Patents by Inventor Tom Guyett

Tom Guyett 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: 7637204
    Abstract: A freshness indicator for a coffee maker having a controller is adapted to initiate the brewing of a quantity of beverage upon receiving a brewing command signal. A timer is adapted to output the time since activation of the timer upon a timer start command signal, and a display is adapted to display the output of the timer. The controller is adapted to output the timer start command signal to the timer at a predetermined time before, during or after brewing.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 26, 2004
    Date of Patent: December 29, 2009
    Assignee: Sunbeam Products, Inc.
    Inventors: Dan Sumser, Tom Guyett, Augusto Picozza
  • Publication number: 20060076341
    Abstract: A pop-up auto-shutoff indicator for a pressing iron includes a signal-activated pop-up switch adapted to provide power to a soleplate heater when the pop-up switch is depressed by the user. An auto-shutoff circuit is adapted to receive an input signal from a motion detector and provide an actuation signal to actuate the pop-up switch upon detecting no motion of the iron for a predetermined period of time and to disconnect power to the soleplate heater.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 8, 2004
    Publication date: April 13, 2006
    Inventors: Gerald Lozinski, Tom Guyett, Carl Dupper
  • Publication number: 20060049166
    Abstract: A home appliance having a casing or housing having one or more sidewalls with at least one of the sidewalls defining a topographical element adapted to removably receive a decorative element.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 25, 2004
    Publication date: March 9, 2006
    Inventors: Augusto Picozza, Tom Guyett, Gregory Holderfield
  • Publication number: 20050188856
    Abstract: A freshness indicator for a coffee maker having a controller is adapted to initiate the brewing of a quantity of beverage upon receiving a brewing command signal. A timer is adapted to output the time since activation of the timer upon a timer start command signal, and a display is adapted to display the output of the timer. The controller is adapted to output the timer start command signal to the timer at a predetermined time before, during or after brewing.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 26, 2004
    Publication date: September 1, 2005
    Inventors: Dan Sumser, Tom Guyett, Augusto Picozza
  • Patent number: D502629
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 26, 2004
    Date of Patent: March 8, 2005
    Assignee: Sunbeam Products, Inc.
    Inventors: Tom Guyett, Karen Korponai
  • Patent number: D523683
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 24, 2004
    Date of Patent: June 27, 2006
    Assignee: Sunbeam Products, Inc.
    Inventors: Tom Guyett, Karen Korponai
  • Patent number: D564283
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 24, 2007
    Date of Patent: March 18, 2008
    Assignee: Sunbeam Products, Inc.
    Inventors: Philip Leung, Carl Betterley, Jen Linnane, Augusto Picozza, Tom Guyett