated user. Also described is a method of inducing sleep in a seated user.
PCT/US2001/022149 2000-07-13 2001-07-13 A sleeping chair WO2002005687A3 (en)

Priority Applications (2)

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US21885500 true 2000-07-13 2000-07-13
US60/218,855 2000-07-13

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WO2002005687A3 true true WO2002005687A3 (en) 2002-06-13

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US (1) US20020084682A1 (en)
WO (1) WO2002005687A3 (en)

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US9392881B1 (en) 2011-03-14 2016-07-19 James Joseph Schmelzle Baby comfort systems
US9795891B1 (en) 2016-03-31 2017-10-24 Cody Logan Apparatus for soothing a child

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US1555028A (en) * 1925-04-20 1925-09-29 Roth Alexander Amusement device
US3556088A (en) * 1968-07-01 1971-01-19 Ida M Leonardini Therapeutic chair
US3653080A (en) * 1970-11-23 1972-04-04 Raymond Lee Organization Inc Rocking infant seat
US4681096A (en) * 1983-11-18 1987-07-21 Cuervo Armando A Method and apparatus for therapeutic motion and sound treatment of infants
US4856130A (en) * 1986-06-20 1989-08-15 Shlomo Berkovich Device for rocking a baby carriage
US5022708A (en) * 1989-11-16 1991-06-11 Creative Presentations, Inc. Mechanical seat apparatus for simulating motion
US5054771A (en) * 1989-07-17 1991-10-08 Outer Sports, Inc. Computer-interactive game machine with swing-action
US5063912A (en) * 1990-07-16 1991-11-12 Hughes John S Sleep inducing device
US5076260A (en) * 1989-09-14 1991-12-31 Bodysonic Kabushiki Kaisha Sensible body vibration
US5453961A (en) * 1993-01-15 1995-09-26 Eastman Kodak Company Pick-up device for optical disk readout using waveguide gratings
US5464381A (en) * 1994-08-31 1995-11-07 Wilson; Christi L. Infant soothing seat
US5487705A (en) * 1993-09-23 1996-01-30 Clarke; William A. Baby carousel
US5574339A (en) * 1994-06-06 1996-11-12 Matt Kattwinkel Drive for rocking furniture
GB2307025A (en) * 1995-11-11 1997-05-14 Rodney Ernest George Rocking baby seat device
US5660597A (en) * 1992-09-29 1997-08-26 Fox; Lawrence A. Vibratory child pacifying device
US5813727A (en) * 1994-06-27 1998-09-29 Matsushita Electric Works, Ltd. Massaging chair
US5935012A (en) * 1998-09-10 1999-08-10 Cohn; Irv Wheeled child seat with track
US6206335B1 (en) * 1996-12-18 2001-03-27 Ulrich Huber Adaptable frame carrier with freedom of movement along three axes for couches or seats

Patent Citations (19)

* Cited by examiner, † Cited by third party
Publication number Priority date Publication date Assignee Title
US1555028A (en) * 1925-04-20 1925-09-29 Roth Alexander Amusement device
US3556088A (en) * 1968-07-01 1971-01-19 Ida M Leonardini Therapeutic chair
US3653080A (en) * 1970-11-23 1972-04-04 Raymond Lee Organization Inc Rocking infant seat
US4681096A (en) * 1983-11-18 1987-07-21 Cuervo Armando A Method and apparatus for therapeutic motion and sound treatment of infants
US4856130A (en) * 1986-06-20 1989-08-15 Shlomo Berkovich Device for rocking a baby carriage
US5054771A (en) * 1989-07-17 1991-10-08 Outer Sports, Inc. Computer-interactive game machine with swing-action
US5076260A (en) * 1989-09-14 1991-12-31 Bodysonic Kabushiki Kaisha Sensible body vibration
US5022708A (en) * 1989-11-16 1991-06-11 Creative Presentations, Inc. Mechanical seat apparatus for simulating motion
US5063912A (en) * 1990-07-16 1991-11-12 Hughes John S Sleep inducing device
US5660597A (en) * 1992-09-29 1997-08-26 Fox; Lawrence A. Vibratory child pacifying device
US5453961A (en) * 1993-01-15 1995-09-26 Eastman Kodak Company Pick-up device for optical disk readout using waveguide gratings
US5487705A (en) * 1993-09-23 1996-01-30 Clarke; William A. Baby carousel
US5660430A (en) * 1993-09-23 1997-08-26 Clarke; William A. Carousel device
US5574339A (en) * 1994-06-06 1996-11-12 Matt Kattwinkel Drive for rocking furniture
US5813727A (en) * 1994-06-27 1998-09-29 Matsushita Electric Works, Ltd. Massaging chair
US5464381A (en) * 1994-08-31 1995-11-07 Wilson; Christi L. Infant soothing seat
GB2307025A (en) * 1995-11-11 1997-05-14 Rodney Ernest George Rocking baby seat device
US6206335B1 (en) * 1996-12-18 2001-03-27 Ulrich Huber Adaptable frame carrier with freedom of movement along three axes for couches or seats
US5935012A (en) * 1998-09-10 1999-08-10 Cohn; Irv Wheeled child seat with track

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