Patents by Inventor Robert S. Kramer

Robert S. Kramer 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: 20190308918
    Abstract: A method of producing carbon tetrachloride, the method comprising the step of reacting chlorine with chloroform in the presence of electromagnetic radiation within a reaction mixture that includes the chlorine, the chloroform, and carbon tetrachloride, where the concentration of chloroform is less than 5000 ppm by weight relative to the weight of the reaction mixture, where the reaction mixture includes at least stoichiometric levels of chlorine relative to chloroform, where the electromagnetic radiation creates chloride radicals, and where the reaction mixture is well mixed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 30, 2017
    Publication date: October 10, 2019
    Inventors: Robert L. ZELLER, Darrell HOLLIS, Keith S. KRAMER, Brian CALDERWOOD, Rodney L. KLAUSMEYER
  • Publication number: 20190207115
    Abstract: A polymer which has Mn at least 4,000 and comprises polymerized units of a compound of formula NAr1A2A3, wherein Ar1, Ar2 and Ar3 independently are C6-C40 aromatic substituents; Ar1, Ar2 and Ar3 collectively contain no more than one nitrogen atom and at least one of Ar1, Ar2 and Ar3 contains a vinyl group attached to an aromatic ring.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 28, 2016
    Publication date: July 4, 2019
    Inventors: Robert David GRIGG, Liam P. Spencer, John W. Kramer, Chun Liu, David D. Devore, Shaoguang Feng, Jichang Feng, Minrong Zhu, Yang Li, Sukrit Mukhopadhyay, Anatoliy N. Sokolov, Matthew S. Remy, Peter Trefonas, Bethany Neilson
  • Publication number: 20190185077
    Abstract: A vehicle includes a chassis, a suspension system coupled to the chassis, a front axle, a first rear axle, and a second rear axle coupled to the chassis by the suspension system, and a powertrain coupled to the chassis and at least one of the front axle, the first rear axle, and the second rear axle. The powertrain is configured to drive the at least one of the front axle, the first rear axle, and the second rear axle. The chassis, the suspension system, the front axle, the first rear axle, and the second rear axle provide a payload capacity rating of at least 1,750 pounds. The vehicle has an overall width between 60 inches and 80 inches.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 18, 2018
    Publication date: June 20, 2019
    Applicant: Oshkosh Corporation
    Inventors: Chad K. Smith, Robert S. Messina, Chris K. Yakes, Mark J. Charniak, Neil E. DeKarske, Mike A. Koenigs, Michael S. Poetter, Devon C. Palmer, Jesse D. Gander, Jason J. Zuleger, Megan N. Schultz, Troy D. Lind, Michael R. Yanacek, Kevin L. Pennau, Andrew L. Drach, Steve Volkman, Nathaniel J. Harter, Justin N. Rittenhouse, Peter K. Kramer, Annelise L. Kotenberg, Christopher J. Rukas
  • Publication number: 20150088138
    Abstract: A drill bit for drilling through bone may include a fluted portion and a trocar tip disposed at an end of the fluted portion. The trocar tip may include an outer lateral surface that is tapered at an angle ranging from about 5 degrees to about 15 degrees relative to a longitudinal axis of the drill bit.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 24, 2014
    Publication date: March 26, 2015
    Applicant: AETON MEDICAL LLC
    Inventors: Roger S. RANCK, Robert S. KRAMER, Anatoli KRIVORUK
  • Patent number: 8777949
    Abstract: A drill bit for drilling through bone is disclosed. The drill bit comprises an elongated fluted portion that terminates in an end face that is oriented substantially transverse to a longitudinal axis of the fluted portion. The drill bit further comprises a trocar tip protruding from the end face of the fluted portion. The trocar tip comprises a base and terminates in a pointed end. The end face of the fluted portion extends radially beyond and surrounds the base of the trocar tip.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 25, 2012
    Date of Patent: July 15, 2014
    Assignee: Aeton Medical, LLC
    Inventors: Roger S. Ranck, Robert S. Kramer, Anatoli Krivoruk
  • Publication number: 20120330315
    Abstract: A drill bit comprising a trocar tip on an end of a fluted portion is disclosed. The trocar tip may configured to cut through relatively hard bone. The drill bit may also have a fluted portion for cutting through softer bone.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 25, 2012
    Publication date: December 27, 2012
    Applicant: AETON MEDICAL LLC
    Inventors: Roger S. RANCK, Robert S. Kramer, Anatoli Krivoruk
  • Patent number: 8226654
    Abstract: A drill bit comprising a trocar tip on an end of a fluted portion is disclosed. The trocar tip may configured to cut through relatively hard bone. The drill bit may also have a fluted portion for cutting through softer bone.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 4, 2008
    Date of Patent: July 24, 2012
    Assignee: Aeton Medical LLC
    Inventors: Roger S. Ranck, Robert S. Kramer, Anatoli Krivoruk
  • Publication number: 20100145341
    Abstract: A drill bit comprising a trocar tip on an end of a fluted portion is disclosed. The trocar tip may configured to cut through relatively hard bone. The drill bit may also have a fluted portion for cutting through softer bone.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 4, 2008
    Publication date: June 10, 2010
    Inventors: Roger S. Ranck, Robert S. Kramer, Anatoli Krivoruk