WO2006111921A2 - Accessory cover for television unit - Google Patents

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WO2006111921A2
WO2006111921A2 PCT/IB2006/051187 IB2006051187W WO2006111921A2 WO 2006111921 A2 WO2006111921 A2 WO 2006111921A2 IB 2006051187 W IB2006051187 W IB 2006051187W WO 2006111921 A2 WO2006111921 A2 WO 2006111921A2
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Gary Grimes
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A system for use in customizing a television unit, e.g., a projection television that includes a large screen, is provided. An apparatus or cover is adapted to be mounted or otherwise positioned with respect to the projection television to provide a series of benefits, including protection and flexibility/versatility. The customizable front face may be used to customize the visual impact/appearance of a television unit and are advantageously interchangeable, thereby giving a consumer/user the ability to renew or modify the appearance of a television unit by replacing the front face, i.e., the face plate unit. Replacement of the front face may be undertaken without replacing associated components, e.g., mounting frame, mounting hardware and the like. The front face may be 'reversible' such that alternative visual, aesthetic and/or material effects may be achieved with a single front face.

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ACCESSORY COVER FOR TELEVISION UNIT

BACKGROUND Technical Field The present disclosure is directed to a system for use in customizing a television unit anc more particularly, a system, apparatus and/or cover that is adapted to be mounted or otherwise positioned with respect to a projection television unit and/or a conventional television unit (i.e., non-projection television unit) to provide a series of benefits, including protection and flexibility/versatility. Background Art

The design and operation of television units, including projection television units, are generally known to persons skilled in the art. Television units generally include an outer housin or chassis that encases electronics and image-generating elements. In the case of projection television units, the electronics and image-generating elements are generally adapted to project ∑ color image onto a screen for external viewing. Most projection systems use a combination of three cathode ray tubes (CRTs) to project images in the red, green and blue color spectrums to produce large full-color pictures when the three separate images converge on the screen. Controls are typically provided on the front and/or side face of the outer housing/chassis to control operational aspects of the television, e.g., volume, channel, input mode and the like. Th< outer housing/chassis is also generally adapted to receive signals from a remote control unit and such signals are typically processed by electronics associated with the television unit to affect th desired control functionalities.

In providing "large screen" television viewing functionality for residential and business (e.g., offices, restaurants, pubs and the like) applications, current product offerings generally tak the form of a one-piece, self-contained rear projection system with screen sizes ranging from 40 inches to 80-inches. In providing screen sizes in the 40 to 80 inch range, it is inevitable that the television unit becomes a substantial piece of furniture in the room in which it is positioned. Thus, for example, a consumer who places a typical large screen projection television in his/her family room must accommodate the associated space requirements and the visual impact of the television unit for decorating/aesthetic purposes. The patent literature discloses prior art efforts to address the visual impact of television units. U.S. Patent No. 5,293,244 to Kawaguchi discloses rear projection type television units that are adapted to be mounted within a wall of a building structure. The television unit is supported in a recessed portion of a wall structure by support members, e.g., angle members secured to the side portions of the television body. The angle members of the Kawaguchi '244 patent are also secured to the wall structure. A front panel 14 is provided for entirely covering the front portion of the front portion of the television body and is detachably attached to the fror portion of the four corners thereof using engaging members 15, i.e., screws. The Kawaguchi 24 patent discloses that the exposed surface of the panel 14 can be decorated so at to match with th( interior in the chamber, and that the "harmony of the chamber with the television unit can be maintained without changing the television unit by suitably selecting the panel 14 having the decoration matching with the interior of the chamber." See, e.g., Kawaguchi '244 patent, col. 3. lines 25-31; col. 4, lines 35-40; and col. 4, lines 51-61. A supplier of television products, Thomson S.A. (Boulogne-Billancourt - France), offers a wide screen television that includes a "clip on to personalize your TV to match with your decor." (Thomson Scenium 32WZ610A). The clip on is described as taking the form of "detachable faceplates that can be replaced with different colours to complement surrounding decor." (http://www.bdt.co.nz/lhomson/ group.asp?category=6586: 2/19/2004).

U.S. Patent No. 4,539,599 to Revelin discloses an assembly fixture for a television set that includes a top panel, a front panel secured to the top panel, and a pair of opposite side panels. The assembly fixture, when used with a television set, is placed over and encompasses the television set, and the front panel has a main aperture through which the picture screen of the television set may be viewed. The Revelin '599 patent further discloses that the front panel maj be provided with a decorative motif which is consonant with the furnishings of the environment in which the television set is located. For example, interchangeable front panels 4 may be available for selection by the user, such front panels having antique, rustic or contemporary, decorative motifs. Based on the design of the disclosed assembly fixture, side panels 2 and/or top panel 3 also may exhibit a desirable decorative motif. Decorative effects disclosed in the Revelin '599 patent are "scallops, volutes, colonnettes or any other desired decorative motif." Other electronic products have been provided with decorative covers or faceplates. Thus for example, commonly assigned PCT publication WO 01/58062 to Pasieka et al. discloses removable faceplates for use with entertainment systems, e.g., a vehicular radio and U.S. publication US 2003/0186729 to Engstrom et al. discloses interchangeable coverings for electronic devices such as mobile phones, personal digital assistants, palm- sized personal computers, media players and game consoles. Face plates for mobile phones are also commercially available from companies such as Motorola, Inc. (Nashville, TN) and Nokia Corp (Helsinki, Finland).

Despite efforts to date, a need remains for an effective and flexible/versatile approach to assimilating a television unit, particularly a large screen television unit, into a room or setting. I addition, there remains a need for a system, apparatus and/or cover that allows customization of a television unit, particularly a large screen television unit, into a room or setting. Moreover, a need exists for a system, apparatus and/or cover that provides protection to an underlying or interiorly positioned television unit, particularly a large screen television unit, while simultaneously providing desirable levels of flexibility and/or versatility to users.

These and other needs are met by the disclosed system, apparatus and cover that is adapted to be mounted or otherwise positioned with respect to a television unit, particularly a projection television offering a large screen viewing experience. SUMMARY OF THE DISCLOSURE The present disclosure provides a system for use in customizing a television unit, e.g., a projection television that includes a large screen (e.g., screen sizes in the 40" to 80" range). According to exemplary embodiments of the present disclosure, a system, apparatus and/or cove is provided that is adapted to be mounted or otherwise positioned with respect to a projection television unit to provide a series of benefits, including protection and flexibility/versatility. Th present disclosure also extends to a system, apparatus and/or cover is provided that is adapted to be mounted or otherwise positioned with respect to a conventional television unit (i.e., a non- projection television unit) to provide comparable benefits, including protection and flexibility/versatility.

According to exemplary implementations of the present disclosure, the disclosed system. apparatus and/or cover provides a customizable front face that may be used to customize the visual impact/appearance of a television unit. The customizable front face is susceptible to unlimited graphic and/or material treatments so as to provide a variety of visual appearances, including unique and personalized visual impacts. The disclosed system, apparatus and/or covei are advantageously interchangeable, thereby giving a consumer/user the ability to renew or modify the appearance of a television unit by replacing the front face, i.e., the face plate unit. O note, according to exemplary embodiments of the present disclosure, replacement of the front face/face plate unit may be undertaken without replacing associated components, e.g., mounting frame, mounting hardware and the like. Indeed, according to exemplary embodiments of the present disclosure, the disclosed front face/face plate unit is "reversible" such that alternative visual, aesthetic and/or material effects may be achieved with a single front face/face plate unit. The disclosed system, apparatus and cover provides significant benefits to manufacturers and suppliers of television units, particularly projection television units with large screens, and t consumers/users. For manufacturers and suppliers, the disclosed system, apparatus and cover offer enhanced opportunities to meet consumer/user needs and to address the desirability of customizable and/or unique/personalized motifs for incorporation into a particular decorative scheme or decor. In addition, according to exemplary embodiments of the present disclosure, a consumer/user is able to choose or formulate a desired design and/or theme within a room or location, e.g., a design/theme that meets his/her personal style, and to deliver the desired design/theme as part of a television unit to be positioned in the room or location. Visual appearances and/or designs that may be incorporated or included as part of the disclosed front faces/face plate units include advertising images, sports themes, event themes, graphic images, material effects (e.g., wood grains, marble/granite effects, wallpaper effects and the like), familj photos, collages and the like.

The disclosed front faces/face plate units may be offered as replaceable items, e.g., as an "after-market" accessory. In addition, the disclosed system, apparatus and cover may be provided in different sizes/geometries and may be scaled to cooperate with television units of various dimensions and geometries, whether projection or non-projection type television units. Additional features, functions and advantages associated with the disclosed system, apparatus and cover will be apparent from the detailed description which follows, particularly when reviewed in conjunction with the figures appended hereto. BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF THE FIGURES

To assist those of ordinary skill in the art in making and using the disclosed system, apparatus and cover, reference is made to the appended figures, wherein:

FIGURE 1 is a perspective, exploded view of an exemplary implementation of a system of the present disclosure mounted with respect to a projection television unit;

FIGURE 2 is a perspective exploded view of the exemplary implementation of FIG. 1;

FIGURE 3 A is a perspective view of an alternative exemplary implementation of a system according to the present disclosure; and

FIGURE 3B is a perspective view of the alternative exemplary implementation of FIG. 3 A with the face plate member reversed.

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As set forth herein, the present disclosure advantageously permits and facilitates customization of a television unit, e.g., a large screen projection television. As used herein, a large screen television unit generally includes screen sizes that range from 40" to 80", although the present disclosure is not limited to television units having screen sizes in the foregoing range Rather, the present disclosure may be advantageously employed with television units that are characterized by various sizes and/or geometries and may be scaled to cooperate with such television units, as will be apparent to persons skilled in the art. The disclosed system, apparatu and/or cover is adapted to be mounted or otherwise positioned with respect to a television unit, e.g., a projection television unit, to provide a series of benefits, including protection to the television unit and flexibility/versatility for suppliers, manufacturers and consumers/users.

With reference to FIGURES 1 and 2, an exemplary television system 100 is schematically depicted. System 100 includes a conventional television unit 102 which includes an outer cabinet 104, viewing screen 106 and lower region 108. The appearance and functionality (or functionalities) associated with lower region 108 may vary from television unit to television unit. In exemplary television units 102, the lower region 108 includes, inter alia, one or more speakers that supply sound to a system user.

With further reference to FIGS. 1 and 2, system 100 includes an apparatus or cover 110 that includes a mounting frame 112 and a front face or face plate unit 114. The disclosed apparatus 110 also includes mounting hardware (not pictured) for use in detachably mounting th mounting frame 112 with respect to the television unit 102. According to exemplary embodiments of the present disclosure, the mounting hardware includes a plurality of screws or bolts that are adapted to engage cooperative nuts or apertures so as to secure mounting frame 11 with respect to outer cabinet 104 of television unit 102. Additional hardware-related component(s) and/or structure(s) may be provided to facilitate mounting of the mounting frame 112 relative to the outer cabinet 104, e.g., mounting flange(s), guide slots/channels and the like. The mounting hardware for mounting of mounting frame 112 relative to cabinet 104 is typically adapted for use along the outer periphery of mounting frame 112, so as to mount to the side of cabinet 104, thereby minimizing and/or eliminating the visual impact of such mounting mechanism.

With further reference to mounting frame 112, in the exemplary embodiment of FIGS. 1 and 2, mounting frame 112 is substantially rectangular in geometry. However, the present disclosure is not limited to rectangular implementations. Rather, a variety of geometries may be accommodated according to the present disclosure, including, e.g., circular (or partially circular' geometries, trapezoidal (or partially trapezoidal) geometries, triangular (or partially triangular) geometries, and the like. Mounting frame 112 typically defines an outer periphery 116 and an open region 118 within such outer periphery. The corners of mounting frame 112 may advantageously define an angled effect, as shown in FIG. 2. Various materials may be utilized i fabricating mounting frame 112, e.g., aluminum, steel, substantially rigid plastics and the like. Mounting frame 112 generally provides structural stability to apparatus/cover 110, thereby minimizing or preventing potential deformation or bowing of apparatus/cover 110 during use, e.g., in the process of mounting or de-mounting thereof. Although the forward-facing portion ol mounting frame 112 in the exemplary embodiment of FIGS. 1 and 2 is relatively narrow/thin, it is contemplated that the dimensional features of mounting frame 112 may be varied, e.g., to complement visual appearances and/or styles of front face/face plate unit 114, as will be apparei to persons skilled in the art.

According to an exemplary embodiment of the present disclosure, the mounting frame 112 is approximately 56.1 inches in height and approximately 52.4 inches in width. Based on angled corners associated with the disclosed exemplary embodiment, the inner face of mounting frame 112 is approximately 1 inch shorter and thinner. In addition, according to the disclosed exemplary embodiment, the first region 120 of front face/face plate unit 114 is approximately 27.1 inches in height, and approximately 48.3 inches in width. These exemplary dimensions are merely illustrative, and the present disclosure is not limited thereby.

With further reference to FIGS. 1 and 2, front face/face plate unit 114 is generally planar (or substantially planar) and is dimensioned so as to cooperate with mounting frame 112 to facilitate mounting with respect to television unit 102. Front face 114 generally defines a first region 120 and a second region 122 that are separated by a boundary 124. In the exemplary embodiment of FIGS. 1 and 2, first region 120 is substantially rectangular and is transparent so as to permit viewing of screen 106. A peripheral edge 115 generally extends around the transparent first region 114 and may advantageously include a graphic or textural effect/image, as described in greater detail below with reference to second region 22.

Second region 122 is also substantially rectangular in geometry and, in the exemplary embodiment of FIGS. 1 and 2, is opaque. Boundary 124 defines a line that is adapted to align (( substantially align) with the lower edge of screen 106. Although substantially rectangular/lineai geometries are depicted in the exemplary embodiment of FIGS. 1 and 2, alternative geometries and/or dimensional relationships may be employed in fabricating front face 114 without departing from the spirit or scope of the present disclosure, e.g., curvilinear, trapezoidal, triangular and the like.

According to exemplary embodiments of the present disclosure, front face/face plate uni 114 is fabricated from a polymeric material, e.g., an acrylic or Plexiglass material, that provides desirable levels of transparency in first region 120. The edges of front face/face plate unit 114 (e.g., along peripheral edge 115) may be bordered by a reinforcing material, e.g., a metallic or polymeric edging, to facilitate handling and/or mounting with respect to mounting frame 112. The lower region 122 of front face/face plate 114 includes one or more desired graphic and/or textural effects or treatments. Thus, for example, lower region 122 may be back printed with a desired graphic, artistic or visual effect or image (individually or collectively, an "Image"), such that the Image is visually perceptible when the front face/face plate unit 114 is mounted with respect to television unit 102. As noted above, the Image may extend to peripheral edge 115 and, as further noted above, the Image may take a variety of forms and deliver a variety of effects, including, e.g., advertising images, sports themes, event themes, graphic images, mated* effects (e.g., wood grains, marble/granite effects, wallpaper effects, cartoons, artistic prints and the like), family photos, collages and the like. Alternatives and/or variations on the foregoing exemplary types of Images may be employed without departing from the spirit or scope of the present disclosure. In use, front face/face plate unit 114 is generally positioned within mounting frame 112 such that front face 114 and mounting frame 112 define a sub-assembly, i.e., apparatus/cover 110. According to the present disclosure, it is contemplated that front face 114 and mounting frame 112 may include features and/or structures to facilitate cooperation therebetween, e.g., cooperative pin/slot arrangement(s), one or more adhesives or adhesive surfaces, or the like. In their cooperative arrangement, front face 114 is bounded by mounting frame 112, and further handling of the subassembly, i.e., apparatus/cover 110, e.g., when mounting the cover 110 relative to television unit 102, is typically achieved through manipulation/handling of mounting frame 112. In this way, undesirable fouling/smudging of front face 114 is advantageously avoided. Mounting of apparatus/cover 110 relative to television unit 102, e.g., with respect to outer cabinet 104, is generally effected through use of mounting hardware, as described above. Once installed, the apparatus/cover advantageously offers significant protection to the television unit, e.g., when placed in high activity locations such as pubs, game rooms and the like.

Thus, apparatus/cover 110 advantageously provides a customizable front face 114 (and particularly, second region 122/peripheral edge 115) that may be used to customize the visual impact/appearance of television unit 102. An unlimited variety of graphic and/or material treatments may be employed to provide a variety of visual appearances, including unique and personalized visual impacts. Apparatus/cover 110 is advantageously interchangeable with respect to television unit 102, i.e., a plurality of apparatus and/or covers may be detachably mounted with respect to television unit 102, thereby giving a consumer/user the ability to renew or modify the appearance of a television unit by replacing the apparatus/cover 110.

Turning to FIGS. 3A and 3B, an alternative apparatus/cover 210 is depicted in combination with a television unit 202 (e.g., a projection or non-projection television unit) as part of system 200. Apparatus/cover 210 includes mounting frame 212 and front face/face plate unit 214. Mounting frame 212 and its interaction with the front face/face plate unit 214 and the television unit 202 are substantially the same as described with reference to mounting frame 112 front face 114 and television unit 102 in connection with FIGS. 1 and 2. However, as is apparer from a comparison of FIGS. 3A and 3B, front face/face plate unit 214 may be employed to display a pair of distinct images (Image 1 and Image 2), depending on the orientation of front face 214 relative to the television unit. More particularly, Image 1 is printed on or otherwise applied to/visible from the exposed face 222 A of front face 214 and Image 2 is printed on or otherwise applied to/visible from the exposed face 222B of front face 214. Image 1 and/or Image 2 may also extend to a peripheral edge surrounding first region 220. Thus, according to the exemplary embodiment of FIGS. 3A and 3B, the front face/face plate unit 214 is "reversible' such that alternative visual, aesthetic and/or material effects may be achieved and displayed witl a single front face/face plate unit 214.

In an alternative embodiment of the present disclosure, the second (lower) region of the front face/face plate unit may be fabricated as a separate component relative to the first (upper) region thereof. According to this exemplary embodiment, the lower region may be replaced/renewed independent of the upper (transparent) region of the front face member. In thi alternative approach, the upper region may be fixedly secured with respect to the mounting frame since removal therefrom would generally not be contemplated (absent damage or the like)

In sum, the disclosed system, apparatus and cover provide significant benefits to manufacturers and suppliers of television units, particularly projection television units with larg* screens, and consumers/users. Indeed, the disclosed system, apparatus and cover offer enhancec opportunities to meet consumer/user needs and to address the desirability of customizable and/o unique/personalized motifs for incorporation into a particular decorative scheme or decor. The disclosed front faces/face plate units may be offered as replaceable items, e.g., as an "after- market" accessory.

Although the systems, apparatus and covers of the present disclosure have been describe with reference to exemplary embodiments thereof, the present disclosure is not limited to such exemplary embodiments. Rather, the systems, apparatus and covers disclosed herein are susceptible to a variety of modifications, enhancements and/or variations, without departing fror the spirit or scope hereof. Accordingly, the present disclosure embodies and encompasses such modifications, enhancements and/or variations within the scope of the claims appended hereto.

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1. A cover assembly (110, 210) for use with a television unit (102, 202), the cover assembl; comprising: a mounting frame (112, 212) configured and dimensioned to be detachably mounted witl respect to the television unit; and a front face (114, 214) that is configured and dimensioned to be bounded by said mounting frame, said front face defining a first region (120, 220) that is substantially transparen and a second region (122, 222) that includes a visual and/or textural effect.
2. A cover assembly according to claim 1, wherein said mounting frame is adapted to be mounted with respect to a cabinet (104) of the television unit.
3. A cover assembly according to claim 1, wherein said mounting frame is configured and dimensioned to be mounted with respect to a projection television unit.
4. A cover assembly according to claim 1, wherein said front face is fabricated from an acrylic or Plexiglass material.
5. A cover assembly according to claim 1 , wherein said first region and said second region are separated by a boundary (124).
6. A cover assembly according to claim 1, wherein said front face includes a peripheral edge (115) and wherein said visual and/or textural effect extends to said peripheral edge.
7. A cover assembly according to claim 1, wherein said visual and/or textural effect is selected from the group consisting of an image effect, a texture effect, and combinations thereof
8. A cover assembly according to claim 1, wherein said visual effect is selected from the group consisting of an advertising image, sports-related image, an event -related image, a graphi< image, a wood grain image, a marble effect image, a granite effect image, a wallpaper effect image, a cartoon image, an artistic print, a photographic image, a collage image, and combinations thereof.
9. A cover assembly according to claim 1, wherein said second region includes a first visua effect on a first side thereof (222A), and a second visual effect on a second side thereof (222B).
10. A cover assembly according to claim 9, wherein said second region is reversible relative to said mounting frame.
11. A television system (100, 200) comprising: a television unit (102, 202); and a cover assembly (110, 210) detachably mounted with respect to said television unit (10^ 202), said cover assembly including: a mounting frame (112, 212) configured and dimensioned to be detachably mounted witl respect to the television unit; and a front face (114, 214) that is configured and dimensioned to be bounded by said mounting frame, said front face defining a first region (120, 220) that is substantially transparem and a second region (122, 222) that includes a visual and/or textural effect.
12. A television system according to claim 11, wherein said television unit includes a cabine (104) and said mounting frame is adapted to be mounted with respect to said cabinet.
13. A television system according to claim 11, wherein television unit is a projection television unit and said mounting frame is configured and dimensioned to be mounted with respect to said projection television unit.
14. A television system according to claim 11 , wherein said front face of said cover is fabricated from an acrylic or Plexiglass material.
15. A television system according to claim 11, wherein said first region and said second region of said front face are separated by a boundary (124).
16. A television system according to claim 11, wherein said front face includes a peripheral edge (115) and wherein said visual and/or textural effect extends to said peripheral edge.
17. A television system according to claim 11, wherein said visual effect is selected from the group consisting of an image effect, a texture effect, and combinations thereof.
18. A television system according to claim 11 , wherein said visual effect is selected from the group consisting of an advertising image, sports-related image, an event -related image, a graphi< image, a wood grain image, a marble effect image, a granite effect image, a wallpaper effect image, a cartoon image, an artistic print, a photographic image, a collage image, and combinations thereof.
19. A television system according to claim 11, wherein said second region includes a first visual effect on a first side thereof (222A), and a second visual effect on a second side thereof (222B).
20. A television system according to claim 19, wherein said second region is reversible relative to said mounting frame.
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