05896691 is referenced by 58 patents and cites 35 patents.

A module having a housing, a battery, control circuitry and electrical conductors. The battery and control circuitry are contained in the housing. The housing is adapted to be removably connected to the frame of a firearm. The electrical conductors are located on the housing and allow the battery and control circuit to be electrically connected to other components of the firearm. The housing can be connected at a hand grip section of the firearm and forms a substantial portion of at least one exterior side of the firearm at the hand grip section.

Title
Firearm battery and control module
Application Number
685347
Publication Number
5896691
Application Date
July 20, 1998
Publication Date
April 27, 1999
Inventor
Douglas G Overbury
Strathroy
CA
Kevin A Kaminski
Plainville
CT, US
Agent
Perman & Green
Assignee
Colt s Manufacturing Company
CT, US
IPC
A41A 17/00
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