Inflatable insulative covering

  • US 6,442,903 B1
  • Filed: 11/13/2000
  • Issued: 09/03/2002
  • Est. Priority Date: 11/13/2000
  • Status: Expired due to Fees
First Claim
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1. An apparatus for regulating the transmission of energy through an energy transmissive structure having at least one energy transmissive panel comprising in combination:

  • at least one elongated support adjacent to the energy transmissive panel of the energy transmissive structure;

    at least one polymer bag having an outer surface and an inner surface, said inner surface of said polymer bag encapsulating said elongated support, said outer surface of said polymer bag having a reflective coating;

    at least one elongated weight attached to said polymer bag; and

    at least one air distribution header attached to said elongated support, said air distribution header controlling an airflow into said elongated support, through a hole in said elongated support and into said inner surface of said polymer bag, whereby said polymer bag is inflated and deflated to regulate the transmission of energy through the transmissive energy panel of the energy transmissive structure.

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