Patents by Inventor Richard A. Klink

Richard A. Klink 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: 20210068419
    Abstract: A machine for dispensing an individual portion of a frozen dessert may include a cartridge cart having walls forming a cavity having a longitudinal central axis and configured to accommodate a cartridge. The cartridge may include a tube having first and second ends, a nozzle disposed at the first end, and a piston disposed between the nozzle and the second end and configured to slidably move along the tube. The individual portion of the frozen dessert may be contained within the tube between the nozzle and the piston. The machine may also include a plunger, a drive source operably coupled to the plunger and configured to drive the plunger along the central axis, and a support configured to support the first end of the cartridge such that actuating the drive source causes the individual portion of frozen dessert to dispense through the nozzle.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 18, 2020
    Publication date: March 11, 2021
    Inventors: Evan Spirk, Gary Stephan, Richard Klink, Marc Vitantonio, Jason Ertel, David Pehar, Robert Vystrcil, Brad Briscoe, Mark Cipolla, Donald Fuchs, Ben Parker, William Sebastian, Alexander Velet
  • Publication number: 20160229221
    Abstract: A multiprojection device comprising a housing having a first end and an interior, a battery-powered light source held in the interior of the housing such that light from the battery-powered light source travels axially along the interior of the housing towards the first end, a transparency bearing an image and axially aligned with the battery-powered light source in the housing such that light from the battery-powered light source travels axially along the interior of the housing towards the first end through the transparency, and a lens disposed at the first end such that light from the battery-powered light source travels axially along the interior of the housing towards the first end through the transparency and out of the lens, wherein multiple simultaneous instances of the image are projected from the multiprojection device.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 6, 2015
    Publication date: August 11, 2016
    Inventors: Rachel NOTTINGHAM COLOSIMO, Carolyn M. MCNEELEY, Nicholas E. STANCA, Rebecca L. BLICE, James E. SZPAK, Richard A. KLINK
  • Publication number: 20070023300
    Abstract: A bottle cap for universal retrofitting to one of a number of pre-existing beverage containers containing a beverage and having a removed cap and threaded aperture, having at least one container portion for containing at least one dispensable material, a threaded portion for receiving the threaded aperture and creating, when threaded, a water-tight assembly; and a bag containing the dispensable material located in the container portion. Upon screwable attachment of the threaded aperture into the cap, the threaded aperture parses at least a portion of the bag to permit feeding of the material into the beverage. A plurality of such caps is also shown packaged for commercial sale. The material contained in the cap is selected from the group consisting of vitamins, medicaments, teas, flavors, concentrates and water-soluble food material.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 5, 2006
    Publication date: February 1, 2007
    Inventors: Donald Spector, John Nottingham, John Spirk, Jeffrey Kalman, Gary Stephan, Richard Klink, Trevor Jackson
  • Publication number: 20060137998
    Abstract: A bottle cap for universal retrofitting to one of a number of pre-existing beverage containers containing a beverage and having a removed cap and threaded aperture, having at least one container portion for containing at least one dispensable material, a threaded portion for receiving the threaded aperture and creating, when threaded, a water-tight assembly; and a bag containing the dispensable material located in the container portion. Upon screwable attachment of the threaded aperture into the cap, the threaded aperture parses at least a portion of the bag to permit feeding of the material into the beverage. A plurality of such caps is also shown packaged for commercial sale. The material contained in the cap is selected from the group consisting of vitamins, medicaments, teas, flavors, concentrates and water-soluble food material.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 29, 2005
    Publication date: June 29, 2006
    Inventors: Donald Spector, John Nottingham, John Spirk, Jeffrey Kalman, Gary Stephan, Richard Klink
  • Patent number: D459584
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 12, 2001
    Date of Patent: July 2, 2002
    Assignee: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventors: Lawrence A. Blaustein, John R. Nottingham, John W. Spirk, Patrick W. Brown, Robert Dorsey, Richard A. Klink, Shane Vanderlinden
  • Patent number: D459894
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 12, 2001
    Date of Patent: July 9, 2002
    Assignee: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventors: Lawrence A. Blaustein, John R. Nottingham, John W. Spirk, Patrick W. Brown, Robert Dorsey, Richard A. Klink, Shane Vanderlinden
  • Patent number: D459895
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 12, 2001
    Date of Patent: July 9, 2002
    Assignee: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventors: Lawrence A. Blaustein, John R. Nottingham, John W. Spirk, Patrick W. Brown, Robert Dorsey, Richard A. Klink, Shane Vanderlinden