Patents Assigned to Pressix Technologies, LLC
  • Publication number: 20080272127
    Abstract: An assembly includes an outer container. The outer container has a top rim defining a mouth of the outer container, and the outer container defines a side opening in a wall thereof. The assembly also includes an interior container. The interior container includes a bag engaging member. The interior container is located within the outer container such that the engaging member covers the side opening in the outer container. The bag engaging member is configured to receive and retain a pliable liner that is disposed within the interior container. The bag engaging member is an insert that is located within an opening in a wall of the interior container or, alternatively, is formed in a wall of the interior container.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 11, 2008
    Publication date: November 6, 2008
    Applicant: Pressix Technologies, LLC
    Inventors: Ian D. Kovacevich, Daniel Lee Bizzell, Matthew Blake Wynn, Thomas J. Philpott
  • Publication number: 20080264950
    Abstract: A trashcan assembly includes a trashcan container and an attachment member. The attachment member is received on a rim of the trashcan container. The attachment member includes at least one bag engaging member. The bag engaging member is formed in a wall of the attachment member or, alternatively, is an insert that is located within an opening in a wall of the attachment member.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 23, 2008
    Publication date: October 30, 2008
    Applicant: Pressix Technologies, LLC
    Inventors: Ian D. KOVACEVICH, Daniel Lee Bizzell, Matthew Blake Wynn, Thomas J. Philpott
  • Publication number: 20080264948
    Abstract: An insert for placement in an opening of a trashcan assembly includes a plurality of resilient, flexible fingers that define a passageway and that are configured to receive and retain a portion of a pliable liner that is extended through the passageway. The insert may be round or elliptical. The fingers define an open space there between in the shape of an “X”. Furthermore, each finger may include a portion thereof that extends in a first direction and then curves back to extend in a generally opposite direction. In this regard, each finger may be “L” shaped, “J” shaped, or “T” shaped. The insert further may include a circumferentially extending channel that fully encircles a circumferential periphery of the insert. Each finger is resilient and flexible and returns to an initial position after being deflected when a portion of a liner is inserted through the passageway.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 23, 2008
    Publication date: October 30, 2008
    Applicant: Pressix Technologies, LLC
    Inventors: Ian D. Kovacevich, Daniel Lee Bizzell, Matthew Blake Wynn, Thomas J. Philpott
  • Publication number: 20080257891
    Abstract: An assembly includes a container having a top rim defining a mouth of the container and an attachment member that is attached to and extends around the rim of the container. The container defines a side opening into an interior of the container from an exterior of the container. The attachment member includes a bag engaging member located in covering relation to the side opening.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 23, 2008
    Publication date: October 23, 2008
    Applicant: Pressix Technologies, LLC
    Inventors: Ian D. Kovacevich, Daniel Lee Bizzell, Matthew Blake Wynn, Thomas James Philpott
  • Publication number: 20080257889
    Abstract: A trashcan assembly includes a container having a peripheral wall forming an interior space for receipt of a pliable liner therein. The peripheral wall surrounds and defines an opening in the container. An insert is received within the opening and is secured to the peripheral wall. The insert includes a liner engaging member defining a passageway into the interior space of the container. The liner engaging member includes a plurality of resilient, flexible fingers that are collectively configured to receive and retain a portion of a pliable liner that is extended through the passageway.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 23, 2008
    Publication date: October 23, 2008
    Applicant: Pressix Technologies, LLC
    Inventors: Ian D. Kovacevich, Daniel Lee Bizzell, Matthew Blake Wynn, Thomas James Philpott
  • Publication number: 20080257890
    Abstract: An assembly includes a container having a side opening and an insert located within the side opening. The insert includes a liner retention member that retains a liner that is disposed within the container. The insert also includes a peripheral channel that extends around the insert. A portion of a wall defining the side opening of the container is received within the peripheral channel of the insert such that the insert is secured within the side opening of the container.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 23, 2008
    Publication date: October 23, 2008
    Applicant: Pressix Technologies, LLC
    Inventors: Ian D. Kovacevich, Daniel Lee Bizzell, Matthew Blake Wynn, Thomas James Philpott
  • Patent number: 7404499
    Abstract: A trashcan assembly includes a container having a bottom wall and a peripheral wall extending upwardly from said bottom wall, a rim of said peripheral wall defining an opening extending into said container; and a bag engaging member located in an area of said peripheral wall The bag engaging member includes a housing separate from said peripheral wall, said housing having a surface that is generally parallel to a plane of said peripheral wall in said area and is configured for receiving a portion of a trash bag for securing the trash bag to an outer surface of said peripheral wall. A trash bag may be extended over said rim and secured to said peripheral wall with said bag engaging member.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 19, 2006
    Date of Patent: July 29, 2008
    Assignee: Pressix Technologies, LLC
    Inventor: Franklin M. Ramsey
  • Publication number: 20080011910
    Abstract: A trashcan includes a trash bag that has a top end that defines a mouth and a body having a surrounding wall and a top edge that defines a mouth. A bag engaging portion is formed in the surrounding wall proximate the top edge of the body. The bag engaging portion is at least substantially aligned with a surface of said surrounding wall. A portion of the trash bag is inserted through the bag engaging portion of the body. The bag engaging portion includes a plurality of at least four fingers extending away from a center of the bag engaging portion, and the fingers do not include pointed ends all converging toward a common point.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 17, 2007
    Publication date: January 17, 2008
    Applicant: PRESSIX TECHNOLOGIES, LLC
    Inventor: Franklin Ramsey
  • Publication number: 20080011754
    Abstract: A trashcan assembly includes a trashcan container and a pliable trashcan liner. The container has a bottom wall and a peripheral wall extending upwardly from the bottom wall, and a rim of the peripheral wall defines an opening into the container. The liner extends within an interior of the trashcan and serves as a liner to the interior of the trashcan container. The trashcan container includes a liner engaging portion located in an area of the peripheral wall that is at least substantially aligned with the peripheral wall surface. The liner engaging portion includes an aperture and a plurality of fingers extending away from the aperture. A portion of the liner extends through the aperture of the liner engaging portion and is disposed in frictional engagement with the fingers. Only the portion of the liner extending through the aperture secures the liner from slipping into the trashcan container.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 17, 2007
    Publication date: January 17, 2008
    Applicant: PRESSIX TECHNOLOGIES, LLC
    Inventor: Franklin Ramsey
  • Patent number: 7243811
    Abstract: A trashcan assembly includes a container having a bottom wall and a peripheral wall extending upwardly from the bottom wall, a rim of the peripheral wall defining an opening extending into the container; and a bag engaging member located in an area of the peripheral wall. The bag engaging member is generally coplanar with the peripheral wall in the area and is configured for receiving a portion of a trash bag for securing the trash bag to an outer surface of the peripheral wall. A trash bag may be extended over the rim and secured to the peripheral wall with the bag engaging member.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 19, 2006
    Date of Patent: July 17, 2007
    Assignee: Pressix Technologies, LLC
    Inventor: Franklin M. Ramsey
  • Publication number: 20070034334
    Abstract: A trashcan includes a container having a base and a peripheral wall extending upwardly from the base forming an interior space for receipt of a trash bag therein; and a trash bag retention member disposed on the peripheral wall, the retention member defining a passageway into the interior space of the container and comprising a plurality of resilient, flexible fingers configured to receive and retain therebetween a portion of a trash bag. Each finger includes a portion thereof that extends away from the peripheral wall. Each finger is “bent” and extends away from the peripheral wall. A finger may extend away from the peripheral wall on the exterior of the container, away from the peripheral wall on the interior of the container, or both. A method of making the trashcan includes injection molding the container and the retention member separately or, alternatively, together.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 19, 2006
    Publication date: February 15, 2007
    Applicants: BOUNCING BRAIN PRODUCTIONS SUBSIDIARY 2, LLC, Pressix Technologies, LLC
    Inventors: Franklin Ramsey, Matthew Wynn, Daniel Bizzell, Tom Philpott, Ian Kovacevich