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SUNGLASS BIN WITH BUILT IN CONVERSATION MIRROR

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000016769D
Publication Date: 2003-Jul-14

Publishing Venue

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Abstract

A sunglass bin for an overhead console system in a vehicle is disclosed that includes a conversation mirror. The sunglass bin provides storage compartment for an article such as a pair of sunglasses. A surface of the sunglass bin has a convex shape with a conversation mirror coupled thereto. The sunglass bin is movable between a closed position where access to the storage compartment is restricted and the mirror is concealed, to an intermediate position where access to the storage compartment remains restricted, but the mirror is exposed for use by occupants of the vehicle, and an open position where access to the storage compartment is available.