06269730 is referenced by 24 patents and cites 20 patents.

The present invention provides a powered aiming platform for pointing devices such as firearms, illumination devices, or sensing instruments, remotely controlled by a hand-controller device, with video feedback of the aiming position and audio feedback of the exact direction and speed of positioning movements. The present invention overcomes the safety and accuracy limitations of manual and conventional remotely-controlled aiming mechanisms, thereby allowing operators to point devices accurately and quickly with predictable, precise control. In the case of firearms, the present invention maintains a steady position after repeated firing.

Title
Rapid aiming telepresent system
Application Number
9/425336
Publication Number
6269730 (B1)
Application Date
October 22, 1999
Publication Date
August 7, 2001
Inventor
Howard F Konvalin
Martinez
CA, US
Graham S Hawkes
San Anselmo
CA, US
Agent
Thelen Reid & Priest
US
Assignee
Precision Remotes
CA, US
IPC
F41G 3/26
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