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Jerald C Seelig, Lawrence M Henshaw: Image alignment gaming device and method. Atlantic City Coin & Slot Service Company, Ryan A Heck, Ian F Burns & Assoc, April 13, 2004: US06719630 (252 worldwide citation)

A gaming device for playing a game. The device has a game display with several display sections. A game controller controls several fractional images that are displayed in the display sections. The game controller randomly selects the fractional image to display in each display section. A winning co ...


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Robert A Luciano: Multiple game apparatus and method. Sierra Design Group, Ryan A Heck, Ian F Burns & Assoc, March 16, 2004: US06705944 (200 worldwide citation)

The specification discloses a multiple game-of-chance. The game occupies the same floor space as a traditional slot machine but has a spinning reel game mounted below a spinning wheel game. The game also an outcome bank for storing outcomes from the spinning wheel game. The spinning reel game may pr ...


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Robert A Luciano: Method and device for playing a game in which a player is charged for performing game playing actions. Sierra Design Group, Ryan A Heck, Ian F Burns & Assoc, May 25, 2004: US06739970 (114 worldwide citation)

A method of playing a wagering game, which is based upon a long-duration, multi-step game is disclosed. The method utilizes an underlying game that allows the player to perform predefined chargeable actions while the player is playing the underlying game. The player is charged for each chargeable ac ...


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Jerald C Seelig, Lawrence M Henshaw: Board game apparatus and method of use. Atlantic City Coin & Slot Service Company, Ian F Burns, Ian F Burns & Assoc, November 16, 2004: US06817945 (64 worldwide citation)

A display device comprising a plurality of prize balls, a ball holder adapted to hold the balls in an individually controlled manner, a controller adapted to select a prize ball, a display mechanism adapted to display the selected prize ball to the player; and a positioning mechanism in communicatio ...


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Robert A Luciano, Robert W Crowder, Michael Souza: Apparatus and method for dispensing prizes. Sierra Design Group, Ryan A Heck, Ian F Burns & Assoc, January 18, 2005: US06843720 (61 worldwide citation)

A device for dispensing prizes includes a housing having a plurality of compartments, a door attached to the housing for coving the compartments, and a lock for limiting access to the compartments. The contents of the compartments are visible from the outside. Each compartment contains a prize, such ...


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Robert A Luciano, Lawrence W Luciano, Kurt W Spencer: Gaming device with multiple spinning wheels and method. Sierra Design Group, Ryan A Heck, Ian F Burns & Assoc, May 13, 2003: US06561512 (51 worldwide citation)

The specification discloses a multi-wheel game-of-chance having at least two groups of spinning wheels, wherein each group includes at least two concentric spinning wheels having a viewable surface face thereon. A plurality of indicia are positioned on the peripheral of the viewable surface face of ...


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Bradley W Johnson: Table bonus game. Paltronics, Ryan A Heck, Ian F Burns & Assoc, June 1, 2004: US06743094 (40 worldwide citation)

A game and gaming device for playing a game by a game player. The game includes a table having a card betting layout located on a surface of the table. A roulette like betting layout is also located on the surface of the table. A roulette wheel is mounted to above the table facing the game player. T ...


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William Patrick Arnott, Hans Moosmuller, John W Walker: Photoacoustic instrument for measuring particles in a gas. Desert Research Institute, Ryan A Heck, Ian F Burns & Assoc, December 16, 2003: US06662627 (12 worldwide citation)

A photoacoustic sensor that measures carbon black particles emitted in the exhaust gas of a vehicle traveling on a road or being tested on a dynamometer or engine stand. The sensor includes an acoustic waveguide and a pump mounted to an outlet of the waveguide. The pump pulls the gas through the wav ...


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Robert A Luciano, Raymond G Bryan: Secure printer system for gaming devices. Sierra Design Group, Ian F Burns, Ian F Burns & Assoc, November 9, 2004: US06814518 (11 worldwide citation)

A modular printer system comprising a support frame, a chassis, a media holder, and a printer assembly. The support frame supports the other components and may be attached to other devices. The chassis is slidably attached to the support frame so that it may be at least partially removed from the su ...


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Richard B Holmes: Method and device for switching wavelength division multiplexed optical signals using emitter arrays. General Nutronics, Rolando J Tong, Ian F Burns & Assoc, June 17, 2003: US06580845 (1 worldwide citation)

A switch device and method is disclosed that is capable of switching wavelength division multiplexed optical signals. The device comprises a switch element, which may include a detector, an emitter array, and a switch controller. The detector is adapted to detect optical signals and is positioned to ...