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Dennis E Baxter, Leonard Richiuso: Lens deployment mechanism for compact camera. Eastman Kodak Company, Peter J Bilinski, Joseph F Breimayer, August 13, 1996: US05546147 (31 worldwide citation)

A compact camera having a retractable objective lens carrier that is associated with a flip open flash unit and lens cover to move from a retracted, parked position to an extended, home position on initial movement of the lens cover to an open, unfolded position, to move to and from an in-focus pict ...


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Leonard Richiuso, David C Smart, John K McBride, Joel S Lawther: Cassette ejecting apparatus. Eastman Kodak Company, Roger A Fields, June 21, 1994: US05323201 (21 worldwide citation)

A photographic camera comprises a camera body with a loading chamber for receiving a film cassette endwise, a door supported for pivotal closing and opening movement to cover and uncover the chamber, a latch for preventing pivotal opening movement of the door but which can be disabled to permit the ...


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Timothy J Fuss, Leonard Richiuso, Donald P McGinn: Interlock mechanism for preventing deployment of film loading chamber of a camera. Eastman Kodak Company, Peter J Bilinski, October 8, 1996: US05563672 (11 worldwide citation)

An improved film cartridge handling mechanism for effecting end-wise loading of a film cartridge into a deployable loading chamber of a camera for automatic film advance into a film transport path on closure of the loading chamber, for locking the loading chamber in the closed position when the film ...


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Dennis Eugene Baxter, James Vergil Leavy, Peter Austin Newman, Leonard Richiuso: Method and apparatus for automatic deployment of camera lens. Eastman Kodak Company, Francis H Boos Jr, July 29, 1997: US05652928 (8 worldwide citation)

Camera autofocus apparatus and method employing an autoranging device to determine a lens destination focus position in terms of a target number of signal pulses from a lens motion sensor photo-interrupter. A lens drive motor is initially driven at maximum speed by a 100% pulse width modulated drive ...


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Anthony DiRisio, Leonard Richiuso, Shannon A Young: Lever cocking apparatus. Eastman Kodak Company, Susan L Parulski, February 9, 1999: US05870640 (2 worldwide citation)

A cocking apparatus for moving a lever between a cocked position and a rest position. In a camera, the lever may be used to momentarily move a shutter member away from a lens opening of a camera. The cocking apparatus includes a drive gear, a driven gear having a contact surface for cooperation with ...


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Jude A SanGregory, Leonard Richiuso: Camera lens focus and shutter aperture setting. Eastman Kodak Company, Roger A Fields, May 16, 1995: US05416547 (2 worldwide citation)

A lens shutter camera includes a movable picture taking lens that can be moved along an optical axis and positioned at a focus setting such that a camera subject is in focus, an adjustable shutter aperture mechanism that controls the amount of ambient light passing through the picture taking lens fo ...


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Leonard Richiuso, Paul Hopfer: Filter clamp lock. Pentair Water Pool and, Quarles & Brady, November 24, 2015: US09194493 (1 worldwide citation)

Embodiments of the invention provide a clamp lock to secure a clamp around a pressure vessel, such as a split tank pool filter. The clamp lock includes a drive rack with at least one notch, and a housing with a rotatable drive gear, a locking pawl, and a receiving hole. The rotatable drive gear is c ...


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Brian Deery, John Lipski, Leonard Richiuso, Suresh Gopalan: Pool cleaner light module. Pentair Water Prool and, Quarles & Brady, February 16, 2016: US09259130 (1 worldwide citation)

Embodiments of the invention provide a light module for a pool cleaner. The light module can include a housing, a paddle wheel, a generator, and at least one light emitting diode (LED). The housing can be removably coupled to the pool cleaner and can include a flow directing portion positioned in a ...


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Jason M Cowell, Leonard Richiuso: Glueless plumbing union. Pentair Water Pool &, J Wiley Horton, September 17, 2013: US08534716 (1 worldwide citation)

A glueless union suitable for joining piping and other plumbing components. Several components are used to create the union. The portion of each plumbing component that is to be joined is a circular, thick-walled section which is centered on a central axis. This portion has a mating face that is per ...


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Jude A SanGregory, James R Kavanaugh, Leonard Richiuso: Camera mechanism for setting focus and aperture. Eastman Kodak Company, Roger A Fields, May 10, 1994: US05311239 (1 worldwide citation)

A fast-opening shutter includes an actuating member moveable in a one direction for setting an aperture stop and in the opposite direction for setting focus. The camera shutter is then driven to open against the stop independently of movement of the actuating member. According to more specific featu ...