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Chester F Robards Jr, Steven J Cinke, Stephen A Waltasti, Robert Kohan, Donald J Alexander, Douglas G Guenther, David J Thum, Tomas Leon: Exercise apparatus for simulating stair climbing. Life Fitness, Jenner & Block, August 4, 1992: US05135447 (126 worldwide citation)

A step type exercise apparatus is disclosed in which two pedal members are connected for reciprocating movement by a chain which, in turn, operates through a transmission providing a resistive force to the pedals. The resistive force is supplied by an alternator which is controlled by a computer. Me ...


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Chester F Robards Jr: Food warming apparatus. Prince Castle, John R Hoffman, May 4, 1999: US05900173 (47 worldwide citation)

A food warming apparatus includes a housing defining at least one warming cavity having a ceiling. A heater warms food products within the cavity. A grate is provided within the cavity spaced below the ceiling of the cavity. At least one food tray is provided for containing food products and is supp ...


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Chester F Robards Jr: Food warming apparatus. John R Hoffman, July 21, 1998: US05783803 (41 worldwide citation)

A food warming apparatus includes a housing defining at least one warming cavity having a ceiling. A heater warms food products within the cavity. A grate is provided within the cavity spaced below the ceiling of the cavity. At least one food tray is provided for containing food products and is supp ...


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Chester F Robards Jr, Daniel A Rubino: Dispenser for extrudable material including dispensing from collapsible containers. Prince Castle, Wood Phillips VanSanten Hoffman & Ertel, June 28, 1994: US05323931 (33 worldwide citation)

A dispenser is provided for dispensing the extrudable contents of a collapsible container having a nozzle through which the container can be discharged by collapsing the container. The dispenser is of a piston/cylinder device, with the piston having a container-engaging face provided with a contoure ...


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William A Lane Jr, Steven D Davis, Chester F Robards Jr: Dispenser system with collapsible pouch. Winpak Lane, James G O Neill, June 3, 1997: US05634572 (18 worldwide citation)

A dispenser system having a substantially large pouch (20) for holding a substantially large amount of viscous food product for dispensing from a dispenser (122). The pouch is formed so as to include a tear strip (38) to open a funnel-shaped, centrally disposed outlet spout (24) and to be sealingly ...


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Chester F Robards Jr, George Kolomayets: Foot pedal assembly for an exercise machine. Bally Manufacturing Corporation, Jenner & Block, July 11, 1989: US04846461 (18 worldwide citation)

A foot pedal assembly for an exercise machine. The foot pedal assembly includes a foot pedal or base having a longitudinally extending upper surface on which the user's foot rests and a strap the ends of which are coupled to opposite sides of the foot pedal so that the strap extends horizontally acr ...


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George W Knoll, Chester F Robards Jr, Kerry D Roosmalen: Water dispenser. Natural Choice Corporation, John R Hoffman, January 4, 2011: US07861550 (7 worldwide citation)

A water dispenser is provided for dispensing hot water, cold water, and carbonated water, all of which is filtered. The dispenser includes a housing defining a front dispensing face, a rear face, opposite side walls and a bottom wall. A filter is mounted in the housing and has a rear end connectable ...


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Keith J Egging, Chester F Robards Jr: Ball game with player controlled rebound surface. Taito America Corporation, Willian Brinks Olds Hofer Gilson & Lione, September 3, 1991: US05044639 (6 worldwide citation)

A game of the type having a large number of balls, a set of targets responsive to contact with the balls, and a scoring mechanism for keeping a score associated with contact between the balls and the targets further includes a tiltable rebound surface. A ball pump raises the balls from an input to a ...


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George W Knoll, Chester F Robards Jr, Kerry D Roosmalen: Water dispenser. Natural Choice Corporation, John R Hoffman, January 1, 2013: US08341975 (4 worldwide citation)

A water dispenser is provided for dispensing hot water, cold water, and carbonated water, all of which is filtered. The dispenser includes a housing defining a front dispensing face, a rear face, opposite side walls and a bottom wall. A filter is mounted in the housing and has a rear end connectable ...


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Chester F Robards Jr, George W Knoll: Carbonating apparatus. Natural Choice Corporation, John R Hoffman, January 15, 2008: US07318581 (4 worldwide citation)

A carbonating apparatus includes an elongated carbonation chamber defining a longitudinal axis and having an inlet end and an outlet end. A manifold assembly is provided at the inlet end of the carbonation chamber. The manifold assembly includes a manifold body having an outlet end connected to the ...