Patents Represented by Attorney James P. Malone
  • Patent number: 5120224
    Abstract: The process of fabricating a laminate, or series of attached laminates, with internalized matrix of fabric. The uses of such a process are to mask discolored, chipped, jumbled and spaced teeth with an ultra-thin, fabric based laminate which would require virtually no tooth reduction. Additional uses of fabric-encased laminates: missing teeth can be replaced with a chain of fabric laminates and pontics, loose teeth can be splinted with a fabric chain and missing teeth can be provisionally replaced with a pontic laminate attached to fabric, wherein the laminate is constructed of porcelain or composite and the internalized grid is made of fabric, such as polyester.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 13, 1989
    Date of Patent: June 9, 1992
    Inventor: Jeff E. Golub
  • Patent number: 5026084
    Abstract: A color coded band, adapted to be mounted on the arm of a patient. The band has a highly visible color code to indicate a certain care alert condition. The band is of synthetic paper and has adhesive on at least one end. The bands may be computer processed by mounting them on a length of pin feed computer paper. Charts for the color coded alert condition arm bands are provided. The charts have a list of care conditions which require early warning. A colored flag is mounted on the chart, one flag being mounted for each condition listed, all of the flags being of different colors. Charts may be mounted in convenient places for persons providing care to patients so that they can interpret corresponding color coded arm bands on the patients.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 14, 1990
    Date of Patent: June 25, 1991
    Inventor: Gail Pasfield
  • Patent number: 5023601
    Abstract: In a conventional TV, audio or other equipment having a speaker(s) and a source of power. A smoke detector is mounted inside the TV case, the output of the smoke detector being connected to the TV speaker and a power supply connected to the TV source of power, the output of said power supply being connected to the smoke detector, the smoke detector and power supply being packaged together and installed inside the case of the TV. A second oscillator may be added to thereby emit at least four frequencies because of the hetrodyning of the two oscillators.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 27, 1989
    Date of Patent: June 11, 1991
    Inventor: Patrick J. McGannon
  • Patent number: 5021769
    Abstract: Ice Detector for Protecting Boats has a waterproof hollow float. An electro-magnet is mounted in the float. A flexible arm is rigidly mounted on one side of said float. A first metal segment is mounted in the arm and placed to be attracted by the magnet. A metal detector is mounted in the float. A second metal segment is mounted in the arm and placed to come into closer proximity to the detector when the arm flexes, whereby, ice forming between the wall of the float and the arm will prevent movement of the arm and will detect the formation of ice.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 27, 1990
    Date of Patent: June 4, 1991
    Inventor: George J. Schuellein
  • Patent number: 5019753
    Abstract: Electric lamp has a base. A vertical support member is mounted on the base. An electric socket is mounted on the vertical member. A rotary electric switch is connected to the socket and mounted on the vertical member. An operating ring is connected to the switch, the ring encircling the vertical support member, whereby the switch may be operated from any point on its periphery and is easy to find and operate.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 5, 1990
    Date of Patent: May 28, 1991
    Inventor: Leo Strauss
  • Patent number: 5011716
    Abstract: A holder for barrettes. A length of braided hair looped through a mounting ring and an elastic band mounted on the end of said braided hair to hold the loose ends together.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 30, 1990
    Date of Patent: April 30, 1991
    Inventor: Diane Allen
  • Patent number: 4973254
    Abstract: Educational apparatus for use with an overhead projector has a transparent grid with horizontal and vertical indices for projecting a grid onto a wall screen. A plurality of removable cover pieces, keyed to the grid, cover up grid segments whereby when the transparent grid has pictorial material a student, or player, may project a particular grid segment by picking up the cover piece on that segment.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 21, 1989
    Date of Patent: November 27, 1990
    Inventor: Judy Bracconier
  • Patent number: 4973251
    Abstract: A process of applying a temporary diagnostic, consultative restoration to teeth to demonstrate to the patient how the restoration will look after it is finished, comprising the steps of , applying color to the wax cover, which may include sticks, ropes or cakes of wax, applying a wax cover to the teeth, carving the wax to the desired shape, applying a petroleum or acrylic cover to the wax to create a shine like real teeth. The material includes a predetermined amount of soft wax of predetermined color to cover one or more teeth, applied to the teeth, and a petroleum or acrylic base cover applied to the wax to make the restoration shine like natural teeth.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 2, 1989
    Date of Patent: November 27, 1990
    Inventor: Jeff E. Golub
  • Patent number: 4799888
    Abstract: The process of reshaping a tooth comprising the steps of: applying Silane to a fabric bonding, applying the fabric to the tooth, bonding the fabric to the tooth, sculpting the bonded material, polishing and finishing the bonded material, wherein the fabric or cloth is silk or nylon, or other cloth.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 6, 1986
    Date of Patent: January 24, 1989
    Inventor: Jeff E. Golub
  • Patent number: 4791459
    Abstract: Pin register vacuum systems. A vacuum holder for holding film in a camera. Two pins are located near one end of the holder to locate film having corresponding holes. A first spring is mounted on one side of the holder. A second spring is mounted on one end of the holder. Vacuum is applied to hold the film flat in the holder. A vacuum register glass carrier for the enlarger and a vacuum register platen for enlarging are provided.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 2, 1987
    Date of Patent: December 13, 1988
    Inventor: Morris Hoffman
  • Patent number: 4787727
    Abstract: In a pair of eyeglasses or the type having side members which hook over the user's ear. An adjustment is provided to adjust the length of the side pieces. The adjustment may be screw type adjusting means or ratchet type adjusting means. An adjustment is also provided to adjust a side hinge to vary the pressure of a side piece against the head.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 21, 1986
    Date of Patent: November 29, 1988
    Inventors: Leon Boodman, James P. Malone
  • Patent number: 4781584
    Abstract: Releasable dental impression tray has a top member, a side member and a handle. The tray has a compressible spring for compressing resilient impression material after it has set to facilitate removal of the tray.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 1, 1987
    Date of Patent: November 1, 1988
    Inventors: Vincent Chiaramonte, Richard Bernstein
  • Patent number: 4770114
    Abstract: A finder for a T.V. remote control box has an elongated flexible tail connected to the remote control box. The tail preferably has a color contrasting with the color of newspapers and has at least one bell attached to it, and at least one aperture for hanging up the control box.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 8, 1987
    Date of Patent: September 13, 1988
    Inventor: James P. Malone
  • Patent number: 4737105
    Abstract: Apparatus and method of mounting at least one false tooth in a vacant space between two good teeth. First and second right angled plates pre-manufactured to be mounted in slots in the top and one upper sidewall of each good tooth facing the vacant space. The plates have indentations or extensions to receive a post for the replacement tooth, teeth or bridge.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 18, 1986
    Date of Patent: April 12, 1988
    Inventors: Vincent Chiaramonte, Richard Bernstein
  • Patent number: 4728291
    Abstract: The process of reshaping a tooth comprising the steps of: applying a fabric to the tooth; bonding the fabric to the tooth; sculpting the bonded material; polishing and finishing the bonded material, wherein the fabric or cloth is silk or nylon.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 26, 1986
    Date of Patent: March 1, 1988
    Inventor: Jeff E. Golub
  • Patent number: 4699075
    Abstract: Boat davit for mounting on a bulkhead. A right angle plate has two perpendicular portions, one vertical and one horizontal, the horizontal portion having holes to permit bolting to a bulkhead. A first straight pipe is affixed to the vertical portion of said plate. A second pipe is mounted on the first pipe for vertical movement, the upper portion of the second pipe being bent at an angle of approximately A first pulley is mounted at the upper end of the second pipe and a second pulley is mounted on the second pipe just above the bend in the pipe. A rope is mounted the pulleys. A weight is connected to one end of the rope, the othe end of the rope being adapted to be connected to a boat, whereby the boat will be held away from the bulkhead and will rise and fall with the tide.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 15, 1986
    Date of Patent: October 13, 1987
    Inventor: Peter C. Tortorici
  • Patent number: 4652033
    Abstract: Non snagging airplane pick-up hook has a long shank member with an eye connection at one end of the shank member. A plurality of hook members are mounted on the other end of the shank member, each hook member terminating in a portion curved back on itself, whereby snagging of the hook while picking up objects or banners is minimized.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 3, 1984
    Date of Patent: March 24, 1987
    Inventor: John McLoughlin
  • Patent number: 4617873
    Abstract: A cage has a rectangular bottom member and four side members. Four top members each having a truncated triangular shape are connected to the top frame. A top locking member is connected to the truncated triangular members to hold them in place when they are rotated into up position whereby the top panels can be folded down against the inside of the side panels to permit easy cleaning of the cage folded flat for shipping.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 13, 1985
    Date of Patent: October 21, 1986
    Inventor: George C. Kelmetis
  • Patent number: 4602860
    Abstract: In a camera of the flat bed type having a base, the camera being focused by looking at ground glass back viewing screen supported on a frame which is movable for focusing; means are provided to adjust the frame to simultaneously move the frame forward and backwards, sideways and rotatably for focusing the camera, and means are provided to lock the frame in position when the camera is focused. This invention combines four movements for the back of a folding type or flat bed camera. 1. A rising back, 2. shifting from side to side, 3. lateral swing and 4. tilting toward front or back. All these movements are achieved without using a center pivoting point. Doing it in a continuous working procedure, efficiently and with ease of movement with positive locking. The locking of the vertical movement clamping is accomplished on the sliding member and pivoting on the bottom axis. Means are provided for pivoting from either left or right side with its clamping means when camera is in focus.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 6, 1985
    Date of Patent: July 29, 1986
    Inventor: Morris Hoffman
  • Patent number: D290301
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 13, 1984
    Date of Patent: June 16, 1987
    Inventor: Marc H. Levy