Patents Represented by Attorney Richard A. Zacher
  • Patent number: 5678686
    Abstract: A gun case is provided having rigid walls for vertically storing and transporting a gun having a one or two piece wooden or plastic stock including rear stock and fore stock portions. The gun case includes an upper case portion matable with a lower case portion. First and second resilient cradles having, respectively, first and second U-shaped, angled channels are disposed within the lower case portion. The first U-shaped channel is adapted to support the gun in spaced relation from the walls of the case whereby the first resilient cradle will only engage the rear stock portion. Similarly, the second U-shaped channel is adapted to support the gun in spaced relation from the walls of the case whereby the second resilient cradle will only engage the fore stock portion. At least one lockable strap is preferably provided and is secured to the lower case portion for use in urging the gun into supportive engagement with the first and second cradles when the gun is disposed within the case.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 6, 1996
    Date of Patent: October 21, 1997
    Assignee: Plano Molding Company
    Inventors: John J. Hagemann, James Schumaker
  • Patent number: 4149285
    Abstract: An air support mattress includes elastic upper and lower main support walls interconnected by a multiplicity of ties to restrain separation of the walls by internal air pressure, the upper wall having inner and outer layers with patterns of perforations to provide controlled conformability and air stream flow to support a recumbent patient.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 3, 1978
    Date of Patent: April 17, 1979
    Inventor: Austin N. Stanton