Patents by Inventor Nick Brook

Nick Brook 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).

  • Publication number: 20210093487
    Abstract: A press for shaping an absorbent tampon blank into a shaped tampon pledget includes a central cavity arranged and configured to accommodate an absorbent tampon blank having a front portion and a back portion. The main longitudinal axis of the press passes in the middle of the central cavity and a plurality of penetrating dies are arranged radially around the said main longitudinal axis. Each penetrating die has a pressing face on at least a fragment of its side facing the central cavity. The said press comprises at least one cam to actuate the plurality of penetrating dies. Furthermore, the plurality of penetrating dies comprises at least one penetrating die having a pressing face with a first shaped longitudinal profile, and least one penetrating die having a pressing face with a second shaped longitudinal profile.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 16, 2020
    Publication date: April 1, 2021
    Inventors: Nick Brooks, David L. Kimball, Peter Morgan, James Stembridge
  • Publication number: 20210093488
    Abstract: A doming tool for manufacturing absorbent tampon includes a plurality of stations made of devices for shaping a tampon pledget tip, and a hollow mandrel engaging with the stations. The stations are supported by at least one mounting plate.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 16, 2020
    Publication date: April 1, 2021
    Inventors: Nick Brooks, Peter Morgan, James Stembridge, Trevor Whales
  • Patent number: 10099890
    Abstract: Disclosed is an apparatus or device for making knots in a flexible element that engages a medical device, such as an IUD, and associated methods. The knot tying device receives the medical device in a loading element, and then threads the flexible member through an aperture of the medical device using a spooling element. A looping element and knotting element ties the flexible member into a knot. The devices, systems and methods can create a double loop surgeon's knot that are reproducible during the manufacturing process.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 21, 2016
    Date of Patent: October 16, 2018
    Assignee: Medicines360
    Inventors: Rob Deckman, Ian Holland, Matt Sellars, Nick Brooks, Dave Phasey
  • Publication number: 20170029236
    Abstract: Disclosed is an apparatus or device for making knots in a flexible element that engages a medical device, such as an IUD, and associated methods.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 21, 2016
    Publication date: February 2, 2017
    Inventors: Rob DECKMAN, Ian HOLLAND, Matt SELLARS, Nick BROOKS, Dave PHASEY
  • Patent number: D783340
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 3, 2016
    Date of Patent: April 11, 2017
    Assignee: Sunbeam Products, Inc.
    Inventors: Joseph Palermo, Stewart Gordon, Noel Disbury, Mark Skinner, Nick Brook
  • Patent number: D783341
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 3, 2016
    Date of Patent: April 11, 2017
    Assignee: Sunbeam Products, Inc.
    Inventors: Joseph Palermo, Stewart Gordon, Noel Disbury, Mark Skinner, Nick Brook
  • Patent number: D845697
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 26, 2018
    Date of Patent: April 16, 2019
    Assignee: Sunbeam Products, Inc.
    Inventors: Stewart Gordon, Nick Brook, Mark Skinner
  • Patent number: D862149
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 30, 2018
    Date of Patent: October 8, 2019
    Assignee: Sunbeam Products, Inc.
    Inventors: Stewart Gordon, Noel Disbury, Nick Brook, Mark Skinner
  • Patent number: D862966
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 1, 2018
    Date of Patent: October 15, 2019
    Assignee: Sunbeam Products, Inc.
    Inventors: Nick Brook, Austin Laniosz
  • Patent number: D864655
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 24, 2018
    Date of Patent: October 29, 2019
    Assignee: Sunbeam Products, Inc.
    Inventors: Nick Brook, Matthew Johnson, Ryan Heiser
  • Patent number: D878895
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 11, 2018
    Date of Patent: March 24, 2020
    Assignee: Sunbeam Products, Inc.
    Inventors: Nick Brook, Eliott Copier
  • Patent number: D878139
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 2, 2018
    Date of Patent: March 17, 2020
    Assignee: Sunbeam Products, Inc.
    Inventors: Nick Brook, Mark Skinner, Eliott Copier
  • Patent number: D899174
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 13, 2018
    Date of Patent: October 20, 2020
    Assignee: Sunbeam Products, Inc.
    Inventors: Stewart Gordon, Noel Disbury, Nick Brook, Mark Skinner