Patents by Inventor Jason Howell Schneider

Jason Howell Schneider 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: 20020157534
    Abstract: A piston/connecting rod assembly is provided for an internal combustion engine. The piston has a piston pin bore which receives a piston pin. An end of a connecting rod has a connecting rod bore which receives the piston pin, and the wall of the connecting rod bore directly engages the piston pin, without a bushing therebetween. The connecting rod bore is symmetrical, and has a diameter which varies from a smaller uniform diameter central portion to a larger diameter portions at either end thereof. The connecting rod bore also has a profile which is symmetrical about a central plane which is perpendicular to a central axis of the connecting rod bore, and which is elliptical or quasi-elliptical on either side of a central uniform diameter portion.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 25, 2001
    Publication date: October 31, 2002
    Applicant: Deere & Company, a Delaware Corporation
    Inventors: Jason Howell Schneider, Horst Baumann