Patents by Inventor Luis Wigoda

Luis Wigoda 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: 4698150
    Abstract: There is disclosed herein a beach trash remover which includes a motorized vehicle having a conventional construction type shovel attached to the front thereof. An opening covered by a screen is provided in the center of shovel to allow the beach sand, containing the trash, to drop back onto the beach thereby leaving the trash within the screened opening portion of the shovel. The screen is held on a frame which is coupled to the shovel through shock absorbers and means are provided to provide a vibrating motion to the screened frame to further aid in returning the sand to the beach. A grader may be attached to the back end of the beach trash remover to cover any tire tracks or otherwise smooth the beach.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 20, 1985
    Date of Patent: October 6, 1987
    Inventor: Luis Wigoda
  • Patent number: 4616632
    Abstract: Disclosed herein is a set of retractors which are coupled by releaseable locks to rods on the side of an operating table. A foot pedal is provided to release the locks and allow the retractors to be repositioned easily and with one hand by the doctor while performing the surgery. The foot pedal may utilize hydraulic fluid to lock or release the movement of the retractors. The joint holding the retractors is also rendered free to rotate to properly position the retractors, when the foot pedal is depressed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 31, 1985
    Date of Patent: October 14, 1986
    Inventor: Luis Wigoda