With Mirror Patents (Class 312/224)
  • Patent number: 9161621
    Abstract: The inventive device disclosed in the present application is a convenient multi-purpose restroom storage and dispensation device. The device stores many common household toiletries and dispenses toilet paper in a more aesthetic manner, allowing the user to effortlessly have any necessary utilities at their disposal in one location. It is emphasized that this abstract is provided to comply with the rules requiring an abstract that will allow a searcher or other reader to quickly ascertain the subject matter of the technical disclosure.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 14, 2014
    Date of Patent: October 20, 2015
    Inventor: Sherry Huffin
  • Patent number: 8870307
    Abstract: Components of a hair and beauty ready station vanity and entertainment organizing system are combined in a free-standing, self-contained furnishing for use in domestic and commercial settings. The purpose is to allow a user to store and use a wide variety of electric hand-held hair grooming appliances and to provide a power source and convenient storage area for the appliances' electrical power source cords. Included are a lighted mirror; storage area with cabinet and drawers for hair and beauty supplies; placement area for a user to secure, listen, view, and operate electronic portable devices such as audio music players, mobile phones, tablets, and personal computing devices. The electronic portable devices have an audio jack plug and corresponding audio speakers for amplifying the volume outputs.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 6, 2013
    Date of Patent: October 28, 2014
    Inventors: Angelo G. Provenzano, Victor C. Ruz-Rodriguez
  • Publication number: 20140265768
    Abstract: A cabinet includes a box with a backboard, a top panel, a bottom panel, and two side panels joining the top and bottom panels. The cabinet further includes shelves configured to be inserted within the box between one pair of clips, each clip having an undulation that mates with a corresponding undulation on trim strips disposed on side panels. An accessory slides in a track of a cabinet door and is connected to the track with a bow clip. The cabinet includes a frame member with a projecting lip configured to extend over an edge of the box. The frame member has at least one stiffening support that connects to a bracket mounted against a wall, and the backboard connects to the bracket with a screw tab having a cover flap concealing a screw. The cabinet is configured to be mounted in a wall surface or a recess.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 14, 2013
    Publication date: September 18, 2014
    Applicant: KOHLER CO.
    Inventors: Douglas J. Diemel, JR., Benjamin Fullerton
  • Publication number: 20130113350
    Abstract: A hidden wall storage system is disclosed. In one embodiment, a wall depository includes: a storage receptacle assembly adapted for secure, concealed placement in an opening formed within a building wall, generally between a pair of wall studs, the receptacle defined by a rear wall, a left side wall, a right side wall, a top wall, and a bottom wall; and a frame assembly hingedly coupled to the storage receptacle assembly and adapted to pivot outwardly to expose a storage receptacle and to close inwardly to secure and conceal the storage receptacle.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 3, 2011
    Publication date: May 9, 2013
    Inventor: Earl Lee
  • Publication number: 20120146470
    Abstract: A disclosed cabinet has a cabinet body, a door with at least one support member on a rear side of the door, and at least one hinge pivotally coupling the support member or members to cabinet body. The cabinet body includes framing walls at least partially defining a storage space of the cabinet and a flange disposed laterally outward of an adjacent framing wall. A forwardly-facing surface of the flange is rearwardly offset relative to a front face of the adjacent framing wall. When the door is in a closed position, the support member(s) and the hinge(s) establish a distance between the forwardly-facing surface of the flange and the rear side of the door.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 10, 2010
    Publication date: June 14, 2012
    Inventors: Howard S. Katz, James L. Stanley, JR.
  • Publication number: 20110121697
    Abstract: A storage organizer for vanity items includes a cabinet in which an interior space is formed by a first sidewall, a second sidewall opposing the first sidewall, a top wall extending from the first sidewall to the second sidewall, a bottom wall opposing the top wall and extending from the first sidewall to the second sidewall, and a back wall extending from the first sidewall to the second sidewall and from the top wall to the bottom wall. A door, for the interior space, extends between the top wall and the bottom wall and from the first sidewall to the second sidewall, opposite the back wall when in a closed position. The storage organizer further includes a base joined to the bottom wall by a swivel joint, the swivel joint allowing the cabinet to rotate 360 degrees about the base.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 10, 2010
    Publication date: May 26, 2011
    Applicant: FOR YOUR EASE ONLY, INC.
    Inventor: Lori Greiner
  • Publication number: 20110110075
    Abstract: A furniture article that comprises a furniture housing which is configured to rest on a surface, and a cord-retractor that is configured to supply power from a wall outlet to an outlet located in or on the furniture housing.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 5, 2010
    Publication date: May 12, 2011
    Applicant: Sharon Lynne Smith
    Inventor: Sharon Lynne Smith
  • Patent number: 7665809
    Abstract: A storage system for storing jewelry, etc., is shown and described. In one embodiment, the storage system includes a dresser. A mirrored member is fixedly mounted above the dresser. At least one vertically-oriented panel is slidably mounted to the mirrored member.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 23, 2007
    Date of Patent: February 23, 2010
    Assignee: Universal Furniture International, Inc.
    Inventors: Stephen Giles, Dave Clark
  • Publication number: 20090218918
    Abstract: Disclosed is a media cabinet including mirrors for revealing a media display. The mirrored media cabinet allows a dresser to function as a television stand and dresser combination which would normally require two separate cabinets. The media cabinet eliminates the need for an additional chest or armoire for television storage, which can save space while concealing the television when not in use.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 22, 2008
    Publication date: September 3, 2009
    Inventors: Ed Wilson, Ron Thames
  • Publication number: 20090121593
    Abstract: A vanity table organizer that includes multiple compartments for storing jewelry, cosmetic and/or both items in a user friendly and efficient, manner.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 14, 2007
    Publication date: May 14, 2009
    Inventor: Lori Greiner
  • Publication number: 20090041538
    Abstract: A cabinet door frame corner comprising a horizontally extending frame member having two opposed and spaced-apart side walls joined by a horizontal end wall defining an insertion channel therebetween, at least one of the side walls includes at least one of a male member and a female member; a vertically extending frame member having two opposed and spaced-apart side walls joined by a vertical end wall defining an insertion channel therebetween, at least one of the side walls includes at least one of a male member and a female member; at least one of the horizontally extending frame member and the vertically extending frame member having a section on at least one of the side walls extending inwardly in the insertion channel; a longitudinal single-piece connector having two portions, each portion being insertable in one of the insertion channels of the horizontally and vertically extending frame members, the connector including the other ones of the male members and the female members, the male and female member
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 9, 2007
    Publication date: February 12, 2009
    Inventors: Joseph Berger, Joseph Walverton
  • Publication number: 20080278047
    Abstract: A medicine cabinet has refrigeration capability for storing sensitive bathroom items. An evaporation tray is provided to receive condensation from the refrigeration system and evaporate it to the atmosphere without disrupting ornamental characteristics. The refrigerator compartment is preferably a modular unit.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 7, 2008
    Publication date: November 13, 2008
    Inventors: Douglas J. Diemel, Herbert V. Kohler, JR.
  • Publication number: 20080129171
    Abstract: A jewelry organizer for storing jewelry having a plurality of compartments to store jewelry items of various configurations. The jewelry organizer includes pivoting cabinets having earring stands that are slidably received in the cabinets. Drawers are located under the cabinets and have various compartments to hold jewelry items such as bracelets, rings and pins. A pair of doors flanks the drawers and may conceal the drawers when the pair of doors are closed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 7, 2007
    Publication date: June 5, 2008
    Inventor: Lori Greiner
  • Patent number: 7261384
    Abstract: The armoire includes a concealed, removable bench containing two drawers. In use the bench is removed for seating purposes and the doors of the armoire are opened. A shelf is provided for various tasks such as for use as a make-up counter. A mirror on the inside of the upper section is equipped with lights. Shelves and other accessories contained within the upper section provide convenience for the user. When the armoire is dormant the bench is contained therein with the front of the bench flush with the housing to provide a normal appearance for the armoire.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 5, 2004
    Date of Patent: August 28, 2007
    Inventors: Lester R. Craft, Jr., Stacey M. Craft
  • Patent number: 6722747
    Abstract: A transparent case with a collectible positioned over an angled mirror element thereby presenting the collectible for viewing, top and bottom, front and back, and from side to side without the necessity of removing the collectible from the display case.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 24, 2001
    Date of Patent: April 20, 2004
    Inventors: James J. House, II, Erin E. Logan
  • Publication number: 20030057809
    Abstract: A transparent case with a collectible positioned over an angled mirror element thereby presenting the collectible for viewing, top and bottom, front and back, and from side to side without the necessity of removing the collectible from the display case.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 24, 2001
    Publication date: March 27, 2003
    Inventors: James J. House, Erin E. Logan
  • Patent number: 6382746
    Abstract: A medicine cabinet assembly for providing a roomier medicine cabinet. The medicine cabinet assembly includes a cabinet having a middle section and end sections with the sections being separated by vertically-disposed inner walls and having open fronts and with the cabinet being mounted to a wall structure with fasteners; and also includes mirror doors being hingedly attached to the cabinet and being closable over the open fronts of the sections; and further includes drawers being removably disposed in the cabinet.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 5, 2001
    Date of Patent: May 7, 2002
    Inventor: Harry C. Rosas
  • Patent number: 6244718
    Abstract: Visual display monitors having a mirror providing a rear view are disclosed. The mirros include support structure to attach a reflective surface to the monitor such that the surface is rotatable while while maintaining a generally fixed orentation relative to the screen of the monitor. The mirror may include a case having front and rear portions rotatable relative to each other. The reflective surface may be rotatable within the front portion. Mirrors may be pivotally connected to monitors for some applications.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 30, 1998
    Date of Patent: June 12, 2001
    Assignee: DesignAware Trading Limited
    Inventor: Ellis Fitzroy Petersen Whitcomb
  • Patent number: 6152551
    Abstract: A storage device for a video display which includes an appropriately sized furniture-grade cabinet and a two-way mirror. The cabinet permits the video display to be positioned in an elevated location, permitting the video display to be comfortably viewed from a recumbent position. When the video display is not in use, the two-way mirror conceals its presence. However, when the video display is in use, the light produced by the display is transmitted through the mirror, permitting the video display to be viewed through the two-way mirror. The material from which two-way mirror is constructed permits infra-red signals from remote control device for the video equipment to travel through the two-way mirror and control the video equipment. The functionality of the storage device is further enhanced through the incorporation of several other features, including adjustable shelves and drawers.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 12, 1999
    Date of Patent: November 28, 2000
    Assignee: La-Z-Boy, Inc.
    Inventor: Timothy L. Annas
  • Patent number: 5954411
    Abstract: A modular, one piece two-stepped cabinet which provides expanded storage capacity is shown. The cabinet is intended for use in the spacing between two adjacent studs in a wall. The cabinet comprises a first-step portion with lateral sides spaced to fit within a cabinet space, upper and lower sides and a rear wall. A second-step portion, integrally formed with the first, comprises lateral sides, upper and lower sides which are spaced further apart than those of the first portion, and a rear wall extending inward and joining the sides of the first portion at their forward edges. Shelves, which may be re-positionable, are provided and a mirror is provided on the rear wall of the first-step portion. In addition, a removable, re-positionable convenience cup is provided.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 22, 1998
    Date of Patent: September 21, 1999
    Assignee: Robern, Inc., A Pennsylvania Corporation
    Inventor: Howard S. Katz
  • Patent number: 5865517
    Abstract: A coat rack and cabinet combination includes a wheeled flat base frame, a wheeled sliding bar moved in and out of a bottom box on the wheel flat base frame, a first upright raised from the base frame and holding a mirror, a second upright raised from the sliding bar outside the base frame, the second upright having pegs for hanging clothes, a top retractable hanging tube and a bottom retractable hanging tube connected between the first upright and the second upright at different elevations, and a cabinet suspended from the top retractable hanging tube.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 26, 1998
    Date of Patent: February 2, 1999
    Inventor: Wen-Tsan Wang
  • Patent number: 5829349
    Abstract: An apparatus and method for collecting and compacting articles, such as hospital scrub garments. Included is a cabinet assembly, having user and operator accessible doors; collection bags and support associate with the cabinet; a control assembly including a microprocessor and receiver board capable of recognizing an authorized user and permit him or her access to the apparatus, and optionally a video monitoring system; a drive assembly comprising a drive motor, arm linkage, drive chain and sprockets; a pair of sweeping arms operable by the drive assembly and which cooperate with a pair of packing arm assemblies. The sweeping arms urge garments deposited by authorized users downward and to the side in the cabinet and the packing arm cooperates to compact garments which have dropped into the collection bags. A method is disclosed for selectively identifying and permitting user access to the apparatus and for automatically processing received garments into a compacted condition in the collection bags.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 17, 1997
    Date of Patent: November 3, 1998
    Assignee: Innovative Product Achievements, Inc.
    Inventors: Robert Matthew Fitzgerald, Eugene O. Gresens, Ward Pafford Broom
  • Patent number: 5733035
    Abstract: The present invention provides a device that is a combined night-light and table. The night-light table includes legs, a base, a top, and at least one light source located within the top. The top also includes a portion that is fabricated from a transluscent material for enabling the light from the light source to glow from the transluscent material. The top is secured to the base by way of a hinge so the top may be closed or opened. The night-light table lessens the danger of traveling near the table whenever dark and reduces the insecurity someone near the table might feel if otherwise placed in total darkness. The table provides support like conventional tables and may include lockable storage compartments. The night-light table may combine with a chair or stool for the comfort and convenience of users.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 16, 1995
    Date of Patent: March 31, 1998
    Inventors: Phillip Anthony Spencer, Patricia Garland Spencer
  • Patent number: 5722747
    Abstract: This invention concerns a merchandising display, and in particular an eye level display incorporating internal lighting. The display provides an eye-level merchandising unit, comprising a stage (2) on which to place product (3). A light source (10) is situated below the front of the stage (2) to illuminate product placed at the front of the stage. A transparent screen (12,13) is positioned in front of the light source to allow forward illumination, and signage (14) will often be associated with the transparent screen. A reflector (5) is placed above the front of the stage to reflect light from the light source in the forward direction.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 7, 1996
    Date of Patent: March 3, 1998
    Assignee: Australian Slatwall Industries Pty Ltd
    Inventor: Peter Baron
  • Patent number: 5669681
    Abstract: A device for securing a mirror in a projection television is disclosed. The device includes a cabinet having an aperture defined by edges. A shoulder element is located adjacent each of the edges, wherein each shoulder element extends underneath the aperture and is positioned for supporting peripheral edges of a reflection surface of the mirror. The device further includes a mirror cover plate located adjacent a back surface of the mirror and affixed to the cabinet. In addition, the device includes a securing element affixed between the back surface and the mirror cover plate for reducing deformation of said mirror.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 22, 1996
    Date of Patent: September 23, 1997
    Assignees: Sony Corporation, Sony Electronics Inc.
    Inventors: Takayasu Ishikawa, Toshihiro Kikuchi, Takashi Kawabe, John R. Whiteford, James R. White
  • Patent number: 5590939
    Abstract: Disclosed is a reconfigurable space frame cabinet for mounting to a vehicle and a method of assembly therefor. The reconfigurable space frame cabinet includes four elongated corner members having two parallel extending grooves on a first side and a plurality of mounting holes on a second side for adjustably mounting various hardware fittings. First and second channel members having first and second channels, respectively, are mounted substantially perpendicular to the four elongated corner member. First and second side panels are positioned within the first and second channels adjacent to the elongated corner members. Four trim covers, each having two parallel extending fingers are used for removably engaging the two parallel extending grooves in the elongated corner members. A top assembly having various recessed features is mounted substantially perpendicular to each elongated corner member.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 7, 1994
    Date of Patent: January 7, 1997
    Assignee: ASC Incorporated
    Inventor: David P. Piontek
  • Patent number: 5267786
    Abstract: An improved medicine cabinet is constructed predominantly from molded plastic components adapted for rapid assembly. The medicine cabinet includes a forwardly open main housing having preformed grooves therein, which cooperate with one or more upright central shelf support brackets to support an array of half width shelf members in a customized geometry of half and full width shelves. The medicine cabinet further includes an improved self-closing hinge assembly for swingably supporting a mirror door from the cabinet housing, wherein the hinge assembly does not require metal parts. The mirror door includes a recessed baseplate for stable nested reception of a glass mirror, in combination with an improved mirror frame adapted for simple snap fit mounting onto the baseplate.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 21, 1993
    Date of Patent: December 7, 1993
    Assignee: Zaca, Inc.
    Inventor: William J. Aisley
  • Patent number: 4927215
    Abstract: A surface-mounted bath cabinet is provided with side and body trim. Portions of the cabinet and its mounting brackets provide channels in which a bottom trim panel may be mounted. Side trim members, in the form of mirrors, also provide support for the trim panel. The mounting and trim components may be supplied as a unitary "kit".
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 23, 1989
    Date of Patent: May 22, 1990
    Assignee: Robern, Inc.
    Inventor: Howard S. Katz
  • Patent number: 4776650
    Abstract: A wall mounted cosmetic center including a generally box-like enclosure. The box-like enclosure is defined by a top wall, a bottom wall and a pair of side walls. It has a plurality of cosmetic-supporting shelves extending between the side walls in vertically spaced relation to the bottom wall and also has a plurality of drawers mounted under the shelves adjacent one of the side walls for reciprocating movement and a slotted compartment mounted into the shelves adjacent the other of the side walls in spaced relation to the drawers. The box-like enclosure further includes a makeup mirror-receiving opening between the bottom wall, drawers, compartment and the lowermost of the shelves. Additionally, a pair of drawers having inner surfaces for storing jewelry in an organized manner are hingedly mounted to the side walls of the box-like enclosure.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 9, 1987
    Date of Patent: October 11, 1988
    Inventor: Benedict W. Ferenzi
  • Patent number: 4752863
    Abstract: A light apparatus consisting of a cover, light source and activation device provides for greater illumination in the area of a wall mounted mirror. The cover is pivotable between a closed and open position. When in the open position the activation device will cause illumination of the light source. When the cover is in the closed position, the activation device will turn off the light source. In the closed position, the cover hides the light source and activation device from view. The light source may be either mounted on or movable with the cover or may be mounted stationarily within a housing. The light apparatus may be mounted beneath a mirror or on each side of the mirror. Additionally, the light apparatus may be built into the wall or may be mounted on the wall upon which the mirror is mounted. This light apparatus provides for additional illumination which may be used in shaving, applying makeup, or any other task involving a wall mounted mirror.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 13, 1987
    Date of Patent: June 21, 1988
    Inventor: Victor E. Parrott
  • Patent number: 4412708
    Abstract: A hinge construction for a cabinet door having nylon dowel rods partially positioned in the upper and lower ends of the door adjacent one end thereof and projecting outwardly thereof for positioning in aligned bores adjacent the edge of the cabinet upper and lower walls, with a thick nylon washer on the lower dowel.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 21, 1981
    Date of Patent: November 1, 1983
    Assignee: Pace Industries Inc.
    Inventor: James J. Palka
  • Patent number: 4400044
    Abstract: A modular cabinet system comprises a modular unit of a first rectangular cabinet, and a first standing mirror spaced from the cabinet and disposed in the plane of the back side of the rectangular cabinet. A first panel is connected to the standing mirror and to the rectangular cabinet for supporting the standing mirror. In addition a second standing mirror may be spaced from the first standing mirror and a second panel may be connected to these mirrors. A second rectangular cabinet is positioned with its back side adjacent the second panel and extending outward in the same direction as the first rectangular cabinet. Third and fourth rectangular cabinets may be connected into the system and extend outward in an opposite direction from the first and second cabinet. In addition, two mirrors associated with the third and fourth rectangular cabinets are provided adjacent the back surface of the first and second mirrors.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 23, 1981
    Date of Patent: August 23, 1983
    Assignee: Takara Company
    Inventor: Hidetoshi Yoshiyuki
  • Patent number: 4290659
    Abstract: A cabinet system includes a cabinet and a mirror standing adjacent to the cabinet. In addition, an adjustable connection device joins the cabinet to the mirror whereby the angle between the cabinet and the mirror changes while the mirror remains in a fixed standing position. Also, a second adjustable device can join a second cabinet to the mirror whereby the angle between the second cabinet and the mirror changes while the mirror remains in the same standing position. The mirror and the cabinet can also be positioned with respect to each other so that three groups of substantially identical cabinets and mirrors can be placed next to each other so that each cabinet and corresponding mirror contacts an adjacent cabinet. A swivel drawer is received in and extends from a side of the cabinet opposite from the mirror. The drawer extends out of the side and swivels around towards the front of the cabinet.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 21, 1980
    Date of Patent: September 22, 1981
    Assignee: Takara Company
    Inventor: Hidetoshi Yoshiyuki
  • Patent number: 4272136
    Abstract: A work station adapted for use by a highly trained technician for repair and testing of complicated machinery and electronic devices such as typewriters and cash registers, the work station having features to facilitate repairs and tests at increased efficiency comprising specially covered table top, a centrally located braked turning table mounted to the table top, a backboard connecting with the table top and adapted to hold tools in a readily accessible position, an elongated mirror situated against the backboard in order that operations of the machinery under test and repair may be observed, specially located pins upon the table top to receive and hold hand tools in a readily accessible position, overhead lights operably attached to the work table top and back to provide near sunlight for the technician, electrical outlets provided in convenient positions in the front and the back of the work station, at least one of the electrical outlets having its output voltage controllable.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 29, 1979
    Date of Patent: June 9, 1981
    Inventor: Saturnino Sengua
  • Patent number: 4267430
    Abstract: A dual-voltage electric hair curling apparatus includes a having a handle and a heated barrel. A pair of positive temperature coefficient (PTC) heating elements are located in the barrel and are operable, respectively, at a low automotive vehicle voltage and a high domestic voltage. A switch in the handle permits energization of either heating element dependent upon the voltage of the available power supply and an overload fuse prevents damage to the low voltage heater should it be accidently energized from a high voltage supply. The curler is provided with a power cord terminating in a two-pronged plug receivable into a corresponding receptable on a portable vanity case adapted to be mounted by clips to the visor of an automotive vehicle. The vanity case has a mirror illuminated by electric luminaires on its front surface and a cord set terminating in a plug receivable in an automobile cigar lighter is connected to the receptable and luminaires.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 6, 1978
    Date of Patent: May 12, 1981
    Inventor: John H. Downey
  • Patent number: 4258964
    Abstract: A modular cabinet with mirror for use in beauty parlors having a generally chevron shaped counter top providing first and second counter top portions interconnected at one and end and extending at an obtuse angle to each other with a mirror mounted on one counter top portion and extending upwardly adjacent its rear edge at an angle of 120.degree. to the rear edge of the other counter top portion. Storage drawers are mounted below the other counter top portion for movement along a path paralleling the rear edge of the other countertop portion between a closed position and an end-out position in which part of the drawers extend outwardly of the end of the counter top.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 19, 1979
    Date of Patent: March 31, 1981
    Assignee: Belvedere Company, Inc.
    Inventors: Theodore A. Cowen, Jr., Thomas F. McCartan
  • Patent number: 4239310
    Abstract: A door for attachment to a container, particularly a medicine cabinet, includes a frame having slotted openings and an object, especially a medicine cabinet mirror, fitted therein; and a door back mounted against the object back surface, said door back including tabs adapted to engage with said slotted openings to hold said object in place and a latch adapted to secure said door in a closed position to said container.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 2, 1979
    Date of Patent: December 16, 1980
    Assignee: The Celotex Corporation
    Inventor: Delmar E. Benjamin
  • Patent number: 4134625
    Abstract: An inexpensive bathroom cabinet plastic molded in one piece having integrally formed shelves, with a mirrored door pivotally attached to the cabinet upper and lower walls at one side having upper and lower cooperating pivots.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 16, 1978
    Date of Patent: January 16, 1979
    Assignee: General Bathroom Products Inc.
    Inventor: James J. Palka
  • Patent number: 4132456
    Abstract: A display device for multiplying images of a sample to give an impression of a full wall or floor covering. In a first version, a tray is surrounded with four mirrors at right angles to each other and located in a cabinet with a viewing window in one side for viewing multiple images of a sample on the tray reflected in the mirrors. In a second version, two parallel vertical mirrors are disposed at right angles to a vertical support arranged between them, one of the mirros being slidable on runners. In both embodiments, lamps are provided for simulating the effects of different illuminations.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 7, 1976
    Date of Patent: January 2, 1979
    Assignee: Dacon Display Services Limited
    Inventors: David G. A. Lewis, Michael G. Connolly
  • Patent number: 4066306
    Abstract: A utility cabinet is disclosed comprising a housing having an opening therein and a frame positioned in front of the opening to pivot towards and away from the opening. A mirrored door is mounted in the frame and a retractable joint extends from the frame into the housing through the opening so that when the frame is pivoted away from the housing the separation between the frame and the periphery of the opening will be closed off.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 27, 1976
    Date of Patent: January 3, 1978
    Inventor: Edward F. Klinder
  • Patent number: D264279
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 3, 1980
    Date of Patent: May 11, 1982
    Inventor: Mark W. Zabrowsky