Slingshot Patents (Class D22/106)
  • Patent number: 6595160
    Abstract: To exercise a dog, a tennis ball throwing apparatus includes: (1) an open storage compartment for holding spare items such as spare tennis balls exposed to air for drying the ball; (2) a safety feature to prevent the dog exerciser from being used for throwing small sharp items; (3) a sling arrangement that permits easily throwing of balls a long distance; and (4) an apparatus that permits balls to be picked up without either bending down or touching them with the hands. The balls may be loaded in the storage compartment and later put in a pouch one by one to throw them without touching them. Balls that a dog retrieves may be picked up using the sling without touching the ball and it is automatically put into a storage compartment where it is exposed to air for drying purposes.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 18, 2000
    Date of Patent: July 22, 2003
    Assignee: SportsTec, Inc.
    Inventor: Michael M. Williamson
  • Patent number: 5619978
    Abstract: An improved projectile launching weapon or slingshot. The slingshot is provided with a rigid frame having a projectile launching portion to which is secured a forearm supporting portion. The projectile launching portion includes a first elongated member having a forward end and a rearward end. To the forward end of the first elongated member is secured a fork adapted for the attachment of elastomeric tubes. A crossmember is secured to the rearward end of the first elongated member and includes a terminal end defining a handgrip. A forearm supporting portion is secured to the crossmember between the terminal end thereof and the first elongated member.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 14, 1996
    Date of Patent: April 15, 1997
    Inventor: Jerry Flournoy
  • Patent number: D529120
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 14, 2005
    Date of Patent: September 26, 2006
    Inventor: Francis Addeo
  • Patent number: D542878
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 13, 2005
    Date of Patent: May 15, 2007
    Inventor: Robert J. Gray
  • Patent number: D471615
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 6, 2002
    Date of Patent: March 11, 2003
    Inventor: James O. Kysilka
  • Patent number: D546409
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 8, 2006
    Date of Patent: July 10, 2007
    Inventor: Basilio Perez
  • Patent number: D297041
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 27, 1986
    Date of Patent: August 2, 1988
    Inventor: Frank Bongiorni
  • Patent number: D298347
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 21, 1986
    Date of Patent: November 1, 1988
    Inventor: Dany Peretz
  • Patent number: D305342
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 6, 1987
    Date of Patent: January 2, 1990
    Inventor: Eric E. Magnuson
  • Patent number: D307456
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 26, 1986
    Date of Patent: April 24, 1990
    Assignee: Raynold A. Eld
    Inventor: Raynold A. Eld
  • Patent number: D322832
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 17, 1989
    Date of Patent: December 31, 1991
    Inventors: James C. Ferguson, Marvin C. Hanz, Galen A. Moeller
  • Patent number: D607957
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 14, 2009
    Date of Patent: January 12, 2010
    Inventor: Richard E. Swan
  • Patent number: D334613
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 13, 1990
    Date of Patent: April 6, 1993
    Inventor: Michael Laidley
  • Patent number: D352086
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 12, 1994
    Date of Patent: November 1, 1994
    Inventor: Peter P. Ott
  • Patent number: D352337
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 2, 1992
    Date of Patent: November 8, 1994
    Inventors: Dietmar Nagel, Craig P. Nadel
  • Patent number: D353182
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 3, 1992
    Date of Patent: December 6, 1994
    Assignee: Funrise Toys Ltd.
    Inventor: Arnold Rubin
  • Patent number: D360672
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 27, 1993
    Date of Patent: July 25, 1995
    Inventor: Stanford A. Morton
  • Patent number: D392013
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 31, 1996
    Date of Patent: March 10, 1998
    Inventor: Christopher S. Scarlett
  • Patent number: D398696
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 29, 1997
    Date of Patent: September 22, 1998
    Inventor: David W. Gunn
  • Patent number: D402731
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 19, 1991
    Date of Patent: December 15, 1998
    Inventor: David G. Mahan
  • Patent number: D715883
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 20, 2013
    Date of Patent: October 21, 2014
    Assignee: Jeeb, Inc.
    Inventor: Bobby Jacobs
  • Patent number: D728053
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 18, 2013
    Date of Patent: April 28, 2015
    Assignee: Shantou Top Toys Co., Ltd
    Inventor: Fengchao Li
  • Patent number: D751162
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 8, 2014
    Date of Patent: March 8, 2016
    Assignee: Jeeb, Inc.
    Inventor: Bobby Jacobs
  • Patent number: D772365
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 8, 2016
    Date of Patent: November 22, 2016
    Inventor: Bill Corasis
  • Patent number: D773580
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 19, 2015
    Date of Patent: December 6, 2016
    Assignee: MerchSource, LLC
    Inventor: David Huang
  • Patent number: D779013
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 12, 2015
    Date of Patent: February 14, 2017
    Assignee: NcSTAR, Inc.
    Inventors: Carson Cheng, Changan Tian, Jason Michael Cheng
  • Patent number: D780872
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 26, 2015
    Date of Patent: March 7, 2017
    Assignee: Rade Technologies, S.L.
    Inventors: Raul Delgado Acarreta, Diego Ibanez Martinez
  • Patent number: D797229
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 19, 2015
    Date of Patent: September 12, 2017
    Assignee: MerchSource, LLC
    Inventor: David Huang
  • Patent number: D819767
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 7, 2016
    Date of Patent: June 5, 2018
    Inventor: Scott Alan Banks
  • Patent number: D830488
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 17, 2016
    Date of Patent: October 9, 2018
    Inventors: Robert B. Johnson, Christopher S. Baldwin
  • Patent number: D856455
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 23, 2016
    Date of Patent: August 13, 2019
    Inventor: Shu Ming He
  • Patent number: D897435
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 19, 2019
    Date of Patent: September 29, 2020
    Inventor: Billy Watson
  • Patent number: D897476
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 24, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 29, 2020
    Inventor: Billy Watson