|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||248/97 ; 15/2574 ; 141/370 ; 248/95|
|발명자 / 주소|
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 12 인용 특허 : 0|
The present invention is a device for assisting a person in raking leaves into a vertically-oriented trash container. The device consists of a blunt-nosed ramp up which the leaves are raked using a conventional leaf rake. Once at the top of the ramp, the leaves fall by gravity through an opening provided in the device either into a trash bag previously secured to the opening by means of a lid portion or into a free-standing trash receptacle previously positioned under the opening. Rear legs provided on the device have pointed lower ends to anchor the dev...
A device enabling a user to rake leaves into a vertically-oriented trash receptacle comprising: a front end and an opposite rear end connected together by sides, at least one rear leg provided at the rear end, a lower end provided on the front end such that the lower end and each of the rear legs engage the ground to support the device above the ground, a sloped ramp extending between the lower end and an upper ramp end, and the device being provided with an opening located between the sides rearward of the upper ramp end so that leaves which are raked u...