|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||248/213.2 ; 211/065 ; 248/113 ; 248/110|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 13 인용 특허 : 6|
The apparatus and method for removably holding a tool on a container having a lip or edge. The apparatus includes a cradle having a substantial open front and top. A bridge or retainer bridges a substantial part of the open portion of the cradle at an opposite end but defines an opening sufficient to allow a tool handle to pass through. A connection or mount is positioned on the underside of the cradle for releasably mounting the cradle to the lip or edge of a container. The handle can easily be placed in the substantially open cradle with the retainer b...
[ What is claimed is:] [1.] An apparatus for attachment to a container such as a paint can, pail, or paint tray having a lip or edge, to selectably hold a tool such as a paint brush having a handle with a length and width grippable by one hand of a user and a working end comprising:a tool handle cradle having a front end, back end, bottom and opposite upwardly extending sidewalls, and a substantially open front end, back end, and top all aligned along alongitudinal axis whereby said opened front end permits said paint brush to extend outwardly therefrom ...