Patents by Inventor Paul E. Gregory, Jr.

Paul E. Gregory, Jr. 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: 10463227
    Abstract: A dishwasher having a tub defining a treating chamber, a dish rack, and a spray assembly associated with the dish rack. The spray assembly may include at least one sprayer positioned to spray treating liquid onto dishes received by the rack. The sprayer has two openings and may be movable between a first position and a second position.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 4, 2018
    Date of Patent: November 5, 2019
    Assignee: Whirlpool Corporation
    Inventors: Paul E. Beshears, Jr., David H. Chen, Mark S. Feddema, Deborah L. Gregory, Todd M. Jozwiak, Timothy D. Lee, Antony M. Rappette, Jason A. Sibley, Chad T. VanderRoest, Ameresh B. Viswanathan
  • Patent number: 4517714
    Abstract: A process for making a nonwoven fabric barrier layer that comprises simultaneously ring-rolling to a desired basis weight at least two adjacent plies of hydrophobic microfine fiber webs. The adjacent plies prior to ring-rolling have a cumulative basis weight of from about 1.1 to about 4 times the desired basis weight.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 23, 1982
    Date of Patent: May 21, 1985
    Assignee: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventors: Scott W. Sneed, Bill R. Schwam, Paul E. Gregory, Jr.
  • Patent number: 4504978
    Abstract: A gown sleeve has a zone which extends from a lower end proximate the wrist end of the sleeve to an upper end above the elbow area of the sleeve. The zone comprises an outer layer of base sleeve material, an inner layer of sleeve lining material, and a mid layer of barrier material. The barrier material is a water-repellent, air-porous nonwoven fabric web which is encased between the outer and inner layers. The sleeve zone further comprises a first bond around the sleeve at the lower end of the zone and a second bond around the sleeve at the upper end of the zone. These bonds bond the outer and inner layers to one another while the mid layer is excluded from the bonds.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 29, 1983
    Date of Patent: March 19, 1985
    Inventors: Paul E. Gregory, Jr., Roger N. White
  • Patent number: 4504977
    Abstract: A surgical gown comprises a body covering portion and sleeves, the body covering portion having a front portion and side portions. The front portion has a central operative region having a water impermeable material layer covering the central operative region. Each of the sleeves has a zone comprising a layer of a base sleeve material and a layer of a water-repellant, air-porous nonwoven fabric web. The web provides enhanced water repellency to the sleeve zones compared to that provided by the base sleeve material alone.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 29, 1983
    Date of Patent: March 19, 1985
    Inventors: Mary K. King, Roger N. White, Paul E. Gregory, Jr.