A tool and system for lath and plaster removal. The lath and plaster removal tool is a specialty multi-purpose demolition tool device designed specifically for prying lath and plaster off of walls and ceilings. This tool facilitates the fast and easy removal of both materials at the same time, while also keeping the items separate …

Legal parties

Inventors (applicants): George Conibear
Agents: Rachel Gilboy (attorney), RG Patent Consulting, LLC (attorney)

The application was examined by Hadi Shakeri (USPTO dept. 3727)


  • 1. A lath and plaster removal tool system comprising: …

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Brief Description of the Drawings

The figures which accompany the written portion of this specification illustrate embodiments and method(s) of use for the present invention, lath and plaster removal tool, constructed and operative according to the teachings …


Copyright Notice

A portion of the disclosure of this patent document contains material which is subject to copyright protection. The copyright owner has no objection to the facsimile reproduction by anyone of the patent …

Cross-Reference to Related Application

The present application is related to and claims priority from prior provisional application Ser. No. 61/436,631, filed Jan. 27, 2011 which application is incorporated herein by …

Detailed Description

As discussed above, embodiments of the present invention relate to a demolition tool device and more particularly to a lath and plaster removal tool as used to improve the efficiency …

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Miscellaneous patent data

The applicant's last name is Conibear, and his first name is George, the applicant's location - Sterling, NY, the published agent's name is Rachel Gilboy, claims 1-1 comprise the invention scope, the exemplary claims include number 1, the patent extension term is 341 days, the inventor's last name is Conibear, and his first name is George, the inventor's city is Sterling, state - NY, numbered 13/313,690 (application), the patent particularly claims a lath and plaster removal tool system comprising…, the invention details are shown in 6 figures, similar classification categories are platforms suspended from ropes, cables, or chains, open jaw type, non-masted, Desk use tool, e.g., letter opener, pencil sharpener, etc., Common constructional features or accessories, gauge or other measuring means, e.g., ruler, level, etc., actuated through worm gearings, Arrangements for handling screws or nuts, Handsaw, abrasive sharpening means, Corkscrew, adjustable relative to piston, connecting objects by press fit or detaching same, inserting or withdrawing split pins or circlips, sliding jaws, the grant date is Apr. 29, 2014 (publication date), the application publication date is Dec. 7, 2011, the invention is named Lath and Plaster Removal Tools and Systems, the grant number is 08707492 (publication number), the examination was conducted by Hadi Shakeri (3727 USPTO department), the patent is illustrated by 5 drawings, includes the following drawings: Side view illustrating the lath, Side view illustrating the lath, Lath and Plaster Removal Tools, perspective view illustrating a lath, invented by George Conibear, the primary classification Crowbar or Prybar has been designated to the document.

Invention classification information

The invention is classified under Crowbar or Prybar, Combination or multi-purpose hand tools, Axe, hatchet, or adz head, Crowbars or levers, Axes, Hatchets, Wrecking of buildings, Screwdrivers, Hand hammers, Hammer heads of special shape or materials. The designated search classifications include House Painting, Paper Hanging, or Glazing, for connecting objects by press fit or detaching same, Crowbar or Prybar, Cutter Combined With Other Tool or Tools, Axe, hatchet, or adz head, Having storage compartment, Combination or multi-purpose hand tools, Having means to store parts, Crowbars or levers, Hand hammers, Hammer heads of special shape or materials, with provision for storing tool elements, Axes, Hatchets, Hammer, Special engaging feature, Wrecking of buildings.

Patent details
Publication number 08707492
Publication date Apr. 29, 2014
Kind code B2
Application number 13/313,690
Application date Dec. 7, 2011
Application type U
Application series code 13
Extension term 341
National classification 7/166
Total number of claims 1
Exemplary claims 1
Number of drawings 5
Number of figures 6
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