Abstract

An attachment module for a safety cone permitting a variety of safety enhancing devices to be easily attached to the cone. The attachment module comprising a top ring and a bottom ring joined together to form an assembly. The top ring and bottom ring sized to conform to a predefined safety cone angle or range …

Legal parties

Party
Inventors (applicants): David Allen Spray
Agents: James Richards (attorney)

The application was examined by R. A. Smith (USPTO dept. 2856)

Claims

  • 1. An attachment module for a safety cone for mounting a safety enhancing device to said …
  • 2. The attachment module in accordance with claim 1 , wherein said at least one flange …
  • 3. The attachment module in accordance with claim 2 , wherein the safety enhancing device …

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Drawings

Brief Description of the Figures

The present invention is described with reference to the accompanying drawings. In the drawings, like reference numbers indicate identical or functionally similar elements. Additionally, the left-most digit(s) of a reference …

Description

Field of the Invention

The present invention pertains generally to the field of traffic safety, more particularly to systems for attaching safety enhancing devices to a safety …

Detailed Description of the Invention

FIG. 1 illustrates an isometric view of an exemplary safety cone attachment module in accordance with the present invention. Referring to FIG. 1 , the attachment module 100 comprises a base …

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Miscellaneous patent data

The application publication date is Jan. 25, 2011, explained by 9 figures, the known applicant's name is David Allen Spray, the applicant's location - Huntsville, AL, the invention description is illustrated by 6 drawings, categorized under Cone as a primary classification, the patent grant was extended by 342 days, the recorded inventor's name is David Allen Spray, the inventor's location - Huntsville, AL, the invention is named Attachment Module for a Safety Cone, the grant number is 08544407 (publication number), the protection scope is defined by 10 claims, the application number is 13/013,597 (U.S.), similar patents are classified under essentially made of walls or wall-like elements, Devices affording protection against snow, sand drifts, side-wind effects, snowslides, avalanches or falling rocks, Anti-dazzle arrangements, Arrangements for obstructing or restricting traffic, e.g. gates, barricades, Movable means in flow path, On concentric axes, Fusible substance, Lane delineators for physically separating traffic lanes and discouraging but not preventing crossing, rotary input means, Coaxial pointers, Snow fences or similar devices, e.g. devices affording protection against sand drifts or side-wind effects, the examination was conducted by R. A. Smith (primary examiner, 2856 USPTO department), invented by David Allen Spray, the claim 1 is exemplary as chosen by the examiner, the patent particularly claims an attachment module for a safety cone for mounting a safety enhancing device…, the grant publication date is Oct. 1, 2013, the exemplary patent drawings are safety cone attachment module used, Attachment Module for a Safety, exemplary detachable sign in position, view of an exemplary safety, the known agent's name is James Richards.

Invention classification information

The invention is classified under Including detachable portion of support, Means for attaching signs, plates, panels, or boards to a supporting structure, free-standing, e.g. traffic cones, foldable or inflatable devices, Cone. The designated search classifications include Vertical staff, For mounting upon surfaces of intersecting planes, Including detachable portion of support, Barrier type, Cone or bollard type, e.g., cylinder, post, etc., Road surface marker, Flags and Flagstaffs, Having selective mounting or receiving means, Nonfouling, Traffic Director, Sign type, e.g., warning triangle, vehicle breakdown warning reflector, etc., Double clamp, Cylindrical support, Yielding, Clamp-type sign holder, Highway or street marker.

Patent details
Publication number 08544407
Publication date Oct. 1, 2013
Kind code B2
Application number 13/013,597
Application date Jan. 25, 2011
Application type U
Application series code 13
Extension term 342
National classification 116/63C
Total number of claims 10
Exemplary claims 1
Number of drawings 6
Number of figures 9
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