Aperture Extends Through Closure Flap Patents (Class 383/86.2)
  • Patent number: 10154714
    Abstract: A waterproof container includes a bag unit, a seat unit, a cover unit and a lock unit. The seat unit is disposed on the bag unit and defines an opening. The cover unit includes a cover, and two zippers dividing the cover into a fixed portion and a flip portion. The lock unit includes a first lock seat disposed on the fixed portion, a second lock seat disposed on the flip portion, and a locking mechanism operable between a locking state, where the locking mechanism engages the first and second lock seats so as to prevent the flip portion from being flipped open, and a releasing state, where the locking mechanism does not engage the first and second lock seats so as to allow the flip portion to be flipped open when the zippers are unzipped.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 6, 2016
    Date of Patent: December 18, 2018
    Inventor: Hudson Wang
  • Publication number: 20140226921
    Abstract: A flexible pouch is provided. The flexible pouch includes a bottom section, vertical walls extending up from the bottom section to form a pouch defining an opening opposite the bottom section, and a closure mechanism including one or more projecting members and one or more receiving members dispersed around upper sections of the vertical walls proximal to the opening. In a closed state, a projecting member and a corresponding receiving member removably couple to at least partially close the opening. The flexible pouch can be used for food storage, for example.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 12, 2013
    Publication date: August 14, 2014
    Inventor: Oliver Albers
  • Patent number: 8500707
    Abstract: A drainable ostomy pouch includes a collection portion and a drain chute extending from the collection portion having a discharge opening for permitting emptying of contents from the pouch. The drain chute is foldable between an open condition in which the drain chute is extended from the collection portion, and a closed condition in which the drain chute is folded towards the collection portion; and a pocket for receiving at least a portion of the drain chute when the drain chute is in its closed condition.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 7, 2009
    Date of Patent: August 6, 2013
    Assignee: Convatec Technologies Inc.
    Inventor: Kimberly Murray
  • Publication number: 20130077896
    Abstract: A secure delivery apparatus, having: (a) a tamper-resistant pouch; (b) a closure mechanism disposed on the tamper-resistant pouch; (c) a locking cable that passes through the closure mechanism, thereby sealing shut the tamper-resistant pouch; and (d) a mounting bracket attachable to a fixed building structure such as a door or wall, wherein the locking cable connects the tamper-resistant pouch to the mounting bracket, thereby securing the tamper-resistant pouch to the fixed building structure.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 20, 2012
    Publication date: March 28, 2013
    Inventors: Gloria Selena Wiley, Paul Wiley
  • Patent number: 7721778
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a convertible bag for carrying a laptop that can be converted from a tote configuration to a skin or sleeve configuration and back again. The convertible bag includes a body that is shaped and configured to receive a laptop computer; a pair of handles connected to the body, each handle defining an aperture that is sized to receive a hand or a portion thereof; and at least three fasteners, one fastener attached to each handle and one fastener attached to the body, whereby two or more of the at least three fasteners are positioned to engage one another when the pair of handles are in a first position that exposes the apertures and when the pair of handles are in a second position folded against the body.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 10, 2006
    Date of Patent: May 25, 2010
    Assignee: Three Point Ventures, LLC
    Inventor: Michael Hess