Patent No. 5,588,695

Issued: December 31, 1996

Inventor: Daniel Gomes, Worcester, NY


A foldable chair, made from a plurality of back, seat and intermediate members. The back members are joined along the top. The seat members are joined along the front. The other end of the back and seat members are joined to opposite ends of the intermediate members to form hinged joints that allow the chair to be folded and unfolded. Leg members extend from at least two of the back members and at least one of the seat members. The inner seat width of the chair is approximately equal to the length of the back of the chair. Tip prevention members, adjustment techniques and a headrest are also disclosed.

There is also a related patent for the flexible bolt used to hold this chair together.

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