Patents by Inventor Alain GEISER

Alain GEISER has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Patent number: 9345292
    Abstract: The invention relates to an assembly system including first and second parts each including a blind recess and at least one third part including a through hole. According to the invention, the assembly system further includes a permanent securing device including a pin mounted in the through hole of the at least one third part, the pin including, at a first end, a first means of locking one of the first and second parts in its blind recess, and a socket whose external wall includes a second means of locking the other of the first and second parts in its blind recess, and whose internal wall is welded to the second end of the pin in order to join the first, second and at least one third parts to each other with no plastic deformation of the first and second parts.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 21, 2014
    Date of Patent: May 24, 2016
    Assignee: Comadur S.A.
    Inventors: Alain Geiser, Sylvain Boucard
  • Publication number: 20140338398
    Abstract: The invention relates to an assembly system including first and second parts each including a blind recess and at least one third part including a through hole. According to the invention, the assembly system further includes a permanent securing device including a pin mounted in the through hole of the at least one third part, the pin including, at a first end, a first means of locking one of the first and second parts in its blind recess, and a socket whose external wall includes a second means of locking the other of the first and second parts in its blind recess, and whose internal wall is welded to the second end of the pin in order to join the first, second and at least one third parts to each other with no plastic deformation of the first and second parts.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 21, 2014
    Publication date: November 20, 2014
    Applicant: Comadur S.A.
    Inventors: Alain GEISER, Sylvain Boucard
  • Patent number: 8739506
    Abstract: Housing insert for a spacer of a ceramic link for a bracelet, including a housing for receiving a spacer having one end. It includes an external machined portion arranged to cooperate with this housing and an internal machined portion including a substantially cylindrical bearing area, arranged to closely receive this end and having a smaller diameter than that of this end. An equipped link includes such a link and such an insert of this type fixed in this housing. A bracelet including includes a plurality of equipped lateral links into which removably mounted spacers are driven. This bracelet includes intermediate links assembled to pivot freely relative to these spacers or relative to pins pivotably mounted in these equipped links.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 2, 2012
    Date of Patent: June 3, 2014
    Assignees: Montres Rado SA, Comadur S.A.
    Inventors: S├ębastien Bolzt, Sylvain Boucard, Christian Verdon, Alain Geiser
  • Publication number: 20120198885
    Abstract: Housing insert (2) for a spacer (3) of a ceramic link (1) for a bracelet (1000), including a housing (4) for receiving a spacer (3) having one end (9). It includes an external machined portion (6) arranged to cooperate with said housing (4) and an internal machined portion (7) including a substantially cylindrical bearing area (8), arranged to closely receive said end (9) and having a smaller diameter than that of said end (9). Equipped link (10) including a link (1) of this type and an insert (2) of this type fixed in said housing (4). Bracelet (1000) including a plurality of equipped lateral (13) links (10) into which removably mounted spacers (3) are driven. Bracelet (1000) including intermediate links (14) assembled to pivot freely relative to said spacers (3) or relative to pins (12) pivotably mounted in said equipped links (10).
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 2, 2012
    Publication date: August 9, 2012
    Applicants: COMADUR S.A., MONTRES RADO SA
    Inventors: S├ębastien BOLZT, Sylvain BOUCARD, Christian VERDON, Alain GEISER