Attachments Patents (Class 2/160)
  • Patent number: 10555789
    Abstract: A glove may be formed of a polymer and include one or more pads over the back side of one or more distal finger joints. The glove may optionally be lubricated, sterile, reversible and/or disposable, and may incorporate indicia indicating the location of the pads. The pads may provide protection from, e.g., repetitive stresses in tapping vials or syringes in medical examination, surgery, laboratory procedures, or other clinical contexts.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 21, 2017
    Date of Patent: February 11, 2020
    Inventor: Latesha Simone Powell
  • Patent number: 10502836
    Abstract: An information display system for a golfer in which a display module in wireless communication with an electronic device, such as a mobile phone with a golf GPS application, is worn by a golfer on the back of a golf glove, so that the golfer can very conveniently check on the golfer's distance to various targets on the golf course. The display module is removeably attached to the glove by at least one releasable connection, such a threaded fastener and/or a magnet.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 22, 2016
    Date of Patent: December 10, 2019
    Assignee: ZERO FRICTION, LLC
    Inventor: John R. Iacono
  • Patent number: 10376003
    Abstract: A material for a glove, in particular a goalkeeper glove, comprises a carrier layer, a first material layer and at least one second material layer, wherein the first material layer and the at least one second material layer are applied to the carrier layer alongside one another such that the first material layer and the at least one second material layer immediately adjoin one another in a transition region. Furthermore, a glove, in particular a goalkeeper glove, comprises an inside hand part and an outside hand part, wherein the inside hand part and the outside hand part are joined together by stitching either directly or by way of a gusset arranged between the inside hand part and outside hand part, wherein at least the inside hand part of the glove is produced from such a material.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 21, 2016
    Date of Patent: August 13, 2019
    Inventor: Peter Hochmuth
  • Patent number: 10372210
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to a device in the form of a glove for receiving and transmitting information using Braille comprising contact groups, and to a method for receiving and transmitting information using said device by visually, hearing and voice-impaired people. The device is made of, for example, textile material and comprises contact groups which, when put in contact with each other, generate and transmit signals defined as raised dots in Braille, and vibration signal devices used for receiving signals defined as raised dots in Braille. The device may comprise a control unit for analysis and conversion of data as well as transmitting and receiving signals connected by wires to the contact groups and vibration signal devices. The method for receiving and transmitting information is performed using the device connected to a computer or smartphone having software installed for converting Braille characters into the alphabet or voice and backwards.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 20, 2018
    Date of Patent: August 6, 2019
    Inventor: Fedor Valentinovich Belomoev
  • Patent number: 10271583
    Abstract: A bib having a first layer of a filmic impermeable material on a front of the bib having a first body portion and upwardly extending flaps, a third layer of filmic impermeable material on a rear of the bib, where the first and third layers are joined at their perimeter edges, forming a shallow cavity. The bib has a neck ring. Below the neck ring, the shallow cavity has a top horizontal opening and a bottom horizontal opening in the first body portion. A second layer, which is an absorbent material, shaped into an adjustable loop, loops through the openings, the shallow cavity, and down the front of the bib. When the outer section of the loop becomes soiled, the soiled section can be rotated into the shallow cavity, simultaneously exposing an unsoiled section of the loop, providing a refreshed unsoiled outer section.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 2, 2017
    Date of Patent: April 30, 2019
    Inventors: Carole Lynn Geter, Latisha Mays
  • Patent number: 10098394
    Abstract: A pair of protective gloves each glove having a glove body with finger portions that can be preselectively webbed together or each finger can be kept separated. The gloves are capable of withstanding heat, cold, puncture, shock and other similar hazards. One of the gloves includes an engagement member such as a magnetic member on the inner wrist portion of the glove that cooperates with an anchoring member on the inner wrist portion of the opposite glove that can be made of a ferromagnetic material to attract both gloves to each other. Once attracted a user can use a lip on the anchoring member to leverage his hands out of the gloves, thereby preventing the user from having to come in contact with the outside of the glove bodies when donning and doffing the gloves. Either or both glove assemblies can include a lighting assembly mounted thereon that provide illumination and visibility to a user desired work area.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 21, 2016
    Date of Patent: October 16, 2018
    Inventor: Alfredo Infante
  • Patent number: 10085496
    Abstract: A compartmentalized hand warmer including one or more of a first flexible panel joined in face contacting relation to a second flexible panel and configured to have a compartment adapted to receive a warming element, a first annular element coupled to the first flexible panel, and a second annular element coupled to the first flexible panel in opposed relation to the first annular element.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 13, 2017
    Date of Patent: October 2, 2018
    Inventor: John Ledingham
  • Patent number: 10080397
    Abstract: An esthetic apparatus and method for use in the application of cosmetics is disclosed herein. The esthetic apparatus includes an elongate member that can be at least partially wrapped around the hand, wrist, and/or arm of a user. A palette for holding an esthetic product can also be coupled to the esthetic apparatus.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 15, 2015
    Date of Patent: September 25, 2018
    Assignee: Lash Wrap, LLC
    Inventor: Malaena Kelson
  • Patent number: 10021925
    Abstract: A thermally and/or electrically insulative glove includes an outer back surface of molded silicone. A retainer is integrally molded with the glove body on the outer back surface to define a retainer cavity between the retainer and the outer back surface. The retainer cavity has a light opening and an access opening and is sealed by the outer back surface from the interior of the glove. A self-contained lamp is positionable in the retainer cavity through the light opening. an ON/OFF pushbutton switch is provided on the body of the self-contained lamp. The retainer includes a flexible wall with a protrusion, the protrusion being aligned with the on/off pushbutton switch with the lamp fully positioned in the retainer cavity.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 10, 2017
    Date of Patent: July 17, 2018
    Assignee: MASTRAD, S.A.
    Inventor: Mathieu Lion
  • Patent number: 10012378
    Abstract: In another implementation, a signaling apparatus includes a glove that is configured to be worn on a hand of a user; a first light source that extends along and is affixed to at least a portion of a lateral side of the glove, the lateral side of the glove corresponding to a lateral side of the user's hand that includes, at least, the user's fifth digit, fifth metacarpal, and ulna bone; and a second light source that extends along and is affixed to at least a portion of a medial side of the glove, the medial side of the glove corresponding to a medial side of the user's hand that includes, at least, the user's radial bone and one or more of: (i) the user's first metacarpal and first digit, and (ii) the user's second metacarpal and second digit.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 22, 2017
    Date of Patent: July 3, 2018
    Inventor: Benjamin M. Wilson
  • Patent number: 10004282
    Abstract: A surgical glove tape comprises an elongate strip of material, an adhesive, and a release liner. In particular, the elongate strip of material is comprised of a combination of cotton and spandex. The elongate strip of material has a first major surface and a second major surface. Moreover, the elongate strip of material is further characterized by a tab section extending from a first end of the elongate strip of material, and a taping section extending from the tab section. The adhesive coats the second major surface of the elongate strip of material within the taping section of the elongate strip of material. The release liner overlies the adhesive.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 12, 2016
    Date of Patent: June 26, 2018
    Inventors: Jamal Taha, Assad Taha
  • Patent number: 9999266
    Abstract: A gripping exercising glove contains an internal support structure, an internal plurality of fastening straps, a traction strip on face. Weight may be attached to glove by the plurality of fastening straps allowing user to perform various exercises without gripping. The internal structure contains an adjustable palm band; an adjustable wrist band; each wraps around and is attached to hand; at the palm and above wrist regions. The two bands are connected by the internal face stabilizing strap and the internal back stabilizing strap. The plurality of fastening straps is laterally and perpendicularly connected to the adjustable palm band, positioned on the inside of the palm. The glove contains a palm side, with plurality of paired slits and wrist opening. These slits traverse the palm side. The support structure is positioned and attached within the with the plurality of fastening straps traversing these paired slits.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 12, 2014
    Date of Patent: June 19, 2018
    Inventor: Donovan Basil Harris
  • Patent number: 9968179
    Abstract: A disposable sheet dispensing system may include a removable refillable cartridge having a disposable sheet. The disposable sheet dispensing system may include an elongate tubular body having a first end and a second end configured to receive the removable refillable cartridge. The disposable sheet dispensing system may include a fastener proximate the first end of the elongate tubular body. The disposable sheet dispensing system may include a longitudinal slit formed in the elongate tubular body between the first end and the second end configured to dispense disposable sheets from the removable refillable cartridge. The first end and the second end of the elongate tubular body may be configured to be fastened together. The fastener may be configured to selectively adjust the length of the elongate tubular body when the first and second ends are fastened together such that the holder may be adjustably worn by a user.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 31, 2016
    Date of Patent: May 15, 2018
    Inventors: Akshay Avnissh Patel, Krish Avnissh Patel
  • Patent number: 9912366
    Abstract: A method and apparatus for managing a mobile phone. In one illustrative example, an apparatus comprises a garment having a glove-type shape, a pocket attached to a side of the garment, and a receptacle for holding a mobile device that has a touchscreen. The receptacle is attached to the garment through the pocket. The receptacle is comprised of a material that enables a user to interact with the touchscreen of the mobile device.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 2, 2017
    Date of Patent: March 6, 2018
    Inventor: James Vincent Sullivan
  • Patent number: 9905207
    Abstract: The invention relates to a device for producing musical data, which includes a glove equipped with touch sensors and a terminal device. In the glove there are touch sensors in at least two rows the format of a selected musical scale, which touch sensors are arranged to be pushed with a finger of the other hand, connection means for connecting the touch sensors to a selected terminal device in order to produce musical data according to the format. The touch sensors are arranged in such a way that in an order from the index finger to the little finger, the tips of the fingers correspond to the consecutive notes of a first octave C, D, E, F, so that the semitone E-F is located between the ring finger and the little finger.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 13, 2017
    Date of Patent: February 27, 2018
    Assignee: TACTION ENTERPRISES INC.
    Inventors: Jukka Louhivuori, Esa Viirret
  • Patent number: 9901130
    Abstract: A fitness support and storage accessory has a glove and a sleeve for supporting a user's hand and forearm, respectively, while working out and a plurality of storage compartments for securing everyday items. The glove has a sleeve connector, while the sleeve has a glove connector; the sleeve connector and the glove connector allowing the glove to be removably attached to the sleeve. The plurality of storage compartments is integrated into both the glove and the sleeve, having a card holder, a phone holder, and a pouch. The card holder is integrated into the glove, while the phone holder and the pouch are integrated into the sleeve. Each of the plurality of storage compartments has a compartment closure to secure the items positioned within. The glove has a hand portion that can be configured as a fingerless glove for weightlifting or as a boxing glove.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 29, 2015
    Date of Patent: February 27, 2018
    Inventor: Ian Morris
  • Patent number: 9891821
    Abstract: A method for controlling a control region on a display screen of a computerized system is presented. The method includes obtaining data from a touchpad. The data is associated with a position of a portion of the hand of a user when the user operates the touchpad. The method includes transmitting the data from the touchpad to the computerized device and analyzing the data in accordance with a model of a human hand. In certain embodiments, the method includes identifying different sets of virtual keys to be associated with the different fingers of the user's hand and generating a control region comprising the sets of virtual keys. In some embodiments, the method may include displaying the control region in a position on the display screen in accordance with a position of one or more fingers of the user's hand on the touchpad.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 19, 2014
    Date of Patent: February 13, 2018
    Assignee: Handscape Inc.
    Inventor: Tong Luo
  • Patent number: 9756885
    Abstract: The relay race gloves are provided to each runner participating in the relay race. That being said, there are a plurality of relay race gloves included, and each relay race glove is able to detect the presence of one another via a contact sensor. The contact sensor is ideally provided on a palm surface of the respective relay race glove such that during a relay race the two runners would simply touch each others hands in a manner consistent with a palm-to-palm clap in order for the contact sensors to detect one another, and initiate an alarm sequence. Each relay race glove includes a processing member that is wired to the contact sensor. The processing member is also wired to a transmitter, a receiver, a powering member, and a speaker.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 24, 2016
    Date of Patent: September 12, 2017
    Inventors: Byron Williams, Darryl Lewis
  • Patent number: 9737101
    Abstract: Provided is a glove comprising an outer shell comprising a back portion; and a mirror secured to the back portion at one or more points, where the mirror can be adjusted to a plurality of positions on the back portion.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 18, 2015
    Date of Patent: August 22, 2017
    Inventor: Jeffrey Jacque
  • Patent number: 9730567
    Abstract: A cleaning glove is provided. The cleaning glove is made of leather and may be tanned. The cleaning glove includes an outside surface and an inside surface. The inside surface is formed to receive a hand of a user. The body portion may further include a first side forming a thumb portion and a second side opposite the first side. The present invention includes at least a first side scraper attached to the second side of the body portion. The side scraper includes a rigid material.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 17, 2014
    Date of Patent: August 15, 2017
    Inventor: James Ryan Rimoshytus
  • Patent number: 9713757
    Abstract: A golf glove employing a cleaning member includes a palm portion and an opposing back portion having an opening for receiving the cleaning member. The cleaning member may be fixedly connected to the back portion of the glove. A flap member attached to the back portion of the glove is positionable between a closed position, in which the flap member overlays at least a portion of the cleaning member, and an open position, in which the flap member is displaced from the back portion of the glove to provide access to the cleaning member.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 9, 2014
    Date of Patent: July 25, 2017
    Assignee: RMS GLOVE, LLC.
    Inventors: Matthew Nicholas Wiseman, Staci Lynn Hayman
  • Patent number: 9692474
    Abstract: A method and apparatus for managing a mobile phone. In one illustrative example, an apparatus comprises a garment having a glove-type shape, a pocket attached to a side of the garment, and a receptacle for holding a mobile device that has a touchscreen. The receptacle is attached to the garment through the pocket. The receptacle is comprised of a material that enables a user to interact with the touchscreen of the mobile device.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 12, 2016
    Date of Patent: June 27, 2017
    Inventor: James Vincent Sullivan
  • Patent number: 9657935
    Abstract: In another implementation, a signaling apparatus includes a glove that is configured to be worn on a hand of a user; a first light source that extends along and is affixed to at least a portion of a lateral side of the glove, the lateral side of the glove corresponding to a lateral side of the user's hand that includes, at least, the user's fifth digit, fifth metacarpal, and ulna bone; and a second light source that extends along and is affixed to at least a portion of a medial side of the glove, the medial side of the glove corresponding to a medial side of the user's hand that includes, at least, the user's radial bone and one or more of: (i) the user's first metacarpal and first digit, and (ii) the user's second metacarpal and second digit.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 23, 2014
    Date of Patent: May 23, 2017
    Inventor: Benjamin M. Wilson
  • Patent number: 9647887
    Abstract: A system can include a mobile computing device and a wearable computing device. The wearable computing device can include a sensor that outputs an indication that the wearable computing device is not being worn. Responsive to receiving the indication that the wearable computing device is being not being worn, one or both of the devices can be operable to change an access mode of computing environment provided by the respective device from an increased access mode to a reduced access mode.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 6, 2015
    Date of Patent: May 9, 2017
    Assignee: Google Inc.
    Inventor: Daniel Aminzade
  • Patent number: 9594443
    Abstract: For wearable device authentication and operation, code authenticates the wearable device to an electronic device. In addition, the code performs a wearable device operation in response to an operation command from the electronic device.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 26, 2014
    Date of Patent: March 14, 2017
    Assignee: Lenovo (Singapore) PTE. LTD.
    Inventors: Russell Speight VanBlon, Alan Ladd Painter, Axel Ramirez Flores, Jennifer Greenwood Zawacki
  • Patent number: 9521868
    Abstract: A manufacturing method uses a main body piece formed of an elastic fabric material and having a first portion having a first end, a second portion having a second end opposite the first end, and two side ends extending between the first and second ends. A bonding material is placed in contact with the first and/or second portions, arranged in lines extending in a direction between the first and second ends. The lines are spaced from each other in a second direction extending between the side ends. The main body piece is folded so that the first portion confronts the second portion, defining a fold line, where the bonding material is positioned between the first and second portions. The folded main body piece is then heat pressed and bent so the side ends are connected together to form a band having a tubular body defining a central passage.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 19, 2015
    Date of Patent: December 20, 2016
    Assignee: NIKE, Inc.
    Inventors: Jamian R. Cobbett, Monica Judge, Summer Schneider, Kevin C. Sze, Ariana B. Manesh, Simon Quay, Bill Webb, Quin Fitzgerald
  • Patent number: 9495351
    Abstract: The research comprised within this document validates that the parameters and features of sign language can be written within the constraints of the symbols and characters located on a standard keyboard for the purpose of reading and writing a visual language. This writing system is a means for writing signed languages and emphasis is placed on this pursuit, however, this method of writing could be used for writing gestures, movements and poses. This method of writing is easier to use than previous methods developed for writing sign language, because the media methods, typing and hand-printing, are readily available and easily accessible for communication. The keyboards ability to accommodate Braille allows individuals who are both Deaf and blind access to this method of writing.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 30, 2013
    Date of Patent: November 15, 2016
    Inventor: Mary L Shawver
  • Patent number: 9445635
    Abstract: A pair of protective gloves each glove having a glove body with finger portions that can be preselectively webbed together or each finger can be kept separated. The gloves are capable of withstanding heat, cold, puncture, shock and other similar hazards. One of the gloves includes an engagement member such as a magnetic member on the inner wrist portion of the glove that cooperates with an anchoring member on the inner wrist portion of the opposite glove that can be made of a ferromagnetic material to attract both gloves to each other. Once attracted a user can use a lip on the anchoring member to leverage his hands out of the gloves, thereby preventing the user from having to come in contact with the outside of the glove bodies when donning and doffing the gloves. Optionally, the wrist portions of the glove assemblies can be fitted with a zipper to keep the interior cavity of the gloves sealed while being washed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 12, 2015
    Date of Patent: September 20, 2016
    Assignee: Alfredo Infante
    Inventor: Alfredo Infante
  • Patent number: 9415254
    Abstract: An exercise apparatus comprises a wearable article and a plurality of straps. The wearable article may comprise pants, footwear, headwear, jackets, gloves, socks, shorts, shirts, vests, sleeves, unitards, and/or leotards. The straps may be positioned at various locations about the wearable article. The straps include a plurality of tabs exposed through corresponding openings in the wearable article. Each tab includes an attachment member that is capable of being selectively coupled with one or more exercise accessories. The tabs may be positioned equidistantly about each strap. The exercise accessories may comprise straps, static or flexible bands, rods, levels, poles, chains, resistance bands, weights, sandbags, weighted sleds, training parachutes, medical rehabilitation tools (such as stretch bands), or the like. The wearable article or straps may further include a plurality of snaps such that the tabs are selectively securable to the snaps.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 21, 2015
    Date of Patent: August 16, 2016
    Inventor: Rebecca R. Dyer
  • Patent number: 9407742
    Abstract: A holster for a hand held device allows a cell phone or other device to be secured to the dorsal side of a hand and still visible while not in use. In this position it may be manipulated by one hand. When desired, the cell phone or other device may be rapidly repositioned into the palm of the hand. This allows fast access to and manipulation of a cell phone or other device, while also allowing it to be secured out of the way on the dorsal side of the glove.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 3, 2012
    Date of Patent: August 2, 2016
    Inventor: Eduardo Alejandro Noble Nava
  • Patent number: 9386815
    Abstract: A multi-function glove that has attached a wrist band, a little finger sheath, a ring finger sheath and a truncated sheath that fits into a middle finger, an index finger and the thumb. The glove has attached a side-hinged viewing flap that covers a paper pad such as a POST-IT® paper pad. The glove also has attached a zippered pocket that extends vertically from the little finger sheath to the wrist band. The pocket is dimensioned to conveniently store and remove a writing implement. The middle finger, index finger and thumb projecting from the truncated cavities allow the writing implement to be easily grasped and maneuvered.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 2, 2013
    Date of Patent: July 12, 2016
    Inventor: Daniel L. Miller
  • Patent number: 9371118
    Abstract: Embodiments of the invention provide a water safety device used to increase participant visibility by passing water craft. The device is worn by the participant on his or her wrist and activated upon need at which time a flag is uncoiled and extended above the water. Upon conclusion of the need for visibility, the flag is replaced around the participant's wrist and ready for the next use.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 14, 2013
    Date of Patent: June 21, 2016
    Assignee: Michael Patrick King and Mary Kate King
    Inventors: Mary Kate King, Michael Patrick King, Mikael Bäckström, Keith Alsberg
  • Patent number: 9326909
    Abstract: A therapeutic device for improving voluntary control of paretic muscles in a patient extremity is provided. The therapeutic device is designed to be portable and may be strapped onto a patient's wrist or ankle. The device employs a plurality of micro-motors configured to deliver vibratory sensations to a patient extremity as somatosensory inputs. Each micro-motor is dimensioned to reside on a patient's respective finger or along their foot. The therapeutic device also includes a micro-processor programmed to actuate the micro-motors for designated times and in pre-programmed sequences, and a housing containing the micro-processor. A method of using somatosensory input as a functional guidance to improve motor function in a patient extremity is also provided.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 11, 2013
    Date of Patent: May 3, 2016
    Assignee: University Of Tennessee Research Foundation
    Inventors: Yu Liu, Randall J. Nelson
  • Patent number: 9320309
    Abstract: A glove-mounted electronic device retention apparatus is provided. The present invention comprises a conventional glove having a pocket for storing an electronic device, such as a smartphone or an mp3 player, therein on either the palm side of the glove, the back side of the glove, or on both the palm and back side of the glove. The pocket may further have a transparent face for viewing and interacting with the electronic device. The present invention is designed so that individuals can easily listen to music on and otherwise use their electronic devices while participating in outdoor activities, without requiring the users to take their gloves off.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 17, 2013
    Date of Patent: April 26, 2016
    Inventor: Melinda Morris
  • Patent number: 9282775
    Abstract: This invention relates to electronic wearable articles such as clothing. The invention is an integrated wearable article (e.g. an electronic glove) that allows a user to signal to others the user intent for direction. The electronic glove includes a glove, a chevron-shaped light integrated with the glove that points away from the user when glove is on the hand of the user to indicate intended direction, and an electronic circuit including a switch mechanism with a first contact assembly on the thumb and a second contact assembly on the index finger of the glove, wherein the electronic circuit detects when the first contact assembly touches the second contact assembly to actuate the light, and a battery to power the electronic circuit.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 7, 2015
    Date of Patent: March 15, 2016
    Assignee: Zackees, Inc.
    Inventors: Zachary James Vorhies, Murat Ozkan, Roger Fred Challender
  • Patent number: 9282770
    Abstract: The present invention provides a hand worn smoking device comprising a glove having a burning reservoir for containing substance to be smoked, a reservoir closing feature, a smoke transport pathway, and an oral interface wherein the burning reservoir is connected to the oral interface via the smoke transport pathway allowing the burning reservoir to be in smoke communication with the oral interface during use. The present invention also includes a method of smoking the substance to be smoked using this device.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 20, 2013
    Date of Patent: March 15, 2016
    Inventors: Cale Street, Mark Behar, Sacha Sprague
  • Patent number: 9032552
    Abstract: Provided is a glove comprising an outer shell comprising a back portion; and a mirror secured to the back portion at one or more points, where the mirror can be adjusted to a plurality of positions on the back portion.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 25, 2011
    Date of Patent: May 19, 2015
    Inventor: Jeffrey Jacque
  • Publication number: 20150128328
    Abstract: A gripless exercise glove contains an internal support structure, a plurality of fastening straps, and a glove. External weight may be attached to the glove by the plurality of fastening straps to allow the user to perform various exercises. The internal support structure contains an adjustable palm band and an adjustable wrist band, each wrap around and attach to the hand. The two bands are connected together by the first stabilizing strap and the second stabilizing strap. The plurality of fastening straps is laterally and perpendicularly connected to the adjustable palm band, positioned on the inside of the palm region. The glove contains a palm side, a wrist opening, and a plurality of paired slits. The plurality of paired slits traverses through the palm side. The internal support structure is positioned and attached within the glove with the plurality of fastening straps traversing through the plurality of paired slits.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 12, 2014
    Publication date: May 14, 2015
    Inventor: Donovan Basil Harris
  • Publication number: 20150113703
    Abstract: A glove for meat preparation. A variety of cutting elements are attached to the glove's thumb and fingers and allow the user to cut, care, shred slice or trim hot meat. The glove allows the user to handle the meat and also protects the user's hand from the meat's high temperature after cooking, broiling grilling or smoking.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 24, 2013
    Publication date: April 30, 2015
    Inventors: Zachary Ryan Crear, Jesse Michael Langridge
  • Patent number: 9015866
    Abstract: There is included a hooking cord 52 disposed on the back side of said finger insertion parts and held in and over at least three finger insertion parts 40C, 40D and 40E corresponding to a middle finger, a third finger and a little finger among the five finger insertion parts 40A through 40E of the glove body 10B so as to adjust a distance between the adjacent finger insertion parts whereby the three finger insertion parts can be pulled simultaneously by hooking the hooking cord 52 with a little finger of a hand not wearing the glove and grasping the finger insertion parts 40A and 40B corresponding the thumb and the first finger with a thumb and a first finger of the hand not wearing the glove 10.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 9, 2008
    Date of Patent: April 28, 2015
    Assignee: NDC Corporation
    Inventor: Masaei Watanabe
  • Patent number: 9017149
    Abstract: A device used to smooth a material's surface with abrasion. More specifically, the device is in the form of a glove or mitten with an abrasive layer that is placed over, and secured on, a user's hand to protect the user's hand and to provide an agile and flexible range of motion while sanding a material's surface.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 23, 2014
    Date of Patent: April 28, 2015
    Inventors: Helmut H. Mauer, Tim Bachman, Jeffrey Popowski
  • Publication number: 20150106996
    Abstract: The present invention provides a signal gear for cyclist to give brake and turn signals to other road users while the cyclist has full control of the handle bar and brake. The signal gear of the present invention is preferably a glove with finger portions. Control and activation of the turn and/or brake signals is mainly by using electrical conductive nature of the signal glove as a switch of the signaling component which is either incorporated with the glove or with the vehicle (e.g. bicycle). The signaling component can emit turn/brake light signal or transmit an activation signal to a light emitting device to give turn/brake light signal. The turn and brake light signals are in yellow and red color, respectively.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 13, 2014
    Publication date: April 23, 2015
    Inventor: Koon Hang Lau
  • Patent number: 9003567
    Abstract: This invention relates generally to a hand covering. More specifically, the present invention relates to a hand covering with tactility features. The tactility features of the hand covering enable the wearer of the hand covering to have improved dexterity and tactility while wearing the hand covering and performing various tasks. In one embodiment, the hand covering includes a conductive member that can be used with an interface of an electronic device.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 9, 2008
    Date of Patent: April 14, 2015
    Assignee: 180s, Inc.
    Inventor: Lonnie Drosihn
  • Publication number: 20150082514
    Abstract: A golf glove employing a cleaning member includes a palm portion and an opposing back portion having an opening for receiving the cleaning member. The cleaning member may be fixedly connected to the back portion of the glove. A flap member attached to the back portion of the glove is positionable between a closed position, in which the flap member overlays at least a portion of the cleaning member, and an open position, in which the flap member is displaced from the back portion of the glove to provide access to the cleaning member.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 9, 2014
    Publication date: March 26, 2015
    Applicant: RMS GLOVE, LLC
    Inventors: Matthew Nicholas Wiseman, Staci Lynn Hayman
  • Publication number: 20150082513
    Abstract: A golf glove employing a cleaning member includes a palm portion and an opposing back portion. The cleaning member may be fixedly or detachably connected to the back portion of the glove. A flap member attached to the back portion of the glove is positionable between a closed position, in which the flap member overlays at least a portion of the cleaning member, and an open position in which the flap member is displaced from the back portion of the glove to provide access to the cleaning member.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 26, 2013
    Publication date: March 26, 2015
    Inventors: Matthew Nicholas Wiseman, Staci Lynn Hayman
  • Publication number: 20150067945
    Abstract: An improved disposable wipe that can be worn on the hand of an individual. The disposable wipe has an absorbent sheet that is heat sealed to a sanitary glove. The sanitary glove is ambidextrous in design, having a first thumb portion and a second thumb portion arranged on either side of an at least one finger portion. Additionally, the sanitary glove is liquid resistant, such that any fluid wiped up with the absorbent sheet is not transferred to the skin of the individual. The absorbent sheet may have a plurality of perforations interspersed between each thumb and finger portion of the glove, which allow the absorbent sheet to be ripped into small sections of material that can then be used for targeted cleaning using a single finger. It is also possible for the absorbent sheet to retain a cleansing solution that is dispensed upon use of the disposable wipe.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 18, 2013
    Publication date: March 12, 2015
    Inventor: John B. BARTLETT
  • Patent number: 8966666
    Abstract: Glove that provides integrated support for the hand and wrist of a person engaging in an activity such as weightlifting. The glove has a body with front and back sides that overlie the palm and back of the hand, finger sleeves extending from the upper portion of the body, and a thumb sleeve extending from the front side of the body. A supporting wrap has a palm section that is affixed to and substantially coextensive with the front side of the body, a thumb piece that extends from the palm section and is affixed to one side of the thumb sleeve, and a strap that extends laterally from the thumb side of the palm section and is wrapped about the wrist and a portion of the palm section that overlies the wrist.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 26, 2008
    Date of Patent: March 3, 2015
    Assignee: McCrane, Inc.
    Inventor: Mark Faulconer
  • Publication number: 20150052660
    Abstract: A cellphone grip assembly for assisting a user in securely holding a mobile phone is shown comprising a mobile case and a handling glove which each include a corresponding engaging portion which is configured to allow the mobile case to be removably and rotatably attached to a handling glove. When the mobile case and the handling glove are attached through an interlock of the engaging portions, the mobile case is can be rotated 360 degrees about the pivot created by the interlock formed by the engaging portions of the mobile case and the handling glove in response to manual force in a desired direction. Once in the desired position, the mobile case resists inadvertent movement due to a ratchet like mechanism in the engaging mechanism.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 21, 2013
    Publication date: February 26, 2015
    Inventor: CYNTHIA JEAN CHAPMAN
  • Publication number: 20150047096
    Abstract: Provided is a glove comprising an outer shell comprising a back portion; and a pocket sewn or glued onto the back portion with thread or attached with glue where a mirror that can be inserted into the pocket. When washing is required the mirror can be removed from the pocket and the glove washed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 2, 2012
    Publication date: February 19, 2015
    Inventors: Robin Smith, Ian Garretson
  • Patent number: 8955166
    Abstract: Finger extensions for astronaut gloves are disposed in sleeves on digits of the gloves. Different embodiments for the extensions are illustrated and discussed. The sleeves are secured to the tops of the digits. The extension elements include bases disposed in the sleeves and tips at outer ends of the bases. The tips may include pads which contact elements desired to be manipulated. The extensions are pivotal with the movement of the astronaut's digits in a glove. Only a slight movement of the astronaut's digits is required to provide the required dexterity for the astronaut user to grasp, pick up, move, etc., desired elements with the extensions. Inflexible rings about the extensions are fixed to the gloves prevent reverse bending of the extensions and maintain the extensions generally parallel to the users fingers. The extensions may be fixed or extendable and retractable, as desired.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 12, 2013
    Date of Patent: February 17, 2015
    Inventor: James R. Madden, Jr.