|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||248/099; 248/095; 248/097; 248/100; 248/101; 294/001.1; 294/001.3; 294/001.4; 294/055; 383/013; 383/033|
|발명자 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 18 인용 특허 : 49|
A device for holding a collapsible bag, such as a plastic trash bag, in an open and operable position. A rim supports the mouth of the bag, while a handle and forearm brace permit a user to hold it easily and without fatigue. The handle and brace are placed at the edge of the rim so as to leave the opening unobstructed and maximize versatility for both trash and leaf pickup.
What is claimed is: 1. A device for holding a collapsible bag in an open position, comprising: (a) a rigid rim having a perimeter for supporting a bag in an opened position, (b) an attaching device for holding the bag in said open position about the rim; (c) a handle coupled to said rim; and (d) a forearm support connected to said handle and extending away from said rim, said support being adapted to contact the forearm of a user; wherein said rim includes an outer peripheral channel, and an elastomeric band shaped to engage said channel while said bag ...