Patents Assigned to Devon Industries, Inc.
  • Patent number: 4605124
    Abstract: A sterile cover for the handle on a surgical light is comprised of an integrally formed disposable plastic sheath generally in the shape of a unibody hollow cylinder with either a hollow inverse conical-shaped member or a dish shaped member at an open end of the cylinder. An alternative embodiment of the invention relates to an adapter kit having an adapter bushing, an adapter handle for threaded or snap-on attachment to the stud on any of a variety of lighting fixtures and sterile covers to allow the covers to be used on light fixtures having different sizes of handle mounting studs.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 9, 1983
    Date of Patent: August 12, 1986
    Assignee: Devon Industries, Inc.
    Inventors: Dan Sandel, Michael Hoftman
  • Patent number: 4142632
    Abstract: A surgical instrument holder and instrument tip protector device has a base of a non-skid sterilizable material for receiving a surgical instrument positioned thereon and a protective layer formed of a sterilizable resilient material and overlying at least a portion of the base to provide a resilient pouch of sterilizable material into which the tip end of a surgical instrument may be placed for preventing the instrument tip from puncturing a sterile container for the instrument, for preventing damage to the instrument tip, and for protecting a user against injury due to contact with the surgical instrument tip while handling the surgical instrument holder and instrument tip protector device.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 22, 1977
    Date of Patent: March 6, 1979
    Assignee: Devon Industries, Inc.
    Inventor: Dan S. Sandel