Patents by Inventor Ulrich H. Eckel

Ulrich H. Eckel 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: 5431397
    Abstract: A new and improved table top soccer game apparatus includes a planar simulated soccer field assembly adapted to be placed on a table top. The simulated soccer field assembly includes four passing zones, a first passing zone, a second passing zone, a third passing zone, and a fourth passing zone. The simulated soccer field assembly includes a first goal area and a second goal area located at opposite ends of the simulated soccer field assembly. A plurality of first players is comprised of a first team and a plurality of second players is comprised of a second team adapted to slide along the simulated soccer field assembly. The first players and the second players adapted to be propelled by a squeezing action between an index finger and a thumb, and a projectile adapted to be slid along the simulated soccer field assembly by is bumped by the propelled first players and the propelled second players. The projectile is in a form of a cylindrical shape.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 11, 1994
    Date of Patent: July 11, 1995
    Inventors: Werner K. Eckel, Ulrich H. Eckel