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Craig Allen
Craig Allen Price: Bird decoy. VanOphem & VanOphem PC, May 10, 2011: US07937881 (6 worldwide citation)

A decoy, typically used for hunting fowl, having a hollow body including a head, a tail and a pair of feet. The decoy includes a pair of wings mounted to the body of the decoy for multi-axis movement. A drive mechanism typically including an electric motor and a power source is positioned within the ...


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Mark A Savoy: Method and apparatus for assembling exterior automotive vehicle body components onto an automotive vehicle body. Utica Enterprises, VanOphem & VanOphem PC, March 29, 2011: US07913370 (9 worldwide citation)

The present invention generally relates to a method and programmable apparatus for the assembly of body components to an automotive body that has undergone a progressive series of framing and welding steps so as to produce a structurally rigid body frame, termed a body-in-white. More specifically, t ...


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Jerry H Chisnell: Reinforcement for a hose coupling. Hutchinson FTS, VanOphem & VanOphem PC, July 31, 2007: US07249787 (9 worldwide citation)

A hose coupling using at least one reinforcing ring to reinforce a hose coupling during a crimping process, the hose coupling having an inner sleeve, an outer sleeve coaxial with the inner sleeve, and a hose coaxially interposed therebetween. During the crimping process a crimping force is applied d ...


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Richard Kellerer: Collapsible container comprising a container base and four collapsible lateral walls. Schoeller Wavin Systems Services, VanOphem & VanOphem PC, December 25, 2007: US07311220 (9 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to a collapsible container having a container base and four collapsible walls. The catch mechanism for the lockable lateral walls in their upright assembled condition is a resilient pivotable lock member contained within a recess of the lateral wall having a projecting tongue l ...


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Reginald O Telly: Insect trapping device. VanOphem & VanOphem PC, April 3, 2012: US08146290 (8 worldwide citation)

The invention is a trap for bedbugs, in the form of a double-ply pouch having its periphery sealed to create a compartment for containing an attractant. A slit opening is made in the top layer and a tubular funnel-shaped member is inserted in the slit opening to create an access opening for the bedb ...


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Richard R Thibault: Cleaning system for removing abrading material. VanOphem & VanOphem PC, October 25, 2011: US08042215 (8 worldwide citation)

A cleaning system for removing abrading material adapted to remove and keep separated the abrasive contaminants from a wash rag, mitt, or brush which is capable of being mounted within a standard 5 gallon bucket for the purposes of washing a car, boat, recreational vehicle or the like. The cleaning ...


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Ivan L Green: Buoyant dispensing device. Vanophem & Vanophem PC, June 24, 2003: US06582668 (7 worldwide citation)

A buoyant dispensing device for dispensing a material into a body of water. An inner receptacle contains the material and has apertures to permit the material to escape therefrom. A housing having an outer receptacle houses the inner receptacle therein and has corresponding apertures. The inner and ...


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Ronald J Eisbrenner: Flyhook threader and tying apparatus. VanOphem & VanOphem PC, September 14, 2010: US07793458 (6 worldwide citation)

The invention is a fishhook threading device mounted on the rod of a fishing pole and utilizing opposing diverging funnel-shaped passages in the main body of the device. One passage is for mounting the eyelet of a fishhook therein while a line is threaded through the opposing passage to be guided in ...


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Martin Wolters: Method for clamping and subsequently machining a disk or ring-shaped workpiece. Thielenhaus Microfinish Corporation, VanOphem & VanOphem PC, April 19, 2011: US07926162 (5 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for clamping and subsequently machining a disk- or ring-shaped workpiece, wherein the workpiece is set down on a contact surface of a contact member made from elastomeric material. The workpiece is axially pressed against the contact surface with an elastomeric-material clampi ...


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Michael A Fox: Handheld vacuum test fixture and method of monitoring vacuum cup differential pressure. VanOphem & VanOphem PC, February 28, 2012: US08122776 (2 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for checking or monitoring a vacuum drawn by a suction cup used in connection with a material handling system. The apparatus includes a faceplate and a handle connected to the faceplate. The handle includes a vacuum gauge wherein a passageway extends from the vacuum gauge to the facepla ...