Patents by Inventor Katsuji Kodera

Katsuji Kodera 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: 4173972
    Abstract: A massaging machine provided with a back-rest frame having projections for massage, which back-rest frame is located in the front of a machine base, said base carrying a mobile frame reciprocally movable in the back and forth directions which permits a massage treatment to be carried out with variable pushing power according to the body-build of a person to be massaged.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 9, 1977
    Date of Patent: November 13, 1979
    Inventor: Katsuji Kodera
  • Patent number: 4085738
    Abstract: An automatic disease-detecting treatment apparatus for the spine comprising a mobile bed which moves in a longitudinal direction on a machine base, an adjustable head-rest at one end of the mobile bed, two adjustable cross-pieces mounted at intervals parallel to the longitudinal direction of the mobile bed, a plurality of pressure rods of an adjustable mounting height which form covered pressure members at the tips, an angular cam which engages with the pressure rods at the rods' lower surface and which moves longitudinally in the direction of the mobile bed's movement, a flexible member fixed at one end to said head-rest of the mobile bed and at the other to the machine base, a plurality of indicator plates on the flexible member arranged in accordance with the positions of human organs. The indicator plates show each of these human organs and a pointer is provided at the angular cam which moves longitudinally at the back of the flexible member.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 4, 1977
    Date of Patent: April 25, 1978
    Inventor: Katsuji Kodera