Patents by Inventor Dylan Akinrele

Dylan Akinrele 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: 7296914
    Abstract: A multiple position luminaire is described having the ability to convert to multiple classifications. The luminaire claimed and described has a multiple position mounting surface on the back of the housing, the housing enclosing a lamp which is surrounded by a reflector. The luminaire mounts to a mounting bracket which allows the luminaire to be mounted in a plurality of positions and angles, the bracket engaging the multiple position mounting surface of the luminaire housing to be positioned either in multiple angle face down positions or multiple angle face up positions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 26, 2006
    Date of Patent: November 20, 2007
    Assignee: Genlyte Thomas Group, LLC
    Inventors: Thomas Russello, Dylan Akinrele, David S. Monteiro, Frank L. Locascio
  • Publication number: 20070253192
    Abstract: A rear trim ring for a vandal resistant luminaire having a round front and rear opening, the rear opening mounts flush to the surface onto which the luminaire is installed eliminating pry points between the luminaire and mounting surface, and an annular space between the rear trim ring and a luminaire housing provides room for the rear trim ring to deform upon the application of physical shock absorbing a portion of the shock applied thereto.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 27, 2007
    Publication date: November 1, 2007
    Applicant: GENLYTE THOMAS GROUP LLC
    Inventors: David S. Monteiro, Kenneth W. Biello, Dylan A. Akinrele, Thomas Russello
  • Publication number: 20070253199
    Abstract: A vandal resistant luminaire having an electrical component housing with an outwardly extending rim separating a front portion from a rear portion; the front portion has a gasket ring about a front edge, at least one lamp socket, wiring, and associated electrical components contained therein; a shock absorbing gasket is mounted on the gasket ring and a lens with a rear edge removeably sealed against the gasket by means of a front trim ring that surrounds an outer portion of the lens and an outer portion of the front portion of the electrical component housing. Optionally, the vandal resistant luminaire has a rear trim ring surrounding a rear portion of the electrical component housing having a shock absorbing configuration and a substantially flat rear mating surface eliminating pry points between the vandal resistant luminaire and a surface too which it is mounted. Additionally, the front trim ring may depend about the lens forming a pattern thereon such as a grid pattern or a graphical display area.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 27, 2007
    Publication date: November 1, 2007
    Applicant: GENLYTE THOMAS GROUP LLC
    Inventors: Kenneth W. Biello, Dylan A. Akinrele, David S. Monteiro, Thomas Russello
  • Publication number: 20070253204
    Abstract: A trim ring for a vandal resistant luminaire, the trim ring is disposed about an electrical component housing and a lens and holds the lens to the electrical component housing. The trim ring is designed to protect the luminaire by absorbing physical shock exerted on the luminaire and provide an aesthetic pleasing design. Twist locks depend from an inner annular surface of the trim ring which cooperate with retaining legs on the electrical component housing providing for access to the internal components of the vandal resistant luminaire.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 27, 2007
    Publication date: November 1, 2007
    Applicant: Genlyte Thomas Group LLC
    Inventors: Dylan A. Akinrele, Kenneth W. Biello, David S. Monteiro, Thomas Russello
  • Publication number: 20070253200
    Abstract: A gasket for a vandal resistant luminaire, the gasket is constructed to be disposed between an electrical component housing and a lens wherein the lens is held to the electrical component housing with a front trim ring surrounding an outer portion thereof. The gasket is designed to form a seal between the lens and electrical component housing and absorb physical shock placed on the lens and/or the electrical component housing.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 27, 2007
    Publication date: November 1, 2007
    Applicant: GENLYTE THOMAS GROUP LLC
    Inventors: Thomas Russello, Kenneth W. Biello, Dylan A. Akinrele, David S. Monteiro
  • Publication number: 20020069865
    Abstract: A foldable or collapsible cart for a barbecue grill and cart assembly which includes a frame assembly and first and second folding or collapsible leg assemblies. The leg assemblies are pivotally connected to the frame assembly at opposite ends thereof. The frame assembly mounts a barbecue grill casting. The frame assembly, barbecue casting and first and second folding leg assemblies are preferably preassembled by the manufacturer prior to shipping the barbecue grill and cart assembly. In this manner, less assembly is required on the part of the end user.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 28, 2001
    Publication date: June 13, 2002
    Inventors: Daniel M. Stewart, Michael R. Giebel, Richard Whitehall, Donald R. Lamond, Dylan Akinrele
  • Patent number: 6328083
    Abstract: A grill cover assembly having a generally rectangular main body, a tapered left side portion, attached to the left edge of the main body, a tapered right side portion, attached to a right edge of the main body, and a generally square pocket piece attached to the left side portion. The grill cover provides lightweight and portable protection for a barbecue-type grill. The grill cover assembly can fold into its own built-in pocket for easy and convenient storage.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 13, 1999
    Date of Patent: December 11, 2001
    Assignee: The Coleman Company, Inc.
    Inventors: Robin Esterson, Kristie M. Killen, Donald R. Lamond, Dylan Akinrele, Anna Stern
  • Patent number: 6257229
    Abstract: A foldable or collapsible cart for a barbecue grill and cart assembly which includes a frame assembly and first and second folding or collapsible leg assemblies. The leg assemblies are pivotally connected to the frame assembly at opposite ends thereof. The frame assembly mounts a barbecue grill casting. The frame assembly, barbecue casting and first and second folding leg assemblies are preferably preassembled by the manufacturer prior to shipping the barbecue grill and cart assembly. In this manner, less assembly is required on the part of the end user.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 17, 2000
    Date of Patent: July 10, 2001
    Assignee: Sunbeam Products, Inc.
    Inventors: Daniel M. Stewart, Michael R. Giebel, Richard Whitehall, Donald R. Lamond, Dylan Akinrele
  • Patent number: 6226886
    Abstract: A tape measure having a housing that encloses a coiled tape rule retractably mounted therein. The housing is constructed with an outer coating of a generally soft, resilient, pliant material that extends over a substantial portion of the housing. The tape measure further provides a locking button that is slidably attached to the housing and is adapted to selectively prevent the tape rule from moving with respect to the opening in the housing. The locking button generally includes a central portion that is located adjacent to the peripheral wall and at least one side portion located adjacent to a side wall of the housing. The locking button further includes an outer surface with an outer coating thereon of a relatively soft, skid-resistant material. The tape measure further provides a tape clip attached to a terminal end of the tape rule that includes a friction member made of a generally soft, non-skid material attached to a clip portion of the tape clip.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 6, 1999
    Date of Patent: May 8, 2001
    Assignee: General Housewares Corporation
    Inventors: Donald R. Lamond, Bert D. Heinzelman, Dylan Akinrele, Walter Stoeckmann, Richard Whitehall
  • Patent number: 6216306
    Abstract: A grill cleaning brush and scraper having a replaceable cleaning bristle head with scraper blade. A second handle grip for improved leverage and force application permits more efficient cleaning with less effort. The device also provides a soft-grip handle and curved neck portion for improved comfort during use.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 13, 1999
    Date of Patent: April 17, 2001
    Assignee: The Coleman Company, Inc.
    Inventors: Robin Esterson, Kristie M. Killen, Donald R. Lamond, Paul Lacotta, Dylan Akinrele, Bill Fiebel
  • Patent number: D503929
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 26, 2003
    Date of Patent: April 12, 2005
    Assignee: Cooper Wiring Devices, Inc.
    Inventors: Dylan Akinrele, Benjamin Reed Dewinter, Richard Whitehall, Erik Gouhl
  • Patent number: D553789
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 22, 2004
    Date of Patent: October 23, 2007
    Assignee: Genlyte Thomas Group, LLC
    Inventors: Dylan Akinrele, Thomas Russello
  • Patent number: D553790
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 22, 2004
    Date of Patent: October 23, 2007
    Assignee: Genlyte Thomas Group, LLC
    Inventors: Dylan Akinrele, Thomas Russello
  • Patent number: D555821
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 13, 2006
    Date of Patent: November 20, 2007
    Assignee: Genlyte Thomas Group, LLC
    Inventors: Thomas Russello, Dylan Akinrele
  • Patent number: D556938
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 28, 2006
    Date of Patent: December 4, 2007
    Assignee: Genlyte Thomas Group, LLC
    Inventors: Thomas Russello, Dylan Akinrele