Patents by Inventor Jerry Kuhn

Jerry Kuhn 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: 20100332016
    Abstract: A system and method for trimming flash from the body of a workpiece. The system uses a laser system and a vision system to determine quickly a cut line for removing flash from the workpiece. The method includes the steps of projecting a line of light onto the workpiece that crosses the flash and the body and determining the profile of the line in an image obtained by a vision system. The system and method are capable of dynamically trimming while determining where to cut the flash from the body of the workpiece.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 24, 2010
    Publication date: December 30, 2010
    Inventors: Charles A. Abrams, Jerry Kuhn, Mark W. Handelsman
  • Publication number: 20060053650
    Abstract: A method of manufacturing breadcrumbs, including the steps of forming a mixture, extruding the mixture to form loaves, surface drying the loaves in a first drying step, comminuting the loaves to form particles having a smaller size than the loaves, and further drying the particles in a second drying step to obtain the breadcrumbs.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 13, 2004
    Publication date: March 16, 2006
    Inventors: George Manak, David Neff, Jerry Kuhn, Bruce Crist, Thomas Brummer, Markus Meyer, Markus Mauchle