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SECONDARY STORAGE ENCLOSURE FOR GLOVE BOX

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000011044D
Publication Date: 2003-Feb-11

Publishing Venue

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Abstract

The present disclosure relates to a secondary storage enclosure for a vehicle. More particularly, the present disclosure relates to a movable secondary storage enclosure for a glove box, and is adaptable and easily accessible storage space that may provide additional security or concealment for items. The glove box includes a door and a storage bin. This second storage enclosure is preferably located in dead space within the instrument panel that is accessed from the glove box storage space, and includes a secondary storage bin movable between a stowed position and a deployed position. The movement of the secondary storage bin may be configured to occur as the glove box door is being opened, or may require an operation by the vehicle occupant. Alternatively, the secondary storage bin is static and may include a panel or door to allow access.