Abstract

The present invention relates to crimpers and shears used in the jewelry making industry. The invention includes a new and improved set of tools for crimping multiple sleeve sizes used in the making of necklaces, bracelets, and the like. One embodiment provides a single tool that is operable for crimping bead sleeves of one or more …

Legal parties

Party
Inventors (applicants): Laura Gasparrini
Agents: SoCal IP Law Group LLP (attorney), Mark A. Goldstein (attorney), Guy L. Cumberbatch (attorney)

The application was examined by Melanie Alexander, Lee D Wilson (USPTO dept. 3727)

Claims

  • 1. A crimper for beadwork, wherein said crimper comprises: …
  • 2. A crimper as in claim 1 , further comprising an additional crimping site, wherein …
  • 3. A crimper as in claim 1 , wherein said first jaw further comprises a first …

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Description of the Figures

FIG. 1 : Crimping tool (101) for securing the ends of a beaded string. FIG. 2 : Two position crimping tool (201) operable for accommodating two different sizes of a crimping …

Description

Background of the Invention

1. Field of the Invention This invention relates to devices for crimping and finishing beadwork. 2. Description of the Related Art Beadwork is the art or craft of attaching beads …

Detailed Description

FIG. 5 indicates the general setup of the finishing process for a beaded work. Typical beading wire (501) is composed of a metallic core (503) covered by a pliable sheath …

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Miscellaneous patent data

The claim 1 is exemplary as chosen by the examiner, the patent was granted on Feb. 18, 2014, the patent particularly claims a crimper for beadwork, wherein said crimper comprises…, the application was examined by Lee D Wilson, Melanie Alexander (3727 USPTO department), developed by Laura Gasparrini, similar documents are classified under using screws, Hand vices, i.e. vices intended to be held by hand, Pin vices, Receptacle Opener or Closure Remover, adjustable, abrasive sharpening means, sliding or pivotal connections, e.g. tweezers, one-piece tongs, ratchet action, knife or cutter means, Specialized to Mining or Miner's Use, e.g., Miner's Candlestick, Cooking, Baking, or Kitchen Food Preparation, the grant number is 08650688 (publication number), the agent's last name is Cumberbatch, and his first name is Guy L., originally classified under With cutter, the application was published on Jan. 31, 2012, 20 figures depict the invention details, the patent is illustrated by 8 drawings, the applicant's state - CA, city - Santa Barbara, the applicant's name is Laura Gasparrini, the drawings include the following: Two position crimping tool (201), Crimper Tool for Beadwork, Enhanced view of the nose, Crimping tool (101) for securing, the invention is titled Crimper Tool for Beadwork, numbered 13/362,693 (application), 8 claims comprise the protection scope, the inventor's city is Santa Barbara, state - CA, the inventor's first name is Laura, and his last name is Gasparrini.

Invention classification information

The invention is classified under Electrical Connection Forming or Wire Preparation, With cutter, Pliers provided with auxiliary tool elements, e.g. cutting edges, nail extractors, Electrical connector, With tool pivoted to plier. The designated search classifications include Clamp and blade move relative to supporting structure, Bench tools, Tined or digitated jaws, Tool Jaw(s) Positioned by Relatively Movable Plural Handles, Plier Type, Crossed handles, Cutter Combined With Other Tool or Tools, Jaw features.

Patent details
Publication number 08650688
Publication date Feb. 18, 2014
Kind code B1
Application number 13/362,693
Application date Jan. 31, 2012
Application type U
Application series code 13
National classification 7/132
Total number of claims 8
Exemplary claims 1
Number of drawings 8
Number of figures 20
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