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Ryan K Hopper, Walter J Sedlacek, Daniel L Poole, Robert N Poole: Clamp device. Irwin Industrial Tool Company, Dennis J Williamson, Moore & VanAllen PLLC, March 1, 2005: US06860179 (54 worldwide citation)

A clamp device is disclosed having a first member having a handle portion and a jaw portion. A second member has a handle portion and a jaw portion. The handle portion and jaw portion of the second member define a notch extending from an inner surface of the handle portion of the second member at le ...


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Matthew C Green: Self-retracting utility knife. Irwin Industrial Tool Company, McCarter & English, January 8, 2008: US07316070 (46 worldwide citation)

A utility knife includes a housing and a blade carrier movably mounted to the housing. The blade carrier includes a blade supporting surface for supporting a blade, wherein the blade carrier is movable between a retracted position with at least a substantial portion of the blade retracted in the hou ...


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Fabrice J Malard, Ryan K Hopper, Daniel L Poole, Robert N Poole: Laser line generating device. Irwin Industrial Tool Company, Brinks Hofer Gilson & Lione, May 18, 2004: US06735879 (39 worldwide citation)

A self-contained line generating device uses a laser diode and a lens to project a fan-shaped beam of visible light. The lens is useful for receiving light and transmitting light in an asymmetrical planar beam. The light is useful for aligning objects in a vertical or a horizontal line. The generato ...


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Kristofor M Hallee, Ian W Cunningham, Jonathan S Holz: Multi-configured tool bit box. Irwin Industrial Tool Company, Dennis J Williamson, Moore & Van Allen PLLC, October 13, 2009: US07600640 (35 worldwide citation)

A tool case for the storage of drill bits and similarly shaped tools includes two housing members that are hingedly attached and which open and close, with respect to one another. The tool case of the present invention includes elastomeric material surrounding the periphery of the tool case and tool ...


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Norman LeBlanc, Steven R Levine, Christian S Leyden: Folding utility knife. Irwin Industrial Tool Company, McCarter & English, October 19, 2010: US07814664 (31 worldwide citation)

A folding utility knife has a handle and a blade holder pivotally mounted on he handle. The blade holder is movable between (i) a closed position with the blade holder pivoted inwardly toward the handle, (ii) a cutting position with the blade holder pivoted outwardly relative to the handle, and (iii ...


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Kristofor M Hallee, Ian W Cunningham, Jonathan S Holz: Multi-configured tool bit box. Irwin Industrial Tool Company, Dennis J Williamson, Moore & Van Allen PLLC, June 5, 2007: US07225923 (29 worldwide citation)

A tool case for the storage of drill bits and similarly shaped tools includes two housing members that are hingedly attached and which open and close, with respect to one another. The tool case of the present invention includes elastomeric material surrounding the periphery of the tool case and tool ...


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William D Peperkorn, Thomas O Miller, Brian L Rahe, Robert L Rhynalds: Compound toggle link retention mechanism. Irwin Industrial Tool Company, Brinks Hofer Gilson & Lione, September 30, 2003: US06626070 (28 worldwide citation)

A quick release and toggle locking mechanism for a conventional pliers-type, toggle-locking hand tool comprises a compound toggle link. The mechanism includes a compound link pivotally connected to a movable handle and a toggle link. Retention means is provided for restricting pivotal movement of th ...


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Chris W Cicenas, Charles R McKean, Thomas M Chervenak, Anthony B Fuller: Increased and variable force and multi-speed clamps. Irwin Industrial Tool Company, R Brian Drozd, Moore & Van Allen PLLC, April 20, 2010: US07699297 (27 worldwide citation)

A method of operating a clamp (100) that includes a first clamping jaw (102), a support element (104) to which the first clamping jaw is attached and a trigger handle (118) pivotably mounted to a clamp body (112). The method includes actuating the trigger handle causing the first clamping jaw to exp ...


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Ian W Cunningham, Craig Roberts: Modular toolbox system. Irwin Industrial Tool Company, Dennis J Williamson, Moore & Van Allen PLLC, February 26, 2008: US07334680 (27 worldwide citation)

A toolbox having modular components for additional storage and functionality includes modular attachments that are adapted to removably fit various attachments, such as a cooler, cup holder, saw blades holder, drill bit holders, and the like. In addition, the toolbox includes a three-quarter length ...


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Richard M McCalley Jr, Mark T Vogeler: Fastener extractor. Irwin Industrial Tool Company, Dennis J Williamson, Moore & Van Allen PLLC, December 26, 2006: US07152509 (27 worldwide citation)

A fastener extractor and a method of extracting a fastener are provided. The fastener extractor includes a shaft, an engagement end at a distal end of the shaft and an attachment end at a proximal end of the shaft. The engagement end includes a plurality of helical ridges and grooves. The attachment ...