05417273 is referenced by 13 patents and cites 14 patents.

A window vent apparatus includes a window opening in a vehicle, the window opening having an opening edge, and an anchoring member adjacent the opening edge, a flexible window member having a perimeter edge and removably fastened with a fastener along the perimeter edge and around the opening edge, and at least two straps of different lengths, each having a window fastener at a first end for engaging the perimeter edge and an anchoring member fastener a second end for engaging the anchoring member. At least one of the straps is preferably elastic for creating tautness when installed on the window perimeter edge and the anchoring member, to hold the portion open. A method is also provided for creating a vent in a vehicle flexible window, where there is a window opening in the vehicle, the window opening having an opening edge, and an anchoring member adjacent the opening edge, a flexible window member having a perimeter edge and removably fastened with a fastener along the perimeter edge and around the opening edge, and at least two straps of different lengths and each having a window fastener at a first end for engaging the perimeter edge and an anchoring member fastener a second end for engaging the anchoring member, including the steps of unfastening a portion of the flexible vehicle window and pivoting the portion into an open position, fastening the anchoring member fastener to the anchoring member, and fastening the window fastener of one said strap to the portion perimeter edge.

Title
Holding apparatus for creating a flexible window vent and method
Application Number
8/144337
Publication Number
5417273
Application Date
November 1, 1993
Publication Date
May 23, 1995
Inventor
Arthur R Bamonte
2269 S. University Dr., Suite 102, Davie, 33324
FL, US
Agent
Oltman and Flynn
IPC
B60J 1/00
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