Patents by Inventor Tyler D. Masters

Tyler D. Masters 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: 10888887
    Abstract: A pressure washer includes a motor configured to drive a pump, a frame having first and second end portions, a handle having first and second end portions, and a rotating joint rotatably coupling the first end portion of the handle to the second end portion of the frame. The rotating joint includes a locking mechanism to selectively lock the position of the handle relative to the frame. The handle rotates between a storage position and an extended position. In the storage position, the second end portion of the handle is positioned near the first end portion of the frame such that the motor and the pump are located within a volume defined by the first and second end portions of the handle and the frame. In the extended position, the second end portion of the handle is spaced apart from the frame.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 13, 2017
    Date of Patent: January 12, 2021
    Assignee: Briggs & Stratton, LLC
    Inventor: Tyler D. Masters
  • Publication number: 20190388923
    Abstract: A pressure washer includes a water pump, a spray gun fluidly coupled to an outlet of the water pump, an electric motor coupled to the water pump to drive the water pump, a battery module configured to provide battery electricity, an electrical plug configured to receive grid electricity from a power outlet, and a power management system electrically connected to the battery module, the electrical plug, and the electric motor. The power management system is configured to selectively provide battery electricity from the battery module and grid electricity from the electrical plug to the electric motor to drive the water pump.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 26, 2018
    Publication date: December 26, 2019
    Applicant: BRIGGS & STRATTON CORPORATION
    Inventors: Joseph Giacalone, Tyler D. Masters, Numan Jan
  • Publication number: 20180281001
    Abstract: Systems and apparatuses include a prime mover, a pump driven by the prime mover, and a sprayer receiving a flow of water from the pump. The sprayer includes a sprayer housing, a first fluid reservoir coupled to the sprayer housing, a second fluid reservoir coupled to the sprayer housing, a chemical selector coupled to the sprayer housing and movable between a first chemical position and a second chemical position, a high pressure selector coupled to the sprayer housing and movable between a high pressure position and a chemical spray position, and a nozzle assembly in communication with the chemical selector and the high pressure selector.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 27, 2018
    Publication date: October 4, 2018
    Applicant: Briggs & Stratton Corporation
    Inventors: Tyler D. Masters, Craig Serio, Kyler Weid
  • Publication number: 20180133729
    Abstract: A pressure washer includes a motor configured to drive a pump, a frame having first and second end portions, a handle having first and second end portions, and a rotating joint rotatably coupling the first end portion of the handle to the second end portion of the frame. The rotating joint includes a locking mechanism to selectively lock the position of the handle relative to the frame. The handle rotates between a storage position and an extended position. In the storage position, the second end portion of the handle is positioned near the first end portion of the frame such that the motor and the pump are located within a volume defined by the first and second end portions of the handle and the frame. In the extended position, the second end portion of the handle is spaced apart from the frame.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 13, 2017
    Publication date: May 17, 2018
    Applicant: Briggs & Stratton Corporation
    Inventor: Tyler D. Masters
  • Patent number: D834269
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 14, 2016
    Date of Patent: November 20, 2018
    Assignee: Briggs & Stratton Corporation
    Inventor: Tyler D. Masters