Patents by Inventor Robert Bruno

Robert Bruno 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: 7458127
    Abstract: A taping knife has a web, a working edge, two side edges, and a handle edge opposite the working edge. The handle is connected to the blade to have an angular orientation relative to the working edge of the blade such that the handle is neither parallel nor perpendicular to the blade working edge.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 22, 2005
    Date of Patent: December 2, 2008
    Assignee: United States Gypsum Company
    Inventors: Robert Bruno, Frank Sterpka, Matthew Earle Myers
  • Publication number: 20080000918
    Abstract: A joint compound container has two opposing end walls, and a body having a generally trough shape formed from two planar side walls separated from one another by a planar floor. The body is affixed to the end walls. Each of the side walls shares a respective common radiused edge with the floor of the container.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 30, 2006
    Publication date: January 3, 2008
    Inventors: Robert Bruno, Matthew Earle Myers
  • Publication number: 20080000546
    Abstract: A hybrid router is disclosed that is capable of operating as a fixed or a plunge router wherein the preferred embodiment thereof comprises a motor assembly that has a housing containing a motor as well as operating handles attached to the housing and operating controls for operating the motor. The motor assembly can be removably installed in either a fixed base assembly or a plunge base assembly. The preferred embodiment has an adjustment knob that is located on the motor assembly that engages depth adjustment mechanisms of either the fixed and plunge base assemblies when the motor assembly is installed in the respective base assemblies.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 6, 2007
    Publication date: January 3, 2008
    Inventors: John Freese, Bjorn Gunderson, Robert Bruno
  • Publication number: 20070017052
    Abstract: A taping knife has a web, a working edge, two side edges, and a handle edge opposite the working edge. The handle is connected to the blade to have an angular orientation relative to the working edge of the blade such that the handle is neither parallel nor perpendicular to the blade working edge.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 22, 2005
    Publication date: January 25, 2007
    Inventors: Robert Bruno, Frank Sterpka, Matthew Myers
  • Publication number: 20050006000
    Abstract: A hybrid router is disclosed that is capable of operating as a fixed or a plunge router wherein the preferred embodiment thereof comprises a motor assembly that has a housing containing a motor as well as operating handles attached to the housing and operating controls for operating the motor. The motor assembly can be removably installed in either a fixed base assembly or a plunge base assembly. The preferred embodiment has an adjustment knob that is located on the motor assembly that engages depth adjustment mechanisms of either the fixed and plunge base assemblies when the motor assembly is installed in the respective base assemblies.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 9, 2003
    Publication date: January 13, 2005
    Inventors: John Freese, Bjorn Gunderson, Robert Bruno
  • Publication number: 20040122731
    Abstract: The present invention provides a method for providing, with respect to a media source, an interactive electronic reproduction of a media object that includes a secondary object appearing in the media source.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 10, 2003
    Publication date: June 24, 2004
    Inventors: Peeter Todd Mannik, Stephen Andrew Hyser, Garland Todd Headrick, David Hansel Whitley, Kristopher Derek Hutchinson, James Edwin Harris, Robert Bruno Mignone
  • Publication number: 20040006509
    Abstract: The present invention provides a system and method for enabling viewers of visual media objects to obtain additional information regarding such objects and child objects therein from interactive representations of the objects on a computer network.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 11, 2003
    Publication date: January 8, 2004
    Inventors: Peeter Todd Mannik, Stephen Andrew Hyser, Kristopher Derek Hutchinson, David Hansel Whitley, Robert Bruno Mignone, Arthur Lee Davis
  • Patent number: D541616
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 22, 2005
    Date of Patent: May 1, 2007
    Assignee: United States Gypsum Company
    Inventors: Robert Bruno, Jason Lind, Matthew Earle Myers
  • Patent number: D549070
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 22, 2005
    Date of Patent: August 21, 2007
    Assignee: United States Gypsum Company
    Inventors: Robert Bruno, Frank Sterpka, Matthew Earle Myers
  • Patent number: D474953
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 2, 2002
    Date of Patent: May 27, 2003
    Assignee: S-B Power Tool Corporation
    Inventors: Paul Santarsiero, Robert Bruno, Christopher Switalski, Robert Pjevach, Todd LiPetri
  • Patent number: D551053
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 29, 2006
    Date of Patent: September 18, 2007
    Assignee: United States Gypsum Company
    Inventors: Robert Bruno, Jason Lind, Matthew Earle Myers
  • Patent number: D476871
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 2, 2002
    Date of Patent: July 8, 2003
    Assignee: S-B Power Tool Corporation
    Inventors: Paul Santarsiero, Robert Bruno, Christopher Switalski, Robert Pjevach, Todd LiPetri
  • Patent number: D553939
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 29, 2006
    Date of Patent: October 30, 2007
    Assignee: United States Gypsum Company
    Inventors: Robert Bruno, Frank Sterpka, Matthew Earle Myers
  • Patent number: D553941
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 1, 2007
    Date of Patent: October 30, 2007
    Assignee: United States Gypsum Company
    Inventors: Robert Bruno, Frank Sterpka, Matthew Earle Myers
  • Patent number: D478488
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 2, 2002
    Date of Patent: August 19, 2003
    Assignee: S-B Power Tool Corporation
    Inventors: Robert Bruno, Christopher Switalski, Robert Pjevach, Todd LiPetri
  • Patent number: D479232
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 22, 2002
    Date of Patent: September 2, 2003
    Assignee: United Parcel Service of America, Inc.
    Inventors: Robert Bruno, Peter Everett
  • Patent number: D565383
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 1, 2007
    Date of Patent: April 1, 2008
    Assignee: United States Gypsum Company
    Inventors: Robert Bruno, Jason Lind, Matthew Earle Myers
  • Patent number: D565921
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 22, 2007
    Date of Patent: April 8, 2008
    Assignee: United States Gypsum Company
    Inventors: Robert Bruno, Frank Sterpka, Matthew Earle Myers
  • Patent number: D490421
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 7, 2003
    Date of Patent: May 25, 2004
    Assignee: United Parcel Service of America, Inc.
    Inventors: Peter Everett, Robert Bruno, Ian Jenkins, Greg Johnson, Frank Gong, Vladimir Yakhnich, Igor Naroditsky, Mark William Foohey, Kimberly Ann Duren
  • Patent number: D589584
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 26, 2008
    Date of Patent: March 31, 2009
    Assignee: SMG Brands, Inc.
    Inventors: Matthew L. Phillips, Philip Nathan, Lynn Briggs, Robert Bruno, Peter J. Everett, Thomas Paul Danniger, Richard Gene Foster, Katie Chapman