Patents Represented by Attorney Gary M. Hoffman
  • Patent number: 4513735
    Abstract: A portable, compact foot treatment unit to be used either with or without water and capable of providing various combinations of heat and massage is disclosed. The unit includes a casing having a tub for receiving a liquid. Heat is provided both at the water line level and also below the foot rests to achieve a uniform temperature throughout the water bath. Other features that can be included are an improved vibrator assembly and foot rests having raised arch portions with anatomically designed features. The vibrator includes a C-shaped vibrator plate and a power transformer mounted at the upper end portion of the plate. The lower end portion of the plate is mounted in the casing at the level of the floor of the casing. The floor of the casing has a foot receiving section that has a specially formed anatomically shaped arch construction.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 8, 1983
    Date of Patent: April 30, 1985
    Assignee: Windmere Corporation
    Inventors: Belvin F. Friedson, Arnold Thaler, Ivan Saud
  • Patent number: D247684
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 11, 1975
    Date of Patent: April 4, 1978
    Assignee: Selchow & Righter Company
    Inventor: Lee W. Tiffany
  • Patent number: D247898
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 8, 1976
    Date of Patent: May 16, 1978
    Assignee: Varel B.V.
    Inventors: Herman Plomp, Jan Hendrik Lucas
  • Patent number: D251177
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 20, 1977
    Date of Patent: February 27, 1979
    Inventor: James A. Sinclair
  • Patent number: D253294
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 25, 1977
    Date of Patent: October 30, 1979
    Inventor: Harry H. Snyder