Patents by Inventor Keith M. Lombardi

Keith M. Lombardi 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: 7389978
    Abstract: A jaw for a bar clamp and a method of using a bar clamp, the bar clamp including a trigger having a first force applying mechanism to apply a first force against the drive lever at a first point on the drive lever that is remote from the bar as the trigger pivots with respect to the main section to provide low mechanical advantage to the drive lever. The trigger also having a second force applying mechanism to apply a second force against the drive lever at a second point on the drive lever that is closer to the bar than the first point as the trigger pivots with respect to the main section to provide high mechanical advantage to the drive lever.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 28, 2006
    Date of Patent: June 24, 2008
    Assignee: The Stanley Works
    Inventors: Stephen Rowlay, Keith M Lombardi, Alisdair Cumming
  • Patent number: 7131642
    Abstract: A jaw for a bar clamp and a method of using a bar clamp, the bar clamp including a trigger having a first force applying mechanism to apply a first force against the drive lever at a first point on the drive lever that is remote from the bar as the trigger pivots with respect to the main section to provide low mechanical advantage to the drive lever. The trigger also having a second force applying mechanism to apply a second force against the drive lever at a second point on the drive lever that is closer to the bar than the first point as the trigger pivots with respect to the main section to provide high mechanical advantage to the drive lever.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 31, 2006
    Date of Patent: November 7, 2006
    Assignee: Stanley Tools and Hardware
    Inventors: Stephen Rowlay, Keith M Lombardi, Alisdair Cumming
  • Patent number: 7111376
    Abstract: A tool includes first and second elongated members, each member having a handle portion at one end and a jaw portion at an opposite end. Intermediate portions of the members are movably coupled to one another. Movement of the handle portions opens and closes the jaw portions. Each jaw portion includes a gripping surface configured to grip a workpiece. A pair of blade members are rigidly secured to the jaw portions, each blade member having a cutting edge.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 16, 2003
    Date of Patent: September 26, 2006
    Assignee: The Stanley Works
    Inventors: Keith M. Lombardi, David Workman, Stephen R. Crosby
  • Publication number: 20040133989
    Abstract: A tool includes first and second elongated members, each member having a handle portion at one end and a jaw portion at an opposite end. Intermediate portions of the members are movably coupled to one another. Movement of the handle portions opens and closes the jaw portions. Each jaw portion includes a gripping surface configured to grip a workpiece. A pair of blade members are rigidly secured to the jaw portions, each blade member having a cutting edge.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 16, 2003
    Publication date: July 15, 2004
    Applicant: THE STANLEY WORKS
    Inventors: Keith M. Lombardi, David Workman, Stephen R. Crosby
  • Patent number: D428785
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 3, 1999
    Date of Patent: August 1, 2000
    Assignee: The Stanley Works
    Inventors: Eduardo Jimenez, Keith M. Lombardi