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248346010 - SUPPORTING BASE

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Class / Patent application numberDescriptionNumber of patent applications / Date published
248346060 Base allows attachment or holder to adjust position 28
248346040 Biased by spring or resilient member (e.g., snap fit) 22
248346070 Adjustable size base 3
20120235005APPARATUS FOR HOLDING PORTABLE DEVICES - An apparatus for holding portable electronic devices of different sizes is provided, including a receiving base, a first clamp unit and a second clamp unit, wherein the receiving base has a flat shape, with two opposite surfaces for receiving area and positioning area respectively. The positioning area forms a plurality of positioning sliding trenches in parallel layout. The entrances to the positioning sliding trenches are located at the edge of the receiving base. The ends away from the aforementioned edge of the positioning sliding trenches are closed. A part of the positioning sliding trenches has narrower openings than the width of the trenches. The first clamp unit and the second clamp unit include at least a positioning block respectively. The positioning blocks on the first clamp unit and the second clamp unit are inserted into positioning sliding trenches at corresponding locations. The first clamp unit and the second clamp unit extend to the two sides of the receiving area of the receiving base, facing each other. To adjust the holding width of the two clamps, the positioning blocks can be inserted to a different positioning sliding trench.09-20-2012
20080277554Universal fixture for belt sander - A universal fixture is provided for securing a portable power tool, such as a belt sander. The fixture has a housing with a plurality of sidewalls, and a plurality of retainers extending from the sidewalls for securing the power tool, wherein the sidewalls and retainers are adjustable to accommodate power tools of differing shapes and sizes. Further, the universal fixture is adjustable to mount the power tool in differing positions for optimal use.11-13-2008
20110049322Novel Design For Mounting Assembly For Photovoltaic Arrays - A mounting assembly is described. The mounting assembly includes: (a) a pipe having a first threaded end and a second threaded end; (b) a base component having a base portion and a threaded connecting portion; (c) a top component having a top portion and a threaded portion, the top component being capable of supporting a photovoltaic panel thereon; and (d) wherein the first threaded end of the pipe and the threaded connecting portion of the base component include threads such that the first threaded end rotatably engages in a first direction with the threaded connecting portion, and the second threaded end of the pipe and the threaded portion of the top component include threads such that the first threaded end rotatably engages in a second direction with the threaded portion of the top component, the first direction is opposite to the second direction, and the first threaded end and the second threaded end are substantially cylindrical.03-03-2011
248346050 And base leveling means 1
20120193499PROJECTING APPARATUS HAVING ADJUSTING FUNCTION - A projecting apparatus having an adjusting function includes a projector having an adjusting side; and an adjusting device disposed at the adjusting side and including a rotatable base pivoting on the projector, a moving mechanism disposed on the projector, a fixed mechanism comprising a fixed base, and a fixed component disposed on the fixed base, and an adjusting component connected to the fixed component and the moving mechanism. When the adjusting device is adjusted, the adjusting device drives the projector to rotate about an axial center of the rotatable base.08-02-2012
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20090206225MACHINE TOOL AND PALLET STANDBY STATION - A machine tool and pallet standby station using a crane for changing a pallet between a table or pallet mounting table (08-20-2009
20130043366APPARATUS TO SUBSTANTIALLY MINIMIZE ACCIDENTAL TIPPING OF A CONTAINER PARTIALLY FILLED WITH A LIQUID - An apparatus to substantially minimize accidental tipping of a container partially filled with a liquid. The apparatus includes a first portion engageable with at least one of a tray, a coaster, a cup holder disposed in a vehicle and said container and a second portion disposed one of in and on one of the tray, coaster and cup holder the first portion is disposed on the container and on the container when the first portion is disposed one of in and on such one of the tray, coaster and cup holder.02-21-2013
20110204198METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR INSTALLING A POST MOUNT - In one embodiment, the invention is a method and apparatus for installing a post mount. In one embodiment, a support block for use in securing a post mount includes a body having a first end and a second end and an adjustment mechanism formed integrally with the first end of the body, by which a vertical orientation of a post mount incorporating the support block can be adjusted.08-25-2011
20090194660Reusable PU Holding Pad Member - A reusable PU holding pad member, such as a first, second, and third pad holding member, comprises a front surface and a rear surface, between which is fixed an outer sidewall with a predetermined thickness, and the rear and front surfaces of the holding pad member are both an adhesive surface for being attached to and removed from a fixing member repeatedly. The rear surface is provided to securely attach onto the fixing member, and by using the adhesive surface (such as the front and rear surfaces) generated through the networking of the PU molecule structure, not only the dusts attached on the front and rear surfaces of the holding pad member may be washed away, but also the adhesive strength of the front and rear surfaces thereof may be maintained, enabling to be used repeatedly.08-06-2009
20130075566Storage for USB Flash Drives - A stand for storing a plurality of USB flash drives, the stand comprising a block having in its surface a plurality of slots each of a configuration to receive the connector of a USB drive whereby the body of the drive extends in an upright manner from the block, and a plurality of posts each of a configuration for fitting into a protective cap for the connector whereby the caps of the associated USB drive can be stored in an upright manner from the block by engagement onto the posts.03-28-2013
20080258030DISPLAY SUPPORT DEVICE - A display support device includes a connecting member and a lower tube. The connecting member is adapted to be mounted on a rear surface of a flat display, and includes an upper tube. The lower tube is disposed below the upper tube. One of the upper and lower tubes has an internally threaded portion, and the other of the upper and lower tubes has an externally threaded portion engaging the internally threaded portion to allow for rotation and therefore movement of the lower tube relative to the upper tube, which results in a change to the total length of the upper and lower tubes.10-23-2008
20090121109Display stand for action figure - The Improved display stand is an invention that because of its unique adjustable overhead type lights and because of it unique electroluminescent lighting provides a stand that not only accommodates the display of various action figures or the like bathed in figure appropriate lighting, but creates an intriguing luminescent display. The display stand has particular application in the display of action type figures such as figures of characters know to science fiction type movies, wherein the display of such figures is enhanced due to adjustable lighting and due to the electroluminescent structural members of both the stand and the displayed item.05-14-2009
20120112028CUTTING PALLET - A cutting pallet is provided that can prevent works held in a carrier device from interfering with a supply pallet, when a plurality of works arranged at even intervals is supplied at uneven intervals. The cutting pallet (05-10-2012
20090065673SPEAKER HOLDER - A speaker holder includes a base with a blocking portion, a restraining plate, and two flanges extending form a same side of the base. The restraining plate is separated from the blocking portion. The restraining plate has an inward restraining tab at an end of the restraining plate remote from the base. The blocking portion, the restraining plate, and the two flanges cooperatively form a receiving space for receiving and restraining the speaker on the base. The speaker can be directly inserted into the receiving space and more easily and firmly fixed therein utilizing the restraining tap of the restraining plate. Therefore, time spent to assemble the speaker is less than the conventional method.03-12-2009
20100171020CADDY FOR CAR DASHBOARD - Apparatus for retaining objects on the dashboard of a vehicle, comprising a planar rubbery base member having a bottom with a high friction surface characteristic is provided. The planar rubbery base member is made of a material which tends to conform to a shape of a curved surface upon which it is placed, such as the dashboard and a plurality of flexible walls extend upwardly from the rubbery base member. The walls define at least one compartment. A combination of high walls, and multifunction catching/gripping platforms configured and/or oriented differently and contained within the walls combine to effectively retain objects.07-08-2010
20110284711STACK BOARD AND SERVER ASSEMBLY USING SAME - An exemplary stack board includes a base, a supporting platform and pivots connected between the base and the supporting platform. The base defines four guide channels therein. Each guide channel includes an oblique guide groove. The supporting platform is mounted on the base and capable of supporting a server system thereon. The pivots are received in the guide channels, respectively, and moveable along the oblique guide grooves such that the supporting platform is movable relative to the base from a first position substantially coinciding with the base to a second position protruding from one side of the base, with the supporting platform tiltable to an oblique orientation at the second position.11-24-2011
20110290974RETAINING STRUCTURE HAVING LOCKING APPARATUS - A retaining structure is described. The retaining structure includes a supporting part and a plurality of locking apparatuses. The supporting part has a plurality of position portions and each of the position portions has an annular portion. The locking apparatuses are deposed between the in the component and the supporting part and are corresponding to the position portions of the supporting part. Each of the locking apparatuses includes a main body and a fastening portion. The main body has a first portion, a second portion, and an annular region. The first portion is joined to the annular portion of the position portion and the second portion is joined to the opening of the component. The fastening portion is joined to the annular region of the main body to allow the fastening portion to contact the annular region for fastening the component on the supporting part.12-01-2011
20090189046Restraint device for a tire - A restraint device for securing approximately cylindrical objects to an apertured surface is presented. The restraint device generally includes a base, a support, an abutment and an activation system. The restraint device may further include a lateral restraint and a cover. The base, along with the activation system, secures the restraint device to an apertured surface. The abutment, which is placed adjacent the outer edge of the object, acts as a barrier to the object, thus reducing or preventing movement of the object in the direction of the restraint device. The abutment and the support may be moved relative to the base by the activation system. To engage and disengage the restraint device from an apertured surface and the generally cylindrical object, the activation system may include a rotational device such as a lever.07-30-2009
20090152428SUPPORT FOR MOBILE PHONES AND MULTIMEDIA DEVICES - A support for mobile phones and multimedia devices that has a support plane presented by a main structural member. The supporting plane is characterized by a plurality of slots. A plurality of bolts with a plurality of complementary fastening elements associated with said bolts are slidably received in the slots. When the complementary fastening elements loosened, the bolts can slid. When the complementary fastening elements are fixed the bolts cannot slid. In this manner the bolts can be positioned in a preselected spatial array, and fixed in the slots. The spatial array holds removably but securely a mobile phone or multimedia device so that its controls are accessible and can be actuated.06-18-2009
20090206224Device-Positioning Pedestal and Handler Having the Device-Positioning Pedestal - A device-positioning pedestal capable of positioning devices of different sizes. The device-positioning pedestal comprises a plurality of guide members corresponding to the sides of the device and coming in contact with the sides of the device to position the device, at least one guide member includes a slide mechanism that supports the guide member so as to slide relative to the device-positioning pedestal member and a fixing mechanism that fixes the guide members at desired positions. The guide members are set to be adapted to the size of the device by the guide member-adjusting means separate from the device-positioning pedestal. The guide member-adjusting means adjust the position of the guide members based on the size of the device measured by device size-measuring means separate from the guide member-adjusting means or based on the data of data-recording means attached to the device-positioning pedestal.08-20-2009
20090090835Revolving Storage Device - A storage device has a first and second supporting surface. The first and second supporting surfaces are connected to each other by a first riser. The first and second supporting surfaces each have lips. The distance between the lip for the first supporting surface and the first riser defines the storage area on the first supporting surface. The storage device may also have a third supporting surface positioned below the second supporting surface and may further have one or more pockets located on the first supporting surface. The storage device may also have a stationary base wherein at least a portion of the storage device is capable of rotating about an axis.04-09-2009
20100102189Surface Pad - Surface pad comprises a thin pad that resembles a footprint of a laptop. Four equally sized and rounded feet that are visible when the laptop is placed on the surface pad for use. These feet are the primary touch points for the laptop user when he/she is repositioning the laptop. By placing a person's thumb and index finder on the circular ‘feet’ of the surface pad that adjust the laptop for viewing comfort on the work surface by sliding, turning or repositioning the laptop in a jostle-free manner. A circle cut from the center similar to a donut. A plurality of ventilation tracks or airflow tracks that run outwards from the circular hole all the way to edge of the surface pad. The underbelly of the surface pad is equipped with ingrained treading to insure friction on the work surface and added strength to the lifetime of the surface pad.04-29-2010
20100084532MARKING DEVICE DOCKING STATIONS HAVING MECHANICAL DOCKING AND METHODS OF USING SAME - Docking stations and docking methods are provided for use with marking devices used for marking the presence or absence of an underground facility in a dig area. The docking station may serve as a home base for storage of a marking device, for charging the battery of a marking device, for transferring data to and from a marking device, and for securing a marking device against unauthorized use and/or theft. The docking station may be a mobile docking station that is installed in a vehicle or may be a fixed docking station that is installed at a central location in the field, at a central office, at a home base facility, and the like.04-08-2010
20130119220Fixing Structure for Electronic Device with Display Screen - A fixing structure for electronic device with a display screen, which comprises a base, a supporting plate interposed into the base, a fixing plate connected with the supporting plate via a damping shaft, vertically moveable jaws for locking the supporting plate, and a slide block for pushing the jaws to release the supporting plate. The jaws are arranged in an upper jaw and a lower jaw, whatever the direction the supporting plate are interposed in the base in, there is always one of the upper and lower jaws able to lock the supporting plate.05-16-2013
20080277553DEVICE WITH A RECEPTACLE FOR A LEVER11-13-2008
20100187394MULTIFACETED TRIVET - A multifaceted trivet with multifaceted functionality includes a trivet (07-29-2010
20100243846CONNECTION BASE DEVICE FOR CONNECTING VARIOUS OBJECTS - A connection base device for connecting to various objects is provided, including at least a heavy unit, a fix unit and a connection unit. The fix unit is engaged to the bottom of the connection unit. The fix unit and the connection unit clap a part of area of the heavy unit and hold to fasten together. The top surface of the connection unit includes a smooth suction area. At the center region of the suction area is an engaging trench for providing engagement to other objects directly. The wall and the bottom of the engaging trench are completely sealed so that when the engaging trench is not in use, an object with a suction disc can be attached to the suction area by suction disc.09-30-2010
20120126085Versatile Lift For Chair, Recliner Or Objects - A lifting fixture accommodates loads with wide variations of undercarriage types and uneven floors or platforms, and provides a minimum manufacturing cost. The lift especially accommodates loads such as chairs and recliners designed for comfort or for infirm individuals and lifts those loads by an amount that enables safe, convenient access.05-24-2012
20100219318WEDGE SUPPORT FOR THE DISPLAY OF PLANAR PRODUCTS - A product assembly includes a substantially planar product and a support wedge. The support wedge is formed separately from the substantially planar product and includes a base, two sidewalls, and two internal walls. The two sidewalls each extend from opposite sides of the base and converge toward one another as they extend away from the base. The two internal walls each extend from a side of one of the two sidewalls opposite the base. The two internal walls are substantially parallel to and spaced from one another to define a slot between the two internal walls. The substantially planar product is positioned within the slot and is held in place due to compression applied to the substantially planar product by the two internal walls. Other products, assemblies, and associated methods are also disclosed.09-02-2010
20080283709Variable orientation appliance mount - A mount for securing an appliance such as a light beam generator to a support or other object at various selected orientations of the appliance. A preferred embodiment of the mount includes a circular element having a wedge-shaped circumferential portion and a plurality of rotationally spaced diametric grooves, and a securement device including first and second opposed surfaces for securingly engaging the circular element's wedge-shaped circumferential portion, the securement device including a bar extending between the first and second opposed surfaces for engaging a selected one of the diametric grooves.11-20-2008
20080230669Tile cutter attachable propane torch tank caddy - The tile cutter attachable propane torch tank caddy includes: (a.) a base member adapted to rest on a horizontal surface floor, the base member having a top and a bottom and sides; (b.) at least one vertically extending propane torch tank sleeve connected to the top of the base member, the sleeve having at least one vertical wall adapted to support a propane torch tank; and, (c.) a tile cutter attachment mechanism connected to the base member for connection to a side of a tile cutter.09-25-2008
20110248139PORTABLE COMPUTER AIR CUSHION - An air-filled cushion for portable computer devices. In the present invention, portable computer devices on top of the air cushion are secured by means of a strap to prevent shifting or falling off while being used. The design of the air cushion accords with ergonomic and height demands, so that the user can use the air cushion comfortably while sitting or lying down. Built-in open-cell mesh areas on the air cushion keep heat away from the lap and the portable computer device.10-13-2011
20100133406ADJUSTABLE SUPPORT STRUCTURE - An adjustable support device (06-03-2010
20110240819Support foot apparatus and methods - Support foot apparatus that include a support foot structure that employs flexible flap members disposed on opposing sides of a central foot member, and that are configured for insertion into corresponding openings of a support foot location defined in an exterior surface of the chassis of an information handling system or other device or structure. Each of the flexible flap members may be provided with one or more securing apertures configured for placement over corresponding securing posts provided on an interior surface of the chassis to secure the flexible flap members of the support foot apparatus within the interior of the chassis at a support foot location to hold the central support body against an exterior surface of the chassis.10-06-2011
20110114812HOLDER FOR A DRINKING GLASS - Moisture-absorbing holder for a drinking glass, such as a beer glass, which holder comprises a raised annular wall (05-19-2011
20090032667Cushtop Laptop Stands And Methods Of Manufacture Thereof - Embodiments of cushtop laptop stands and methods of manufacture thereof are generally described herein. An article to support a device comprises a first portion having a first interior surface and a first exterior surface, a second portion having a second interior surface and a second exterior surface, and a third portion configured to couple together the first portion and the second portion. At least one of the first, second, and third portions comprises a cushioning material. In a first configuration, the article comprises a first end of the first interior surface spaced apart from a first end of the second interior surface by a first distance, and a second end of the first interior surface spaced apart from a second end of the second interior surface by a second distance greater than the first distance. In a second configuration, the article comprises the first end of the first interior surface spaced apart from the first end of the second interior surface by a third distance substantially equal to a thickness of the device. Other embodiments may be described and claimed.02-05-2009
20110073737Christmas Magic Paper Tree Holder - A Christmas magic paper tree holder having a hollow base, locating blocks radially inwardly extended from the inside wall of the hollow base, locating grooves respectively defined in between each two adjacent locating blocks and met at the center of the hollow base for the insertion of a bottom side of a Christmas magic paper tree in one of a series of angles.03-31-2011
20110101192Multipurpose ball joint assembly and work holding devices - A ball joint assembly and work holding device where the ball joint assembly provides a movable mount for different work holding devices that each provide for holding an item, such as a fire arm, archery bow and/or the like, where the ball joint assembly is for seating on, or mounting onto, a table top, bench, or like surface. The ball joint assembly includes a cylindrical housing slotted on opposite sides thereof from a center opening in the housing top and contains a ball that rests on a plunger top end of a jacking screw that is turned in a round nut by a lever arm, and the ball joint assembly is fitted into the housing. Turning of the lever arm that is fitted through a housing lateral slot extends the plunger top into the ball, lifting the ball to lock it against a housing top concave surface, and which ball includes a stem extending through the housing top to tilt between the slots and pivot when the ball in unlocked, and the ball stem end includes a tool mounting for connection to a work holding devices, and two of which work holding devices: a shooting rest and an archery bow mount are unique to the invention.05-05-2011
20110062303APPARATUS FOR SUPPORTING A WHEEL OF A VEHICLE - A first apparatus for supporting a wheel of a vehicle includes a support structure and a support movably mounted on the support structure. At least one locating member and clamping mechanism are mounted to the support structure and the support. The clamping mechanism engages the locating member so that the support is held in a predetermined position relative to the support structure. A second apparatus for supporting a wheel of a vehicle includes a bearing surface and a support movably mounted on the bearing surface. A first locating member is positioned underneath the bearing surface, and a shaft is mounted to the underside of the support and extends through the bearing surface and the locating member. When an actuator is retracted, the first locating member bears against the bearing surface so that the support is held in a predetermined position relative to the bearing surface.03-17-2011
20110248138Device positioning supports - A device positioning support for selectively positioning a device in one of a plurality of positions comprising a base, a pair of links which are each connected to the base and to a device, a manually operable self-locking release comprising a biasing member which normally biases a first constraint connected to one of the links into engagement with a second constraint connected to the other link in order to prevent relative movement of the links. The release is manually operable to relieve the biasing force and thereby permit relative movement between the first link relative to the second link in order to reposition the device.10-13-2011
20110253871TRANSPORT DEVICE - A label transport device for transporting indicia-bearing labels for identifying electrical and electronic components, comprising a generally rectangular carrier frame member having a generally planar support surface, a generally rectangular planar indicia-bearing label, and a mounting arrangement for mounting the label on the carrier frame, including at least one positioning tab member connected with one edge of the label, and a positioning lug arranged on one of the frame and tab members for engagement with an opening contained in the other of the tab and frame members, thereby to position the label at a given transport location on the carrier frame member. The frame is injection-molded from a synthetic plastic material and includes a plurality of parallel spaced longitudinal spars that are connected together integrally by a plurality of parallel transverse spars.10-20-2011
20110253869TRUNCATED PYRAMID SHAPED SHIPPING BASE - A shipping base shaped like a square, truncated pyramid for use with a washing machine of the type having an undercarriage suspended below the wash tub. The shipping base has an opening in the top of the truncated pyramid into which the washing machine undercarriage is lowered until the undercarriage is suspended within the space defined by base, and an integrally formed frame-like pallet for supporting the washing machine. The opening is only slightly larger than the dimensions of the undercarriage so that the shipping base prevents any significant lateral movement of the undercarriage or the washing machine tub.10-20-2011
20110253872CONTAINER HOLDER - Container holders are presented including: a base having an top surface, a bottom surface, a proximal end, a distal end, a first longitudinal edge, and a second longitudinal edge; at least two edge stops each having a cross-section, the at least two edge stops in mechanical communication with the top surface of the base, where each of the at least two edge stops are separately disposed along the first longitudinal edge and the second longitudinal edge for providing edge-to-edge containment; at least two end stops in mechanical communication with the top surface of the base, where each of the at least two end stops are separately disposed along the distal end and the proximal end for providing end-to-end containment; and at least one securing mechanism in mechanical communication with the at least two edge stops for securing a container.10-20-2011
20120199717ULTRASOUND SCANNER SUPPORT DEVICES - Ultrasound scanner support devices and associated methods are disclosed herein. In various embodiments, an ultrasound scanner support device can include a body having a first surface and a second surface opposite the first surface. The ultrasound scanner support device can further include a recess having an interior surface between the first and second surfaces and a sidewall extending from the first surface to the interior surface. The recess can be shaped to releasably retain an ultrasound scanner connector. The ultrasound scanner support device can further include a peripheral channel extending around a perimeter of the body. The peripheral channel can have a curve at each directional change. Additionally, the ultrasound scanner support device can include a holder coupled to the body and configured to releasably retain an ultrasound scanner.08-09-2012
20100320349DISPLAY DEVICE STAND - A case for a portable display device is subdivided into two portions which can be slidably mounted on the display device as a protective case. One of the portions is provided with slots which are the width of the display device case thickness so that the device can be inserted into the slots and present a more or less upright orientation of the device so that the display can be viewed.12-23-2010
20100320348OPENER AND BUFFER TABLE FOR TEST HANDLER - An opener and a buffer table for a test handler are disclosed. The opener includes an opening plate, a plurality of pin blocks forming pairs, and at least one or more interval retaining apparatus for retaining an interval between the pin blocks forming a pair. Each of the pin blocks is movably coupled to the opening plate, and includes opening pins for releasing a holding state of a holding apparatus that holds semiconductor devices in a carrier board. Although semiconductor devices to be tested are altered in size and a carrier board loading with the semiconductor devices is thus replaced, the opener does not need to be replaced, thereby reducing the replacement cost and the waste of resources.12-23-2010
20120126084Plumbing Fixture Shim and sheet thereof - A shim for placement under plumbing fixtures is made of a series of shim members aligned according to height, whereby they form a wedge-shaped member. The shim is inserted between a plumbing fixture base and installation surface until one of the shim members supports the fixture. The shim members are connected by tabs designed to disengage from the shims on the side facing out from the plumbing fixture in a manner so that when separated, the tabs remain affixed to the portion of the shim removed from under the plumbing fixture. Each shim member also comprises a trough-shaped surface to accommodate curvature on the underside of the plumbing fixture.05-24-2012
20110253870MULTI-POSITION BASE ASSEMBLY FOR TOOL - A base assembly removably and adjustably receives a tool and includes a base and a wall extending outwardly from the base. First and second openings are disposed in the wall. First and second cutouts are disposed in the wall to receive the tool. A pivot pin is removably received by the first and second openings. The tool is removably disposed on the pivot pin. A locking ring is disposed on the pivot pin. The locking ring is in a locked position to prevent movement of the pivot pin and in an unlocked position to allow movement of the pivot pin, thereby allowing the tool to be easily moved between positions and securely locked in a desired position.10-20-2011
20110095157SHIPPING BASE WITH LOCATOR PINS - A shipping base for use with an appliance or other large product is provided. The base includes locator pins for removably securing the base to the appliance via a friction fit. The locator pins are captured by and extend upwardly from a folded corrugated member to frictionally engage the appliance. The locator pins preferably have a conical upper portion to help guide the pins into footholes or other openings in the bottom of the appliance.04-28-2011
20100038510DEVICE MOUNTING BASE - A device mounting base comprises a main mounting unit (02-18-2010
20110147559TRIVET WITH SERVER LID - A multifaceted trivet with multifaceted functionality includes a trivet within a basket, a trivet that may serve as a lid and a serving tray. The trivet within a basket provides further insulation by use of the basket. The basket has rotatable handles which allows a heated item to be placed within the basket and easily carried to a serving area. The trivet that may serve as a lid may function as a trivet on which a pot or container may be placed or may fit as a lid of a particular pot or container.06-23-2011
20120001048STAND DEVICE FOR PORTABLE ELECTRONIC DEVICE - To provide a stand device capable of improving workability in removing a portable electronic device. A stand device has a pedestal and a lever mechanism. The pedestal is supported movable between a support portion for supporting an electronic device mounted on the support surface and a removal position at which the pedestal is arranged through a movement thereof in which the pressing portion descends. The lever mechanism includes a pressed arm and a projection. The pressed arm is pressed by the pressing portion to thus move downward when the pedestal moves from the support position to the removal position. The projection moves upward along with the rotation of the fulcrum portion caused by the downward movement of the pressed arm to thus project from the support surface of the pedestal.01-05-2012
20120025051DOCKING STATION AND POSITIONING APPARATUS - A docking station includes a main body, a pin, an operation element, a locking mechanism, and a lock releasing mechanism. An electronic device is mounted on the main body. The pin is supported on the main body in a protrudable-retractable manner. The operation element is supported on the main body in a protrudable-retractable manner. The locking mechanism locks the pin in a protruding position. The lock releasing mechanism unlocks the pin locked by the locking mechanism in response to the pressing of the operation element in a direction in which the operation element is retracted by the electronic device. A tip of the pin in the protruding position is located at a higher level than a tip of the operation element in a protruding position. The operation element is located adjacent to the pin.02-02-2012
20110089302SOFT PAD FOR ATTACHING OBJECTS WITH SUCTION DISC - A soft pad for attaching object with suction disc is provided, including a metal object unit and a wrapping unit. The metal object unit is made of material with good ductility, shaped as a flat plate. The plate includes a fixed region and a bendable region surrounding the fixed region. The top surface of the fixed region includes a suction surface for placing the object with suction disc. The bendable region is bendable to achieve better fit to the curvy surface. The wrapping unit completely wraps around the metal object, except the suction surface. The suction surface is exposed. Furthermore, the bottom of the soft pad is the wrapping unit, thus is an anti-slippery surface that is soft, flat, and having high friction coefficient. In this manner, the soft pad can be slightly bended to fit the curvy surface. With large contact area, good fitness, and considerable weight, the soft pad can be stably placed to provide attachment to holder with suction disc.04-21-2011
20100288901Lateral tilt adapter for stationary exercise equipment - An adapter for stationary exercise equipment that connects to stationary exercise equipment and adapts such equipment to laterally tilt in order to naturally and realistically simulate the leaning that normally occurs during actual vehicle use, such as during actual bicycle riding or boat rowing. The adapter is comprised of a platform or frame, with elastic material underneath, and arc-shaped supports that are shaped and positioned such that the platform tends to tilt away from the horizontal when a user is aboard the affixed stationary equipment, unless corrective forces are applied during use in order to maintain a horizontal position.11-18-2010
20120126086Motorcycle restraint device - A motorcycle restraint device is provided. The motorcycle restraint device comprises a base assembly, a catch assembly and a catch pin assembly. The base assembly comprises at least one base mounting box, at least one front ramp and at least one rear ramp. The catch assembly is mounted to a top portion of the base assembly comprising at least one catch arm, at least one catch arm keeper, at least one bolt traversing the base assembly, at least one front plate, at least one top plate located perpendicular to a front portion of the top plate, at least base side plates, at least two springs vertically mounted between at least one locking rod and at least one spring backup rod. The catch pin assembly is secured to a frame of a motorcycle.05-24-2012
20110180681Writing Utensil Holder - A holder for holding a writing utensil is disclosed. In one embodiment, the holder comprises a base and a grip. The grip is generally axially aligned with and connected to the base. The base and the grip form an indentation along an axial line of surface intersection. The grip comprises an interior wall defining a generally axial sleeve. The grip further comprises a first jaw and a second jaw. Each jaw comprises a tapered end, and the tapered ends define an axial slot. The jaws flex to receive and grip a generally cylindrical utensil inserted through the tapered axial slot into the axial sleeve.07-28-2011
20120211629Holder for Beverage Containers - A beverage container holder comprising a base and at least one structure projecting upwardly from the base, wherein the at least one structure projecting upwardly from the base releasably holds a beverage container inserted into engagement with the at least one structure, wherein the base comprises portions projecting horizontally beyond the at least one upwardly projecting structure when the beverage holder is disposed in a resting position on an underlying support surface to provide additional tip-over resistance to the beverage container, and wherein either the base or the at least one structure projecting upwardly includes a visible element that is singularly identifiable by the user.08-23-2012
20120074286Foldable support base - A foldable support base includes a first board, a second board, and a third board. The first board has an edge forming a positioning section. A surface of the first board and a surface of the positioning section of the first board are provided with a first pad for protection against scratching. The second board has an edge that is in movable pivoting joint with an opposite edge of the first board. The third board has an edge that is in movable pivoting joint with an opposite edge of the second board. The second and third boards are provided with at least one second pad to protect against scratching and to prevent undesired movement. The above described arrangement helps, in either expanded or folded condition, reducing overall volume for easy carrying and protecting against damage caused by scratching and also providing a function of secure positioning and retention.03-29-2012
20100243847HOUSEHOLD APPLIANCE - A household appliance, in particular a dish-rinsing or dish-washing machine, with a base support onto which the appliance unit is mounted and which is supported on a floor by means of appliance feet. In an exemplary embodiment of the invention, a least one appliance-foot support, which is connected to the base support by means of a tension element, is provided for the base support.09-30-2010
20120223206Vehicle Jack Stand - A jack stand for a vehicle includes a plurality of walls joined together to form a body, the body being hollow. A base is formed by lower edges of the walls and a top surface joins top edges of the walls. One of the walls includes a wall opening and the top includes a top opening, the wall opening and the top opening extending towards one another, meeting proximate the top edge of one of the walls, thereby forming a single, continuous opening extending from the top into one of the walls.09-06-2012
20120223207SHAFT SUPPORT STRUCTURE, CLIP, AND METAL MOLD FOR SHAFT SUPPORT STRUCTURE - A clip can fix a linear member, and is integrally molded by a base body, a bearing portion, and a locking lid. In the base body, the locking lid is integrally molded on one end to be freely rotatable. The bearing portion extends from one side of the base body, and includes an opening portion wherein a rotating shaft rotatably enters. In the locking lid, there are integrally molded a locking portion which can lock in the base body on the other side; the rotating shaft which can freely rotate in the bearing portion including the opening portion on one side; and a planar member covering the holding portion between the locking portion and the rotating shaft. Shapes and structures of the base body, the bearing portion, and the locking lid are made such that a molding metal mold is only pulled in one direction of a dividing line, and a slider is only pulled in one direction of a lower side, so that not only an entire size of the metal mold can be reduced, but also a plurality of pieces of molded articles can be simultaneously produced by one metal mold.09-06-2012
20120261540MODULE UNIT - A module unit includes a receiving element formed from an extrusion profile and configured to receive at least one circuit board. The receiving element includes at least two recesses. Two lateral elements are each configured to be received, in a respective one of the at least two recesses so as to fasten the lateral elements to the receiving element by latching.10-18-2012
20120261539Cushion pad apparatus - A cushion pad apparatus according to the present invention comprises a cushion pad having at least a receiving surface and a bottom surface; and an insertion frame selectively is contoured on said receiving surface. The insertion frame has an insertion well, and the insertion frame is disposed at a prescribed angle from said bottom surface, where adjustment of the prescribed angle operates to subject the insertion frame to move into an inclined position. A flat panel electronic device, upon disposition within the insertion frame, is supported at the prescribed angle accordingly as a structural consequence of the insertion well, while benefiting a user with subjecting the flat panel to face a user in a more direct, face-to-face fashion.10-18-2012
20120298826SMARTPHONE HOLDER - The present invention relates to a smartphone holder for holding a smartphone, comprising a plate body, a first protective strip, a second protective strip, a cylindrical body, and a connector holder. The plate body consists of a back support plate member, a hollowed-out plate member, and a base plate member. The back support plate member, the hollowed-out plate member and the base plate member are formed in one piece or mechanically linked into an S-shape. A cylindrical accommodation space is disposed between the hollowed-out plate member and the base plate member to accommodate the cylindrical body. The first protective strip and the second protective strip are respectively coupled to the left and the right side of the plate body, and each has an annular ring to allow the arrangement of the cylindrical body in the accommodation space inside the plate body. The connector holder is inserted into a hollowed-out socket on the cylindrical body and protrudes out of the hollowed-out plate member of the plate body. The connector holder is for holding the charging connector and/or data transmission connector of a smartphone. The invention provides a device for the placement of a smartphone and makes it convenient for the charging or data transmission of a smartphone.11-29-2012
20110226921SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR SECURING A RODENT CONTROL DEVICE - The present invention comprises, in one exemplary embodiment, a rodent control device including a clamp system comprised of first and second clamp assemblies, and a rodent bait station having at least one opening formed therein for receiving an attachment device such as a screw. The first clamp assembly preferably includes a raised area having one or more openings formed therein for receiving the attachment device. The attachment device operates to secure the rodent bait station to the clamp system, which is in turn, secured to a weighted object such as a cement block. The clamp system substantially prevents movement of the rodent bait station by attaching the bait station to the weighted object.09-22-2011
20120080576RESTRAINT DEVICE FOR A TIRE - A restraint device for securing a tire to an apertured surface and which fits in a safe space under a vehicle includes a base, a support, an abutment and an activation system. The base secures the restraint device to an apertured surface. The abutment, which is attached to the support, which in turn is slidably attached to the base, is moved into engagement with the tire using the activation system to prevent movement of the tire. The activation system has a rotational device such as a lever. The abutment may have a wedge shaped lateral support, and a positioning spring to maintain the abutment in a retracted or extended position. The restraint device may have an indicator to show that the device is properly set in the apertured surface, and a handle that collapses into the safe space when not in use.04-05-2012
20110248140Portable Configurable Modular Spatial Stabilization and Transport System for Enabling Mounting of at least one Portable Apparatus in Accordance with at Least One Plural Controllable Mounting Profile - The present invention is directed to a portable configurable modular spatial stabilization and transport system that enables mounting of at least one apparatus (e.g., camera, etc.) in accordance with at least one plural controllable mounting profile, which may be a static profile, securing the apparatus, or one or more mobile profiles, in which the apparatus is movable. The inventive system comprises ah elongated base platform comprising a plurality of stabilization elements securable to one or more stability sources, and a selectively movable mounting platform for interfacing with one or more apparatus mounting interfaces, that is selectively securable at any predetermined position along the base platform, or for being selectively moved along the base platform in a predefined motion range, thereby enabling any apparatus interfaced therewith to be mounted in one or more predefined mounting profiles. In another embodiment of the present invention the system also comprises an independent wheeled platform configured to interface, with at least one predetermined apparatus mounting interface that is compatible with the mounting platform, such that an apparatus mounted on the mounting platform can be readily repositioned on the wheeled platform, and vice versa, without removing the mounting interface therefrom.10-13-2011
20120325997ANTENNA BRACKET WITH ADJUSTING FUNTION - An antenna bracket includes two substrates having a bottom surface and a supporting surface; a plurality of movable rollers installed on the bottom; two columns, respectively set up on the supporting surface of the substrates; a beam with two ends movably connected with the two columns; two first driving members, fixed on each supporting surface and connected with the beam to drive the beam to slide upward and downward relative to the two columns; an antenna base, movably connected with the beam to install an antenna; a second driving member, fixed on the beam and connected with the antenna base, to drive the antenna base to slide horizontally; two first electromagnetic shield covers and a second electromagnetic shield cover respectively covering the two first driving members and the one second driving member, to attenuate electromagnetic interference (EMI) emanation from openings in the first driving members and the second driving member.12-27-2012
20120325996COIL SUPPORT FOR A MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING (MRI) MAGNET AND METHOD OF SUPPORT - A coil support arrangement for a Magnetic Resonance Imaging System and method of support are provided. One coil support arrangement includes a main former body having a plurality of channels between end flanges and a splint coupled to the main former body between the end flanges. The coil support arrangement also includes a load spreader coupled to the main former body adjacent one or more of the ends of the splint, and having a gap between the one or more ends of the splint and the load spreader.12-27-2012
20130009029MULTI-POSITION BASE ASSEMBLY FOR TOOL - A base assembly removably and adjustably receives a tool and includes a base and a wall extending outwardly from the base. First and second openings are disposed in the wall. First and second cutouts are disposed in the wall to receive the tool. A pivot pin is removably received by the first and second openings. The tool is removably disposed on the pivot pin. A locking ring is disposed on the pivot pin. The locking ring is in a locked position to prevent movement of the pivot pin and in an unlocked position to allow movement of the pivot pin, thereby allowing the tool to be easily moved between positions and securely locked in a desired position.01-10-2013
20130181105TRAILER JACK SUPPORT BLOCK - The trailer jack support block includes a solid rectangular parallelepiped member having surfaces for supporting the lower end of a trailer jack thereon. Attachment chains are provided for securing the support block to the trailer hitch. Grooves are provided on at least two surfaces for retaining the chains therein, if desired.07-18-2013
20130146735LENS TRAY FASTENING DEVICE - Provided is a lens tray fastening device being capable of fastening a plurality of different types of lens trays. Two locating pins are arranged in each of the lens trays. The lens tray fastening device includes a base. The base is separated into a number of areas. Each area defines a first locating hole and a number of second locating holes. The position of the first locating hole corresponds to that of one of the locating pins, and the position of one of the second locating holes corresponds to that of the other second pin. The first locating hole is in cooperation with one of the second locating holes to engage with the two locating pins to position each of the lens trays onto the base.06-13-2013
20110309225MOUNT STRUCTURE - A mount structure includes a base and a bearer. The base has a slot, and at least one combining block is disposed protruding from the slot. The bearer has a bearing portion and a combining portion. The bearing portion is connected to a display, and the combining portion is installed in the slot through hooks, buckles, latches, screws, or other combining methods, such that the bearer is fixed on the base. Moreover, the combining portion is provided with reinforcing ribs for enhancing the structural strength of the bearer.12-22-2011
20110309224MOUNT STRUCTURE - A mount structure includes a base and a bearer. The base has a slot, and at least one combining block is disposed protruding from the slot. The bearer has a bearing portion and a combining portion. The bearing portion is connected to a display, and the combining portion is installed in the slot through hooks, buckles, latches, screws, or other combining methods, such that the bearer is fixed on the base. Moreover, the combining portion is provided with reinforcing ribs for enhancing the structural strength of the bearer.12-22-2011
20110309223MOUNT STRUCTURE - A mount structure includes a base and a bearer. The base has a slot, and at least one combining block is disposed protruding from the slot. The bearer has a bearing portion and a combining portion. The bearing portion is connected to a display, and the combining portion is installed in the slot through hooks, buckles, latches, screws, or other combining methods, such that the bearer is fixed on the base. Moreover, the combining portion is provided with reinforcing ribs for enhancing the structural strength of the bearer.12-22-2011
20120018607MOLDED LOAD BEARING SURFACE AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURE - The present invention provides a load bearing surface assembly having an oriented, molded load bearing surface intersecured with a relatively rigid orienting member. The characteristics of the orienting member are selected such that the orienting member provides a rigid edge member for holding the load bearing surface during the orienting process and/or for mounting the load bearing surface to a support structure. In one embodiment, the load bearing surface includes a pair of orienting members mounted to opposed edges of the load bearing surface. The load bearing surface may be integrally molded into a unitary construction with the orienting member(s). The present invention also provides methods for manufacturing a load bearing surface having an orienting member and a load bearing surface assembly with a load bearing surface and an orienting member.01-26-2012

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