Patents by Inventor Nobumi Takeda

Nobumi Takeda 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: 4526059
    Abstract: A pedal for a bicycle, which has a pedal body provided with a pair of first and second foot bearing surfaces and displaced at the center of vertical length of the body lower than the axis of a pedal shaft so that the foot bearing surfaces at the pedal body may face always upward, the pedal body also being forwardly extended at the front side thereof to form an extension having a third foot bearing surface.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 30, 1979
    Date of Patent: July 2, 1985
    Assignee: Shimano Industrial Company Limited
    Inventor: Nobumi Takeda
  • Patent number: 4411169
    Abstract: A pedal for a bicycle, which has a pedal shaft supported rotatably to a crank arm, the pedal shaft carrying a frame which is displaced with respect to the axis of the pedal shaft and extends in parallel to the axis thereof. A pedal body is fit onto the frame to be fixed thereto, so that the frame may reinforce the pedal body and bear an unbalanced load applied thereto.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 18, 1979
    Date of Patent: October 25, 1983
    Assignee: Shimano Industrial Company Limited
    Inventor: Nobumi Takeda
  • Patent number: 4381683
    Abstract: A pedal for bicycle adapted to support a toe clip, having a shoe placing portion thereon, near the front treadle face of a pedal body. The pedal body is provided, on its top face, with a front treadle face and a rear treadle face. An engaging and disengaging means is provided on this toe clip to allow the shoe placing portion to enter and leave the front treadle face of the pedal body.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 28, 1981
    Date of Patent: May 3, 1983
    Assignee: Shimano Industrial Company Limited
    Inventor: Nobumi Takeda
  • Patent number: 4302987
    Abstract: A pedal for bicycle adapted to support a toe clip, having a shoe placing portion thereon, near the front treadle face of a pedal body. The pedal body is provided, on its top face, with a front treadle face and a rear treadle face. An engaging and disengaging means is provided on this toe clip to allow the shoe placing portion to enter and leave the front treadle face of the pedal body.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 2, 1979
    Date of Patent: December 1, 1981
    Assignee: Shimano Industrial Company, Limited
    Inventor: Nobumi Takeda