|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||141/391 ; 294/001.1|
|발명자 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 17 인용 특허 : 37|
A yard debris transportation device includes a multi-panel assembly that is moveable between a collection configuration and a transport configuration. The panel assembly includes first, second, third, and fourth panel sections that are hingeably connected in series. In the collection configuration, the panel sections are open and substantially flat, such as laying against the ground. After yard debris is placed thereon, the panel assembly is changed to the transport configuration, forming a shell about a cavity having the yard debris therein. The end pan...
[What is claimed is:] [1.]a) arranging a panel assembly having at least a first generally planar end panel, a second generally planar end panel, and at least two intermediate generally planar panels linking said first end panel to said second end panel in a collection configuration wherein at least said intermediate panels are disposed substantially flat along a ground surface, said panel assembly including a first cutout disposed within one of said end panels and a second cutout disposed within another of said panels;b) moving yard debris onto said pane...