Patents by Inventor Frederick J. McAnulty, III

Frederick J. McAnulty, III 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: 4858454
    Abstract: A vehicle lock protecting device particularly for protecting automobile door lock, which device comprises a base secured about the lock, the base having a hinged cover and characterized by an opening which fits about the lock. A resilient material, such as a compressible fiber or a foam material within the cover, is placed in a compressive sealing relationship with the face of the lock and across the lock key entrance when the cover is in a closed position. A latch mechanism or permanent magnets in the cover permit opening of the cover for use of the lock and provide the fiber or foam material to be held in a sealing compressible position against the lock surface when the lock is not in use and the cover is in a closed position.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 21, 1988
    Date of Patent: August 22, 1989
    Inventor: Frederick J. McAnulty, III