US 11,654,995 B2
Electric balance vehicles
Ian Desberg, Cerritos, CA (US); Robert Hadley, Yorba Linda, CA (US); and Robert Chen, San Marino, CA (US)
Assigned to Razor USA LLC, Cenilos (CA)
Filed by RAZOR USA LLC, Cerritos, CA (US)
Filed on Dec. 21, 2018, as Appl. No. 16/230,873.
Claims priority of provisional application 62/610,103, filed on Dec. 22, 2017.
Claims priority of provisional application 62/628,789, filed on Feb. 9, 2018.
Claims priority of provisional application 62/629,884, filed on Feb. 13, 2018.
Prior Publication US 2019/0193803 A1, Jun. 27, 2019
Int. Cl. B62K 11/00 (2006.01); B62M 7/12 (2006.01)
CPC B62K 11/007 (2016.11) [B62M 7/12 (2013.01); B62K 2202/00 (2013.01)] 25 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. An electric balance vehicle, comprising:
a first foot placement section comprising a first housing and a first wheel assembly, the first wheel assembly comprising a first wheel, a first motor positioned within the first wheel, and a first axle extending from the first wheel;
a second foot placement section comprising a second housing and a second wheel assembly, the second wheel assembly comprising a second wheel, a second motor positioned within the second wheel, and a second axle extending from the second wheel;
a connection member having a first end and a second end, wherein the first end is positioned within the first housing and the second end is positioned within the second housing;
a battery; and
a controller;
wherein the first housing comprises a first gap between the first end of the connection member and the first wheel assembly, at least a portion of the battery and at least a portion of the controller being positioned within the first housing; and
wherein the second housing comprises a second gap between the second end of the connection member and the second wheel assembly.