Patents by Inventor Kevin D. Jackson

Kevin D. Jackson 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: 6128191
    Abstract: The present invention provides a heat sink for use with a heat-generating electrical component. The heat sink comprises a heat-conducting body having first and second opposing edges, and a clamping arm. The heat sink is configured to at least partially support the electrical, heat-generating component. The heat-conducting body further includes a receiving catch coupled to the first edge. The clamping arm has a first end hinged to the heat-conducting body at the second edge and a second end configured to cooperatively engage the receiving catch and maintain the clamping arm in a locked position.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 20, 1998
    Date of Patent: October 3, 2000
    Assignee: Lucent Technologies Inc.
    Inventors: Michael R. Bell, Kevin D. Jackson
  • Patent number: 5087404
    Abstract: A method for molding plastic caps onto preformed metallic shanks, the metallic shanks having a head portion and a leg portion, wherein the leg portion of the shanks are inserted into a carrier member leaving a portion of the head portion elevated from the carrier member. A molding device is thereafter engaged with the carrier member over the head of the shank to form a molding cavity therearound. Plastic is then injected into the mold cavity to surround and encapsulate the head portion. The mold cavity is thereafter open and the completed capped shank is removed from the carrier member. The carrier member can comprise an elongated strip which can be pulled through work stations performing the various forming, inserting and injecting steps in regulated fashion.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 1, 1989
    Date of Patent: February 11, 1992
    Assignee: YKK Corporation
    Inventors: Tim H. Sparrow, Richard L. Harlow, Don Wilder, Kevin D. Jackson
  • Patent number: D330189
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 17, 1990
    Date of Patent: October 13, 1992
    Assignee: Powercube Corporation
    Inventors: Marcus D. Burrow, James D. Burts, Jr., Kevin D. Jackson, Paul A. Jeffries, Clayton L. Sturgeon
  • Patent number: D330541
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 17, 1990
    Date of Patent: October 27, 1992
    Assignee: Powercube Corporation
    Inventors: Marcus D. Burrow, James D. Burts, Jr., Kevin D. Jackson, Paul A. Jeffries, Clayton L. Sturgeon
  • Patent number: D339104
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 15, 1992
    Date of Patent: September 7, 1993
    Assignee: Powercube Corporation
    Inventor: Kevin D. Jackson