Patents by Inventor Toshiaki Kishi

Toshiaki Kishi 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: 9994281
    Abstract: A handle position-adjustment structure of a straddle type vehicle for improving maintainability improving the appearance of the vehicle. A handle position-adjustment structure of a straddle type vehicle includes a top bridge having fork insertion holes into which a right and left pair of front forks are inserted, and connecting the right and left pair of front forks with each other; a right and left pair of handle holders arranged below the fork insertion holes, and having cylinder portions inserted into the front forks in such a manner so as to be rotatable around axes of the front forks; and an adjustment hole allowing adjustment of the position of the handle holder. The position of the handle holder is adjustable by a position adjustment bolt inserted into the adjustment hole and the top bridge. The position adjustment bolt is oriented in a direction perpendicular to the axis of the front fork.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 27, 2016
    Date of Patent: June 12, 2018
    Assignee: HONDA MOTOR CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Toshiaki Kishi, Dai Takakuwa
  • Patent number: 9975586
    Abstract: A motorcycle with a power unit for reducing the running resistance of a flow of air by effectively straightening the flow of air while ensuring the visibility of a tail light unit. The tail light unit emits light toward the rear of the vehicle and is arranged in a rear cowl which covers a rear part of the body frame at least behind an operator's seat. A straightening plate covers a rear part of a body frame F from below while allowing air flowing from a power unit to the rear to be straightened and discharged to the rear of the vehicle. The straightening plate is fixedly arranged below a rear cowl, which covers the rear part of the body frame from the side and above, behind an operator's seat.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 29, 2016
    Date of Patent: May 22, 2018
    Assignee: HONDA MOTOR CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Takashi Shigihara, Hirotsugu Ueno, Toshiaki Kishi
  • Publication number: 20170036711
    Abstract: A motorcycle with a power unit for reducing the running resistance of a flow of air by effectively straightening the flow of air while ensuring the visibility of a tail light unit. The tail light unit emits light toward the rear of the vehicle and is arranged in a rear cowl which covers a rear part of the body frame at least behind an operator's seat. A straightening plate covers a rear part of a body frame F from below while allowing air flowing from a power unit to the rear to be straightened and discharged to the rear of the vehicle. The straightening plate is fixedly arranged below a rear cowl, which covers the rear part of the body frame from the side and above, behind an operator's seat.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 29, 2016
    Publication date: February 9, 2017
    Applicant: HONDA MOTOR CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Takashi SHIGIHARA, Hirotsugu UENO, Toshiaki KISHI
  • Publication number: 20170001678
    Abstract: A handle position-adjustment structure of a straddle type vehicle for improving maintainability improving the appearance of the vehicle. A handle position-adjustment structure of a straddle type vehicle includes a top bridge having fork insertion holes into which a right and left pair of front forks are inserted, and connecting the right and left pair of front forks with each other; a right and left pair of handle holders arranged below the fork insertion holes, and having cylinder portions inserted into the front forks in such a manner so as to be rotatable around axes of the front forks; and an adjustment hole allowing adjustment of the position of the handle holder. The position of the handle holder is adjustable by a position adjustment bolt inserted into the adjustment hole and the top bridge. The position adjustment bolt is oriented in a direction perpendicular to the axis of the front fork.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 27, 2016
    Publication date: January 5, 2017
    Applicant: HONDA MOTOR CO.,LTD.
    Inventors: Toshiaki KISHI, Dai TAKAKUWA
  • Patent number: 9365253
    Abstract: A technology is provided which can enhance the appearance of a vehicle in terms of a rear portion structure of the vehicle wherein a saddle bag is provided removably. A motorcycle includes a rear fender which covers a rear wheel, a rear cowl which covers a rear portion of the vehicle, and a saddle bag removably attached to the rear cowl and the rear fender. In the motorcycle, saddle bag attachment holes are provided on the rear cowl and the rear fender. When the saddle bag is not mounted on the vehicle, the saddle bag attachment holes are covered with movable members. The movable members are a passenger step and a passenger grip.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 6, 2014
    Date of Patent: June 14, 2016
    Assignee: HONDA MOTOR CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Toshiaki Kishi, Martin Petersson
  • Patent number: 9150265
    Abstract: A rear center cover is disposed in contact with a seat edge portion and a rear end portion of a passenger seat in a tandem seat. A pair of left and right grab rails are disposed overlapping the seat edge portion in a plan view, i.e., disposed overlapping the seat edge portion and the rear center cover from above in such a way as to cover the portion connecting the rear center cover. A rear portion extends to the upper side of a recessed portion. The lower surface of the rear portion is in intimate contact with the upper side. The rear portion covers the portion connecting the rear center cover and the seat edge portion and reinforces the rear center cover.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 20, 2013
    Date of Patent: October 6, 2015
    Assignee: HONDA MOTOR CO., LTD
    Inventors: Toshiaki Kishi, Akira Omae
  • Publication number: 20140263506
    Abstract: A technology is provided which can enhance the appearance of a vehicle in terms of a rear portion structure of the vehicle wherein a saddle bag is provided removably. A motorcycle includes a rear fender which covers a rear wheel, a rear cowl which covers a rear portion of the vehicle, and a saddle bag removably attached to the rear cowl and the rear fender. In the motorcycle, saddle bag attachment holes are provided on the rear cowl and the rear fender. When the saddle bag is not mounted on the vehicle, the saddle bag attachment holes are covered with movable members. The movable members are a passenger step and a passenger grip.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 6, 2014
    Publication date: September 18, 2014
    Applicant: HONDA MOTOR CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Toshiaki Kishi, Martin Petersson
  • Publication number: 20130257115
    Abstract: A rear center cover is disposed in contact with a seat edge portion and a rear end portion of a passenger seat in a tandem seat. A pair of left and right grab rails are disposed overlapping the seat edge portion in a plan view, i.e., disposed overlapping the seat edge portion and the rear center cover from above in such a way as to cover the portion connecting the rear center cover. A rear portion extends to the upper side of a recessed portion. The lower surface of the rear portion is in intimate contact with the upper side. The rear portion covers the portion connecting the rear center cover and the seat edge portion and reinforces the rear center cover.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 20, 2013
    Publication date: October 3, 2013
    Applicant: HONDA MOTOR CO., LTD
    Inventors: Toshiaki Kishi, Akira Omae
  • Patent number: D515985
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 4, 2005
    Date of Patent: February 28, 2006
    Assignee: Honda Motor Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Toshiaki Kishi, Yoshiyuki Ishiguri
  • Patent number: D517956
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 4, 2005
    Date of Patent: March 28, 2006
    Assignee: Honda Motor Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Toshiaki Kishi, Yoshiyuki Ishiguri
  • Patent number: D582318
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 29, 2008
    Date of Patent: December 9, 2008
    Assignee: Honda Motor Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Toshiaki Kishi, Toshio Kurihara
  • Patent number: D590323
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 29, 2008
    Date of Patent: April 14, 2009
    Assignee: Honda Motor Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Toshiaki Kishi, Toshio Kurihara
  • Patent number: D598354
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 4, 2008
    Date of Patent: August 18, 2009
    Assignee: Honda Motor Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Tetsuya Nakazawa, Toshiaki Kishi
  • Patent number: D615001
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 20, 2009
    Date of Patent: May 4, 2010
    Assignee: Honda Motor Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Toshiaki Kishi, Eiji Toriyama
  • Patent number: D628521
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 18, 2009
    Date of Patent: December 7, 2010
    Assignee: Honda Motor Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Toshiaki Kishi, Toshio Kurihara
  • Patent number: D636708
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 31, 2010
    Date of Patent: April 26, 2011
    Assignee: Honda Motor Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Kiyoshi Katagiri, Toshiaki Kishi, Jun Hirose
  • Patent number: D379605
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 28, 1996
    Date of Patent: June 3, 1997
    Assignee: Honda Giken Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Toshiaki Kishi, Kiyoshi Takagi
  • Patent number: D396204
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 2, 1997
    Date of Patent: July 21, 1998
    Assignee: Honda Giken Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Toshiaki Kishi, Yutaka Kawasaki
  • Patent number: D692355
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 16, 2012
    Date of Patent: October 29, 2013
    Assignee: Honda Motor Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Ayumu Tsuji, Toshiaki Kishi, Akira Omae
  • Patent number: D859220
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 13, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 10, 2019
    Assignee: HONDA MOTOR CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Toshiaki Kishi, Kanya Takigawa