Fluid Handling Or Treatment Equipment Patents (Class D23/200)
  • Patent number: 5899246
    Abstract: A new Vented Self-Supporting Filling Device for providing a filling device that can be stably positioned within an opening of a receiving container. The inventive device includes a conical member having an open top end and an open bottom end, and a tubular member integrally joined to the conical member. The tubular member has an open upper end and an open lower end, wherein the open upper end is integrally joined to and communicates with the open bottom end of the conical member. A plurality of outer fingers outwardly project from the tubular member for stably supporting the filling device in a generally upright orientation when positioned within an opening of a receiving container. In addition, a plurality of inner fingers inwardly project from the conical member for stably supporting a pouring container when positioned within the filling device in an inverted orientation.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 12, 1997
    Date of Patent: May 4, 1999
    Inventors: Lane A. Cummins, Donnie J. Strybos
  • Patent number: D436647
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 16, 1999
    Date of Patent: January 23, 2001
    Assignee: EMU Unterwasserpumpen GmbH
    Inventors: Helmut Etschel, Helmut Spörl
  • Patent number: D444842
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 1, 1999
    Date of Patent: July 10, 2001
    Inventor: Karl Adamson
  • Patent number: D509559
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 19, 2004
    Date of Patent: September 13, 2005
    Assignee: Scepter Corporation
    Inventors: Ronald R. Chishom, Peter Alex
  • Patent number: D449369
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 31, 2000
    Date of Patent: October 16, 2001
    Assignee: Illinois Tool Works Inc.
    Inventors: Daniel J. Hanzel, Harshad Shah, Robert L. Warning
  • Patent number: D519600
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 24, 2005
    Date of Patent: April 25, 2006
    Inventor: Garm Beall
  • Patent number: D455193
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 10, 2000
    Date of Patent: April 2, 2002
    Inventor: Ian Moulson
  • Patent number: D525092
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 26, 2003
    Date of Patent: July 18, 2006
    Inventors: Danny L. Ariaz, Claude L. Watson, Lloyd D. Douglass
  • Patent number: D457595
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 20, 2001
    Date of Patent: May 21, 2002
    Inventors: Thayne Ellsworth, Dennis Thomas, Max E. Belcher
  • Patent number: D457935
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 18, 2001
    Date of Patent: May 28, 2002
    Inventor: Danny L. Ariaz
  • Patent number: D465545
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 6, 2002
    Date of Patent: November 12, 2002
    Inventor: Robert M. Maestro
  • Patent number: D470911
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 2, 2002
    Date of Patent: February 25, 2003
    Inventor: Isaac Docsol
  • Patent number: D473926
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 22, 2002
    Date of Patent: April 29, 2003
    Inventor: Steven John Crockford
  • Patent number: D555439
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 24, 2006
    Date of Patent: November 20, 2007
    Assignee: Blitz U.S.A., Inc.
    Inventors: Vondie L. Fletcher, Mark H. Bennett, Charlie L. Forbis
  • Patent number: D480447
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 11, 2002
    Date of Patent: October 7, 2003
    Assignee: Pure Rinse Systems, Inc.
    Inventor: James E. Cook
  • Patent number: D484565
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 21, 2003
    Date of Patent: December 30, 2003
    Inventor: Danny L. Ariaz
  • Patent number: D498510
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 6, 2003
    Date of Patent: November 16, 2004
    Inventor: John A. Berggren
  • Patent number: D602558
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 21, 2008
    Date of Patent: October 20, 2009
    Assignee: Corning Incorporated
    Inventors: Thomas Jay Beams, Connie Marie Head, David Alan Kenney, Joseph Christopher Wall
  • Patent number: D607083
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 6, 2006
    Date of Patent: December 29, 2009
    Assignee: Anemos Company Ltd.
    Inventor: Hisao Kojima
  • Patent number: D607535
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 25, 2008
    Date of Patent: January 5, 2010
    Assignee: Anemos Company Ltd.
    Inventor: Hisao Kojima
  • Patent number: D608411
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 25, 2008
    Date of Patent: January 19, 2010
    Assignee: Anemos Company Ltd.
    Inventor: Hisao Kojima
  • Patent number: D613816
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 29, 2006
    Date of Patent: April 13, 2010
    Assignee: Anemos Company Ltd.
    Inventor: Hisao Kojima
  • Patent number: D613817
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 24, 2006
    Date of Patent: April 13, 2010
    Assignee: Anemos Company, Ltd.
    Inventor: Hisao Kojima
  • Patent number: D613818
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 24, 2006
    Date of Patent: April 13, 2010
    Assignee: Anemos Company, Ltd.
    Inventor: Hisao Kojima
  • Patent number: D614257
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 29, 2006
    Date of Patent: April 20, 2010
    Assignee: Anemos Company Ltd.
    Inventor: Hisao Kojima
  • Patent number: D614258
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 6, 2006
    Date of Patent: April 20, 2010
    Assignee: Anemos Company Ltd.
    Inventor: Hisao Kojima
  • Patent number: D619200
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 17, 2006
    Date of Patent: July 6, 2010
    Inventor: Isaac Sheba Yousif
  • Patent number: D625387
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 11, 2010
    Date of Patent: October 12, 2010
    Assignee: Anemos Company Ltd.
    Inventor: Hisao Kojima
  • Patent number: D625771
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 11, 2010
    Date of Patent: October 19, 2010
    Assignee: Anemos Company Ltd.
    Inventor: Hisao Kojima
  • Patent number: D627855
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 25, 2009
    Date of Patent: November 23, 2010
    Assignee: SMC Corporation
    Inventor: Noriaki Ito
  • Patent number: D636054
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 28, 2009
    Date of Patent: April 12, 2011
    Assignee: Miramar Labs, Inc.
    Inventors: Christopher Loew, Yoav Ben-Haim, Peter J. Bentley, Daniel Francis
  • Patent number: D394302
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 1, 1994
    Date of Patent: May 12, 1998
    Assignee: Encon, Inc.
    Inventors: Jack E. Harris, Robert A. Bromwell, Karl L. Sommer, Gerald L. Blake
  • Patent number: D398950
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 10, 1997
    Date of Patent: September 29, 1998
    Inventors: Ronald S. Keefer, John Sickle
  • Patent number: D404462
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 1, 1994
    Date of Patent: January 19, 1999
    Inventor: Albert K. Otto
  • Patent number: D407138
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 3, 1997
    Date of Patent: March 23, 1999
    Assignee: Richard R. Zito R & D Corp.
    Inventor: Richard R. Zito
  • Patent number: D408370
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 3, 1997
    Date of Patent: April 20, 1999
    Inventors: Robert M. Stashkiw, Dean L. Cramer
  • Patent number: D410726
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 2, 1998
    Date of Patent: June 8, 1999
    Assignee: Pure Rinse Systems, Inc
    Inventor: James E. Cook
  • Patent number: D413236
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 29, 1998
    Date of Patent: August 31, 1999
    Inventor: Mario De Montigny
  • Patent number: D415552
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 11, 1998
    Date of Patent: October 19, 1999
    Assignee: 9036-5305 Quebec Inc.
    Inventor: Michel Malorni
  • Patent number: D420420
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 31, 1998
    Date of Patent: February 8, 2000
    Inventor: Roy Heine
  • Patent number: D420720
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 27, 1998
    Date of Patent: February 15, 2000
    Assignee: AJT & Associates
    Inventors: Alfredo J. Teran, John R. Derrick, Jr., Nidal A. Samad, W. Todd Willoughby, Igor A. Vassiliev, Louis V. Mangicarpa, Carlos V. Diaz
  • Patent number: D420869
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 5, 1998
    Date of Patent: February 22, 2000
    Assignee: Koziol Geschenkartikel GmbH
    Inventor: Juergen Diehl
  • Patent number: D422674
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 10, 1999
    Date of Patent: April 11, 2000
    Assignee: Blitz U.S.A., Inc.
    Inventors: Larry L. Chrisco, Charles L. Forbis
  • Patent number: D426283
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 2, 1999
    Date of Patent: June 6, 2000
    Inventor: Juan M. Hernandez, Jr.
  • Patent number: D428468
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 25, 1998
    Date of Patent: July 18, 2000
    Assignee: Century Manufacturing Company
    Inventors: William S. Dea, Richard E. Carlson, James A. Wilson, Jeremy J. Odegard
  • Patent number: D431627
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 26, 1999
    Date of Patent: October 3, 2000
    Assignee: EMU Unterwasserpumpen GmbH
    Inventors: Helmut Etschel, Helmut Sporl
  • Patent number: D432621
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 16, 1999
    Date of Patent: October 24, 2000
    Assignee: EMU Unterwasserpumpen GmbH
    Inventors: Helmut Etschel, Helmut Sporl
  • Patent number: D433479
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 9, 1999
    Date of Patent: November 7, 2000
    Assignee: Water Zone, Inc.
    Inventor: David S. Simon
  • Patent number: D434437
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 22, 1999
    Date of Patent: November 28, 2000
    Assignee: Baldwin Grafotec GmbH
    Inventors: Angelika Mackevicius, Georg Lechner
  • Patent number: D434511
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 27, 2000
    Date of Patent: November 28, 2000
    Inventor: Philip J. Parker