Patents by Inventor Halim Slilaty

Halim Slilaty 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: 5920998
    Abstract: A new tape measure system and a new combination collar-and-tape measuring tool, actually worn by the user, is described. The collar-and-tape measuring tool allows for adjustments to the fitting that befits individual preferences and natural fit selection. The collar-and-tape measuring tool has a front portion of a fake collar (i.e., a half portion of a regular collar). To this front portion is attached a tape measure. Ground zero of the tape begins at the edge portion of the fake half collar, where the measurement point of the loose tape end is attached. The tape has graduated measurement markings disposed on the outside, as is standard with ordinary tape measures. On the inside of the tape is disposed a lining of Velcro.RTM. material, or another type of attaching material forming an adhesive surface. The loose end of the tape is drawn around the neck, meeting the ground zero edge of the half collar. The collar-and-tape tool is then secured by a mating adhesive surface (e.g.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 10, 1997
    Date of Patent: July 13, 1999
    Inventor: Halim Slilaty
  • Patent number: 5163007
    Abstract: The invention features a method for generating custom clothing dimensions. Data is entered into a computer processor. The data represents a set of measurements defining a subject's body size and shape, the subject's clothing style and preference, and the subject's physical characteristics. The subject's physical characteristics may be interpreted from a photograph of the subject. Final dimensions of the clothing are generated as a function of the entered data. The final dimensions are then displayed. Finally, an evaluation of the final measurements and dimensions can be made, based on the subject's history.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 13, 1990
    Date of Patent: November 10, 1992
    Inventor: Halim Slilaty