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Robert L Martin: Automated lawn mower or floor polisher. Jerry T Kearns, December 19, 1989: US04887415 (161 worldwide citation)

An automated self propelled lawn mower utilizes a pair of drive motors for independently driving left and right hand drive wheels. Each drive motor is coupled to the respective drive wheel by a double output gear reduction unit. One side of the output shaft from each gear reduction unit is provided ...


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Ronald D Bryson, Linda L Bryson: Hair appliance organizer. Jerry T Kearns, October 3, 1989: US04871074 (91 worldwide citation)

A hair appliance organizer is in the form of a rack having first and second spaced parallel rectangular support surfaces connected along back longitudinal edges by a transverse wall, forming an open rectangular channel. A plurality of pairs of spaced aligned circular apertures extend through the fir ...


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Albert W Fisk: Surgical spinal positioning frame. Jerry T Kearns, August 31, 1993: US05239716 (74 worldwide citation)

A spinal positioning frame mounted atop an operating table for lateral, longitudinal and pivotal adjustment allows optimal patient positioning. A yoke mounted in a rectangular frame for reciprocal sliding movement is driven by a pneumatically controlled electric linear actuator which may be driven i ...


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Richard W Hanaway, James Hrudicka: Multiple pipette sampler. Jerry T Kearns, March 19, 1991: US05000921 (68 worldwide citation)

A pipette sampling device for removing and transferring a plurality of liquid samples consists of an improved structure which allows a low cost manufacturing process, the use of a minimum amount of material in such process, and a pipette cavity shaped such that hydraulic principles insure accuracy d ...


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Richard S Overstreet: Insect inhibiting hummingbird feeder. Jerry T Kearns, February 20, 1990: US04901673 (63 worldwide citation)

An insect inhibiting hummingbird feeder has an open top hollow reservoir for storing a supply of simulated nectar, a base in fluid communication with the reservoir, a plurality of apertures in the base for allowing hummingbirds to drink the simulated nectar, and a plurality of perches on the base ad ...


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Timothy A Lamb, Albert Mora: Combined chair and backpack. Jerry T Kearns, April 25, 1995: US05409291 (61 worldwide citation)

A combined chair and backpack includes a conventional folding lawn chair type frame having an upper transverse frame member pivotally connected to an upper portion of a pack frame. In an open orientation of the chair, the pack frame and chair back frame form an A-frame configuration to enhance stabi ...


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William R Townsend III: Desk for use in automobiles. Jerry T Kearns, December 20, 1988: US04792183 (60 worldwide citation)

A desk for use in automobiles is pivotally secured to a head rest of an automobile seat for selective angular adjustment. A pair of support arms are pivotally connected at one end to an elongated base secured to the head rest. A pair of cam locks secure the support arms for pivotal adjustment and ma ...


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Joan L Boucher, Pamela Mitchell: Handler cover and seat cover for a shopping cart. Jerry T Kearns, February 21, 1989: US04805937 (60 worldwide citation)

A handle cover for a shopping cart is formed from a padded fabric strip. VELCRO fasteners are provided for securing the strip around the handle of a conventional shopping cart. The cover provides protection against germs, dirt and disease to small children riding in the shopping cart child seat. Var ...


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Philip Nisenbaum: Tool handle. Jerry T Kearns, October 29, 1991: US05060343 (59 worldwide citation)

An ergonometrically designed tool handle has a pair of perpendicularly extending hand grips secured at spaced locations along the handle. The tool handle allows prolonged usage by an individual without back strain. The tool handle includes a plurality of intersecting inclined portions which dispose ...


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Nick Baiton: Horizontal drilling method for hydrocarbon recovery. Jerry T Kearns, April 4, 1995: US05402851 (59 worldwide citation)

A method for recovering fluids such as crude oil, associated solution gas, formation water, injected water, natural gas and other gases, and natural gas liquids, from a hydrocarbon producing reservoir or formation in which fluids collected in one or more substantially horizontal wells are routed to ...