Single-button actuated self-correcting automatic convertible top

  • US 5,225,747 A
  • Filed: 01/06/1992
  • Issued: 07/06/1993
  • Est. Priority Date: 01/06/1992
  • Status: Expired due to Term
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1. A system for lowering and raising an automotive convertible top, said system comprising:

  • motive means connected to said convertible top for moving said convertible top to open and close the convertible top;

    position sensing means connected to said convertible top for sensing the position of said convertible top throughout its range of motion; and

    control means, responsive to said position sensing means, for actuating said motive means in response to input from said position sensing means.

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