Patents by Inventor Joseph J. Sanchez, Jr.

Joseph J. Sanchez, Jr. 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: 5046520
    Abstract: A portable garden hose cart for windably holding a garden hose and for use in transporting the hose between a storage location and a use location. The cart includes a frame made up of a pair of generally vertical frame sides. A reel for windably receiving the garden hose is positioned between the frame sides with the reel including a pair of reel sides and a hose support surface extending between the reel sides. The cart further includes an oulet tube carried by the reel for rotation therewith and an inlet tube mounted in one of the reel hubs so that the inlet tube does not rotate with the reel. The cart further includes a handle assembly of one-piece molded thermoplastic construction. The assembly has a first leg for connection to one of the frame sides, a second leg for connection to the other frame side and a crossbar interconnecting the legs.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 5, 1990
    Date of Patent: September 10, 1991
    Assignee: Suncast Corporation
    Inventors: Joseph J. Sanchez, Jr., Stephen P. Whitehead
  • Patent number: 4648674
    Abstract: The invention relates to an in-line fuseholder which comprises a unitary housing with a cover integral therewith. Two fuse clip insulation displacement contact assemblies are press-fit into the housing. Wire securing mechanisms are provided to facilitate a one-step connection with wires from the exterior. After being closed over the wires, the wire securing mechanisms hold the wires in the housing in a strain-relief fashion. The wire securing mechanisms are also integral with the housing.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 1, 1985
    Date of Patent: March 10, 1987
    Assignee: Allied Corporation
    Inventor: Joseph J. Sanchez, Jr.
  • Patent number: D323916
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 14, 1990
    Date of Patent: February 11, 1992
    Assignee: Suncast Corporation
    Inventors: Joseph J. Sanchez, Jr., Stephen P. Whitehead