Patents by Inventor Bruce Elliot Kramer

Bruce Elliot Kramer 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: 8944967
    Abstract: A treadmill includes a base, a pair of parallel, spaced rollers rotatably disposed in the base, and an endless belt extending around both rollers, wherein the belt has a width which is large enough to accommodate two treadmill users side-by-side. The two treadmill users can be, for example, two adult people, or an adult person and a dog.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 3, 2002
    Date of Patent: February 3, 2015
    Inventors: Bruce Elliot Kramer, Joy Elizabeth Belin
  • Publication number: 20110287687
    Abstract: A multicolored cleansing bar includes at least one cleansing material, wherein the cleansing bar includes a plurality of layers, wherein the plurality of layers includes at least a red layer, an orange layer, a yellow layer, a green layer, a blue layer, and a purple layer. A method for improving a child's hygiene includes (1) providing a child with a multicolored cleansing bar including a cleansing material and having a plurality of colors, and (2) having the child wash or bathe with the cleansing bar, wherein the child is motivated to wash or bathe with the cleansing bar in order to see the appearance of the cleansing bar change.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 25, 2011
    Publication date: November 24, 2011
    Inventors: Bruce Elliot Kramer, Joy Elizabeth Belin
  • Patent number: 7985720
    Abstract: A multicolored cleansing bar includes at least one cleansing material, wherein the cleansing bar includes a plurality of layers, wherein the plurality of layers includes at least a red layer, an orange layer, a yellow layer, a green layer, a blue layer, and a purple layer. A method for improving a child's hygiene includes (1) providing a child with a multicolored cleansing bar including a cleansing material and having a plurality of colors, and (2) having the child wash or bathe with the cleansing bar, wherein the child is motivated to wash or bathe with the cleansing bar in order to see the appearance of the cleansing bar change.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 27, 2004
    Date of Patent: July 26, 2011
    Inventors: Bruce Elliot Kramer, Joy Elizabeth Belin
  • Publication number: 20090320651
    Abstract: A valve handle turning tool includes a tool handle having at one end thereof a head which is specifically designed to engage a valve handle so that the valve handle can be turned. A method for turning a valve handle to open or close a valve includes fitting a valve handle turning tool over a valve handle and moving the tool to turn the valve handle to open or close the valve, wherein the valve handle turning tool is a valve handle turning tool including a tool handle having at one end thereof a head which is specifically designed to engage a valve handle so that the valve handle can be turned.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 23, 2009
    Publication date: December 31, 2009
    Inventor: Bruce Elliot Kramer
  • Patent number: 6619810
    Abstract: A Halloween treat carrier includes a container having thereon a Halloween design, wherein the Halloween treat carrier includes a glow-in-the-dark material. A pumpkin decorating kit includes (A) a base material containing a glow-in-the-dark material and having a back surface and a front surface, (B) an adhesive layer on the back surface of the base material for adhering the base material to a pumpkin, and (C) a release material to which the base material is attached via the adhesive layer and from which the base material together with the adhesive layer can be released upon use, wherein the front surface of the base material containing glow-in-the-dark material can provide a jack-o'-lantern appearance on the pumpkin. A method for decorating a pumpkin includes providing a jack-o'-lantern appearance with a base material containing glow-in-the-dark material and having an adhesive thereon, and adhering the base material containing glow-in-the-dark material to a pumpkin via the adhesive.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 29, 2000
    Date of Patent: September 16, 2003
    Inventors: Bruce Elliot Kramer, Joy Elizabeth Belin
  • Publication number: 20030125164
    Abstract: A treadmill includes a base, a pair of parallel, spaced rollers rotatably disposed in the base, and an endless belt extending around both rollers, wherein the belt has a width which is large enough to accommodate two treadmill users side-by-side. The two treadmill users can be, for example, two adult people, or an adult person and a dog.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 3, 2002
    Publication date: July 3, 2003
    Inventors: Bruce Elliot Kramer, Joy Elizabeth Belin
  • Publication number: 20020085369
    Abstract: A Halloween treat carrier includes a container having thereon a Halloween design, wherein the Halloween treat carrier includes a glow-in-the-dark material. A pumpkin decorating kit includes (A) a base material containing a glow-in-the-dark material and having a back surface and a front surface, (B) an adhesive layer on the back surface of the base material for adhering the base material to a pumpkin, and (C) a release material to which the base material is attached via the adhesive layer and from which the base material together with the adhesive layer can be released upon use, wherein the front surface of the base material containing glow-in-the-dark material can provide a jack-o'-lantern appearance on the pumpkin. A method for decorating a pumpkin includes providing a jack-o'-lantern appearance with a base material containing glow-in-the-dark material and having an adhesive thereon, and adhering the base material containing glow-in-the-dark material to a pumpkin via the adhesive.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 29, 2000
    Publication date: July 4, 2002
    Inventors: Bruce Elliot Kramer, Joy Elizabeth Belin