Patents by Inventor Cody Badger

Cody Badger 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).

  • Publication number: 20200224811
    Abstract: Example aspects of a stent for repairing a pipe and a method for repairing a pipe are disclosed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 31, 2020
    Publication date: July 16, 2020
    Inventors: Clifton Braun, Cody Badger, Karl Halden
  • Publication number: 20200217441
    Abstract: Example aspects of a pipe repair stent, a pipe repair device, and a method for repairing a pipe are disclosed. The pipe repair stent can comprise a sealing layer comprising a flexible and compressible repair material; and a spring, wherein the sealing layer is wrapped around a circumference of the spring; wherein the stent is configurable in an expanded configuration and a compressed configuration, the spring biasing the stent to the expanded configuration.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 13, 2020
    Publication date: July 9, 2020
    Inventors: Cody Badger, Clifton Braun, Adam Tank
  • Patent number: 10641427
    Abstract: Example aspects of a stent for repairing a pipe and a method for repairing a pipe are disclosed. The stent can comprise a spring, the spring defining an outer surface and an inner surface, the inner surface defining a void; and a seal on the outer surface of the spring; the stent configurable in a compressed orientation, wherein the spring is compressed, and an expanded orientation, wherein the spring is expanded.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 24, 2018
    Date of Patent: May 5, 2020
    Assignee: Mueller International, LLC
    Inventors: Clifton Braun, Cody Badger, Karl Halden
  • Patent number: 10627038
    Abstract: Example aspects of a pipe repair device and a method for repairing a pipeline are disclosed. The pipe repair device can comprise a body; a sensor attached to the body for detecting the leak in the pipe; a transport mechanism attached to the body for transporting the pipe repair device along the pipe; and a repair mechanism comprising a repair material for repairing the leak.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 24, 2018
    Date of Patent: April 21, 2020
    Assignee: Mueller International, LLC
    Inventors: Cody Badger, Clifton Braun, Adam Tank
  • Publication number: 20190301657
    Abstract: Example aspects of a stent for repairing a pipe and a method for repairing a pipe are disclosed. The stent can comprise a spring, the spring defining an outer surface and an inner surface, the inner surface defining a void; and a seal on the outer surface of the spring; the stent configurable in a compressed orientation, wherein the spring is compressed, and an expanded orientation, wherein the spring is expanded.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 24, 2018
    Publication date: October 3, 2019
    Inventors: Clifton Braun, Cody Badger, Karl Halden
  • Publication number: 20190093813
    Abstract: Example aspects of a pipe repair device and a method for repairing a pipeline are disclosed. The pipe repair device can comprise a body; a sensor attached to the body for detecting the leak in the pipe; a transport mechanism attached to the body for transporting the pipe repair device along the pipe; and a repair mechanism comprising a repair material for repairing the leak.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 24, 2018
    Publication date: March 28, 2019
    Inventors: Cody Badger, Clifton Braun, Adam Tank