Inspection Patents (Class 232/5)
  • Patent number: 8777098
    Abstract: A collection canister having a wall mounting plate having a baffle. The collection canister having a first half having a back component and a pair of side components. The first half being removably coupled to the wall mounting plate. There is a second half having a front component and a pair of side ends. The second half is removably coupled to the first half in a clam shell manner. There is a locking bar which secures the plate and halves together. There is a contents viewing window and a display window, for advertising.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 26, 2013
    Date of Patent: July 15, 2014
    Inventor: Wayne Spencer
  • Publication number: 20110290870
    Abstract: An apparatus, system, and method are disclosed to combine the concept of saving for charitable giving and one's own needs simultaneously, by utilizing a container with a plurality of compartments at least one of which is for charitable savings and a randomization mechanism that automatically allocates deposits made into a common point of entry among the compartments so that over time savings are allocated among said compartments in a predetermined ratio.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 30, 2011
    Publication date: December 1, 2011
    Inventor: Nadya Kamini Ramsaroop
  • Patent number: 6047833
    Abstract: A display package has a base and transparent cover. The base has a flat surface with a retainer. The retainer receives and retains the base of a figurine. The display package allows for the attractive and secure way to display figurines at the point of purchase or by the ultimate purchaser.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 8, 1998
    Date of Patent: April 11, 2000
    Assignee: K & R Spraycraft
    Inventor: Mark Salomon
  • Patent number: 5295888
    Abstract: A saving box has a cylindrical box body with a closed bottom, a plurality of coin reservoirs each having a different diameter and formed on the closed bottom at proper spaces in a predetermined direction in order of diameter, a sorting disc acting as an upper surface of the box body and provided with a plurality of openings corresponding to the coin reservoirs, a guide sleeve formed within the box body at a central portion thereof and having a vertical groove, an operating rod engaging with the vertical groove and extending upwardly of the box body, a coil spring disposed within the guide sleeve and normally biasing the operating rod upwardly, a moving blade slightly contacting an upper surface of the sorting disc and engaging a spiral groove formed in an outer peripheral surface of the operating rod, an outer surface disc overlaid on and spaced away, by a predetermined distance, from an upper surface of the moving blade and having a coin insertion port, and a soft formative substance having a proper form mou
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 16, 1993
    Date of Patent: March 22, 1994
    Assignee: Shintowa Industry, Co., Ltd.
    Inventor: Teruhiro Tsutsumi
  • Patent number: 4339071
    Abstract: A coin bank including a plurality of tubular members for containing stacks of coins with the tubular members having diametrically opposed finger slots. The finger slots extend longitudinally of the tubular members a distance at least equal to the height of the stack of coins therein. The opposite wall sections of the tubular members between the slots are flexibly connected at the base of the members to permit holding of the coins therein.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 10, 1980
    Date of Patent: July 13, 1982
    Inventor: A. Douglass Hall
  • Patent number: 4153197
    Abstract: A coin bank having a plurality of tubular members upstanding from a base, each tubular member having a predetermined cross-sectional area sufficient to receive coins of a particular denomination. The effective height of each tubular member is such that when filled with coins the number contained therein will fill a standard coin wrapper. There is a space of predetermined thickness between the stack of coins and the inner wall of the tubular member sufficient to permit the insertion of the coin wrapper into the tubular member and around the coins stored therein.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 12, 1977
    Date of Patent: May 8, 1979
    Inventor: A. Douglass Hall
  • Patent number: 4058916
    Abstract: An object retaining and displaying calendar having date areas associated with each day of the month and object retaining means associated with each date area. In one embodiment the calendar comprises a structure which includes a plurality of channels defined therein, each channel to contain objects to be displayed in association with an individual sequential day of the month.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 2, 1976
    Date of Patent: November 22, 1977
    Inventor: Roy Whyatt