Patents by Inventor Arnold A. Thayer

Arnold A. Thayer 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: 4164301
    Abstract: An improved dispenser preferably having seven compartments that are each identified to correspond to a day of the week. The dispenser compartments are formed by partitions arranged within a flat cylindrical housing, the partitions extending outwardly as spokes from a center area thereof, the housing having at least one groove or track formed around a top lip area thereof for accommodating the edge of at least one circular disk that travels therein, said disk either accommodating another disk in an appropriate recess formed therein, or another disk is arranged to travel in a separate groove or track formed also in the housing top lip area, said disks being sandwiched together both having openings formed therethrough that, when aligned, form a passage to allow pills or the like to pass from within the dispenser, the invention including a safety locking arrangement for maintaining the disks together prohibiting alignment of said openings.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 25, 1977
    Date of Patent: August 14, 1979
    Inventor: Arnold A. Thayer
  • Patent number: D278513
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 5, 1982
    Date of Patent: April 23, 1985
    Inventors: Wade M. Ebeling, Arnold A. Thayer