Patents by Inventor Shunji Tanaka

Shunji Tanaka 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: 7841639
    Abstract: A utility vehicle comprises plural rows of seats mounted in a vehicle body of the utility vehicle, and an extendable cargo bed positioned behind the seats. The cargo bed includes a bottom wall member having an extended region which is extended forward relative to a cargo accommodating space in an unextended state of the cargo bed. The plural rows of seats include a rear seat having a rear seat seating portion which is rotatably provided on the extended region of the bottom wall member such that the rear seat seating portion is rotatable forward to an upright position. The rear seat seating portion has a bottom plate provided integrally with a bottom surface thereof. In a state where the rear seat seating portion is rotated forward and is in the upright position, the bottom plate of the rear seat seating portion defines a front wall member of the cargo bed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 9, 2008
    Date of Patent: November 30, 2010
    Assignee: Kawasaki Jukogyo Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Shunji Tanaka, Fumio Ichihara
  • Publication number: 20090256388
    Abstract: A utility vehicle comprises plural rows of seats mounted in a vehicle body of the utility vehicle, and an extendable cargo bed positioned behind the seats. The cargo bed includes a bottom wall member having an extended region which is extended forward relative to a cargo accommodating space in an unextended state of the cargo bed. The plural rows of seats include a rear seat having a rear seat seating portion which is rotatably provided on the extended region of the bottom wall member such that the rear seat seating portion is rotatable forward to an upright position. The rear seat seating portion has a bottom plate provided integrally with a bottom surface thereof. In a state where the rear seat seating portion is rotated forward and is in the upright position, the bottom plate of the rear seat seating portion defines a front wall member of the cargo bed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 9, 2008
    Publication date: October 15, 2009
    Applicant: Kawasaki Jukogyo Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Shunji Tanaka, Fumio Ichihara
  • Patent number: D582320
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 5, 2008
    Date of Patent: December 9, 2008
    Assignee: Kawasaki Jukogyo Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Shunji Tanaka, Toshiyuki Nishihara
  • Patent number: D583714
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 12, 2007
    Date of Patent: December 30, 2008
    Assignee: Kawasaki Jukogyo Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Fumio Ichihara, Shunji Tanaka
  • Patent number: D584661
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 3, 2007
    Date of Patent: January 13, 2009
    Assignee: Kawasaki Jukogyo Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Shunji Tanaka, Fumio Ichihara
  • Patent number: D587828
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 5, 2008
    Date of Patent: March 3, 2009
    Assignee: Kawasaki Jukogyo Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventor: Shunji Tanaka
  • Patent number: D588503
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 13, 2007
    Date of Patent: March 17, 2009
    Assignee: Kawasaki Jukogyo Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Shoji Idei, Seiichi Ino, Shunji Tanaka
  • Patent number: D588961
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 5, 2008
    Date of Patent: March 24, 2009
    Assignee: Kawasaki Jukogyo Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Shunji Tanaka, Norikazu Matsumura, Toshiya Furuta, Kiyoto Hiwada
  • Patent number: D588963
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 19, 2007
    Date of Patent: March 24, 2009
    Assignee: Kawasaki Jukogyo Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Takumi Uemoto, Shunji Tanaka, Ryota Obuki
  • Patent number: D590302
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 11, 2008
    Date of Patent: April 14, 2009
    Assignee: Kawasaki Jukogyo Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Shunji Tanaka, Tsutomu Shimizugami, Shuichi Miyanishi
  • Patent number: D594784
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 13, 2007
    Date of Patent: June 23, 2009
    Assignee: Kawasaki Jukogyo Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Fumio Ichihara, Shunji Tanaka
  • Patent number: D598330
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 4, 2008
    Date of Patent: August 18, 2009
    Assignee: Kawasaki Jukogyo Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Shuichi Miyanishi, Shunji Tanaka, Takumi Uemoto
  • Patent number: D605088
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 16, 2009
    Date of Patent: December 1, 2009
    Assignee: Kawasaki Jukogyo Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Shunji Tanaka, Tsutomu Shimizugami, Toshiya Furuta
  • Patent number: D605089
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 16, 2009
    Date of Patent: December 1, 2009
    Assignee: Kawasaki Jukogyo Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Shunji Tanaka, Yu Shibuta, Toshiya Furuta
  • Patent number: D605090
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 16, 2009
    Date of Patent: December 1, 2009
    Assignee: Kawasaki Jukogyo Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Shunji Tanaka, Yu Shibuta, Toshiya Furuta
  • Patent number: D605555
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 28, 2008
    Date of Patent: December 8, 2009
    Assignee: Kawasaki Jukogyo Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Shunji Tanaka, Toshiya Furuta, Kiyoto Hiwada
  • Patent number: D605982
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 16, 2009
    Date of Patent: December 15, 2009
    Assignee: Kawasaki Jukogyo Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Shunji Tanaka, Tsutomu Shimizugami, Toshiya Furuta
  • Patent number: D606457
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 16, 2009
    Date of Patent: December 22, 2009
    Assignee: Kawasaki Jukogyo Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Shunji Tanaka, Toshiyuki Nishihara
  • Patent number: D609151
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 12, 2007
    Date of Patent: February 2, 2010
    Assignee: Kawasaki Jukogyo Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Kaoru Kouchi, Shunji Tanaka
  • Patent number: D622645
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 22, 2009
    Date of Patent: August 31, 2010
    Assignee: Kawasaki Jukogyo Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Fumio Ichihara, Shunji Tanaka