Patents by Inventor Vince Opaskar

Vince Opaskar 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: 4582576
    Abstract: An aqueous acidic plating bath for electrodeposition of tin, lead or tin-lead alloys on a substrate is described. The plating baths are free of fluoborate and comprise (a) at least one bath-soluble metal salt selected from the group consisting of a stannous salt, a lead salt, or a mixture of stannous and lead salts, (b) at least one alkane sulfonic acid or alkanolsulfonic acid, (c) at least one nonionic, cationic or amphoteric surfactant, (d) an effective amount of at least one primary brightening agent selected from the group consisting of aromatic aldehydes, acetophenones, and carbonyl compounds having the general formulaAr--C(H).dbd.C(H)--C(O)--CH.sub.3 (III)wherein Ar is a phenyl, naphthyl, pyridyl, thiophenyl or furyl group, and (e) an effective amount of a secondary brightening agent selected from the group consisting of lower aliphatic aldehydes and substituted olefins of the formula ##STR1## wherein R.sub.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 26, 1985
    Date of Patent: April 15, 1986
    Assignee: McGean-Rohco, Inc.
    Inventors: Vince Opaskar, Valerie Canaris, William J. Willis