Patents by Inventor Michael Reece JENKINS

Michael Reece JENKINS 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: 11141871
    Abstract: A hair guide including a support member detachably couplable to a hair cutting apparatus, and at least two annular hair guiding members each having a central axis and hair guiding elements extending radially relative to the central axis and arranged in an annular hair guiding zone. At least one hair guiding element has an inwardly directed rounded end portion arranged at a distance from the central axis such that, when the support member is coupled to the hair cutting apparatus, the rounded end portion is positioned, in a radial direction relative to the central axis, at least partially inwardly of an inner side wall of an annular cutting zone of an associated cutting unit of the hair cutting apparatus and, in an axial direction relative to the central axis, at a distance from an annular recessed area of a central wall portion of the associated cutting unit.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 2, 2018
    Date of Patent: October 12, 2021
    Assignee: Koninklijke Philips N.V.
    Inventors: Hendrik Klaas Paauw, Luca Iaccarino, Michael Reece Jenkins
  • Publication number: 20210260779
    Abstract: A hair guide (500, 740) for a hair cutting assembly is provided. The hair cutting assembly comprises a cutting unit support member (102, 720) and at least two cutting units (106, 108, 110, 722, 724, 726), wherein each cutting unit has an external cutting member (112, 728) and an internal cutting member which is rotatable relative to the external cutting member about an axis of rotation (x), the external cutting member having an annular cutting zone (114) comprising hair-entry openings (116, 728a) provided at least in a main annular wall (115) of the cutting zone, and wherein each cutting unit is pivotable relative to the cutting unit support member.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 1, 2019
    Publication date: August 26, 2021
    Applicant: Koninklijke Philips N.V.
    Inventors: Hendrik Klaas PAAUW, Michael Reece JENKINS
  • Publication number: 20210146559
    Abstract: A hair guide (200) configured to be detachably couplable to a hair cutting apparatus (100), said hair guide comprising a support member (202) configured to be detachably couplable to the hair cutting apparatus, and at least two annular hair guiding members (206, 208, 210) each having a central axis (y) and a plurality of hair guiding elements (212) having a main direction of extension in a radial direction relative to the central axis and arranged in an annular hair guiding zone extending about the central axis, wherein at least one of the hair guiding elements has an inwardly directed rounded end portion (220) which is arranged at a distance from the central axis such that, when the support member is coupled to the hair cutting apparatus, the rounded end portion is positioned, in a radial direction relative to the central axis, at least partially inwardly of an inner side wall of an annular cutting zone of an associated cutting unit of the hair cutting apparatus and, in an axial direction relative to the cen
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 2, 2018
    Publication date: May 20, 2021
    Inventors: Hendrik Klaas PAAUW, Luca IACCARINO, Michael Reece JENKINS