2004-180718 is referenced by 2 patents.

PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To provide a case 1 which enables the use of a small appliance housed such as a digital camera while effectively protecting it.SOLUTION: In the case for the small appliances, a bag-like body having an opening 7 for taking in or out the digital camera 20 is built up of a seal material 2 soft with airtightness in which a gas chamber 3 is formed with inner and outer sheets 2a and 2b. Windows 6a, 6b and 6c are so formed as to enable the viewing through of the required parts such as operation buttons of a shutter 26 and the like of the digital camera 20 housed, a lens 21 and a monitor screen 24 and a plug 4 is provided to blow the air into the gas chamber 3. The opening 7 is sealed up to protect the digital camera 20 from the water and the dusts and the window parts 6a, 6b and 6c are made up of a transparent soft sheet to enable the taking of pictures by operating the buttons or the like. Moreover, the buffer function of the gas chamber 3 can protect the digital camera 20 from the impacts.

Case for small appliance
Application Number
Publication Number
Application Date
November 29, 2002
Publication Date
July 2, 2004
Kuno Yoshinori
Kyuu Products
H04N 05/225
G03B 17/56
A45C 11/00