US Patent No: 8,059,196

Number of patents in Portfolio can not be more than 2000

Camera for mounting

Stats

ALSO PUBLISHED AS: 20100128166
See full text
ATTORNEY / AGENT: (SPONSORED)

Importance

Loading Importance Indicators... loading....

Abstract

See full text

An apparatus includes housing, a camera lens, a video recorder, a mounting rail, and a mount. The video recorder is located within the housing for recording images captured by the camera lens. The mounting rail is located on the housing and is received by the mount.

Loading the Abstract Image... loading....

First Claim

See full text

all claims..

Related Publications

Loading Related Publications... loading....

Patent Owner(s)

  • Assignment data not available. Check USPTO

International Classification(s)

  • [Classification Symbol]
  • [Patents Count]

Inventor(s)

Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Holmberg, Larry - 61 361

Cited Art Landscape

Patent Info (Count) # Cites Year
 
LITTON SYSTEMS, INC. (7)
4,786,966 Head mounted video display and remote camera system 107 1986
4,884,137 Head mounted video display and remote camera system 83 1988
4,970,589 Head mounted video display and remote camera system 74 1989
5,005,213 Head mounted video display and remote camera system 177 1990
5,200,827 Head mounted video display and remote camera system 93 1990
5,892,617 Multi-function day/night observation, ranging, and sighting device and method of its operation 57 1997
5,973,315 Multi-functional day/night observation, ranging, and sighting device with active optical target acquisition and method of its operation 57 1998
 
KAMA-TECH (HK) LIMITED (5)
D390483 Compact laser-based distance measuring equipment 34 1996
5,926,260 Compact laser-based distance measuring apparatus 42 1997
5,859,693 Modularized laser-based survey system 52 1997
6,073,352 Laser bow sight apparatus 69 1998
5,949,529 Modularized laser-based survey system 56 1998
 
RAYTHEON COMPANY (5)
5,456,157 Weapon aiming system 54 1992
5,686,690 Weapon aiming system 92 1995
5,831,718 Portable laser range finder and digital compass assembly 37 1997
2005/0268,521 Electronic sight for firearm, and method of operating same 49 2004
7,269,920 Weapon sight with ballistics information persistence 40 2004
 
LEICA GEOSYSTEMS AG (4)
5,815,251 Device for distance measurement 53 1995
D460367 Casing of a device for the measurement of distances 35 2001
D460368 Casing of a device for the measurement of distances 30 2001
D460369 Casing of a device for the measurement of distances 34 2001
 
HILTI AKTIENGESELLSCHAFT (3)
6,704,097 Optoelectronic distance measuring device and operating method determined therefor 28 2001
6,624,881 Optoelectronic laser distance-measuring instrument 39 2001
2004/0135,991 Portable laser distance measuring device 27 2003
 
CADEX, INC. (2)
2004/0016,169 RECOIL DAMPENING DEVICE FOR GUN SIGHT 34 2002
6,678,988 Recoil dampening device for gun sight 39 2002
 
EASTMAN KODAK COMPANY (2)
5,822,621 Camera with smile sound 27 1997
6,408,140 Dual film image and electronic image capture camera with electronic image verification of film image misfocus 23 2000
 
LEUPOLD & STEVENS, INC. (2)
5,479,712 Triangulation rangefinder for archers 41 1994
7,088,506 Compact spotting scope with side focus control 26 2003
 
NOUFON S.P.A. (2)
2005/0178,018 Method for the in-process dimensional checking of orbitally rotating crankpins 1 2004
2005/0178,018 Method for the in-process dimensional checking of orbitally rotating crankpins 1 2004
 
Quantime, Inc. (2)
4,606,629 Laser archery distance device 40 1983
4,753,528 Laser archery distance device 153 1985
 
Sonin, Inc. (2)
D313361 Electronic distance measuring instrument 34 1988
4,910,717 Apparatus for measuring distances 47 1988
 
AGATEC (1)
D472826 Distance measuring device 35 2002
 
AKAMAI TECHNOLOGIES, INC. (1)
2009/0132,648 CONTENT DELIVERY AND GLOBAL TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT NETWORK SYSTEM 19 2009
 
AMERICAN TECHNOLOGIES NETWORK CORPORATION (1)
6,487,809 Optical sight system with wide range of shooting distances 39 2001
 
ARKANSAS SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY AUTHORITY (1)
4,939,863 Laser aiming device for firearms, archery bows, and crossbows 92 1988
 
ASAHI KOGAKU KOGYO KABUSHIKI KAISHA (1)
5,895,131 Range finder system for camera 21 1998
 
ASHROSS, LLC (1)
2005/0204,947 Mobile system for rail-car unloading apparatus and method 1 2005
 
BAE SYSTEMS ELECTRONICS SUSTAINMENT INC. (1)
2005/0241,210 Dual sight scope system and method 28 2004
 
Benchmark Corporation (1)
D268910 Electronic distance measuring instrument 29 1980
 
BUSHNELL PERFORMANCE OPTICS (1)
2007/0277,421 TELESCOPIC SIGHT AND METHOD FOR AUTOMATICALLY COMPENSATING FOR BULLET TRAJECTORY DEVIATIONS 34 2006
 
CANON INC. (1)
4,312,580 Watertight housing 29 1979
 
Director General of Port Harbour Research Institute, Ministry of Transport (1)
6,304,289 Submerged laser television and submerged laser visual recognizer 34 1998
 
DU-BRO PRODUCTS, INC. (1)
7,789,574 Camera mount 15 2007
 
EMERGING TECHNOLOGIES, INC. (1)
5,033,219 Modular laser aiming system 96 1990
 
ESSILOR INTERNATIONAL (COMPAGNIE GENERALE D'OPTIQUE) (1)
2003/0013,392 Device for clamping an ophthalmic lens 20 2002
 
EVERSMAN, INC., 1145 5TH STREET, DENVER (1)
4,786,204 Clamping apparatus with bi-directional clamping device 39 1986
 
EXTREME HUNTING VIDEOS & FIREARM EQUIPMENT, LLC (1)
5,887,375 Camera mount for firearms 40 1997
 
FIRST VALLEY BANK (1)
4,640,258 Archery shooting bow with stabilizing flashlight 49 1984
 
Friedrich Wilh. Heym GmbH & Co., KG (1)
4,993,833 Weapon aiming device 51 1988
 
FUJI PHOTO FILM CO., LTD. (1)
6,341,201 Remotely controllable camera system 35 1998
 
Gilmore Sports Concepts, Inc. (1)
2007/0068,018 Combination red dot sight and range indicator apparatus 32 2006
 
Goulds Pumps, Incorporated (1)
7,002,620 Single camera video inspection system for water wells and bore holes 10 1999
 
Henry Technical Services, Incorporated (1)
5,937,562 Optical accessory 42 1997
 
HITACHI, LTD. (1)
5,294,988 Electronic apparatus with a watertight housing 53 1991
 
Humphries, Lee N. (1)
6,796,038 Range adjustable laser sight for archery 37 2002
 
I.T.L. OPTRONICS LTD. (1)
6,819,495 Auxiliary optical unit attachable to optical devices, particularly telescopic gun sights 30 2003
 
ITT MANUFACTURING ENTERPRISES, INC. (1)
6,288,386 Circuit having a flexible printed circuit board for electronically controlling a night vision device and night vision device including the same 36 1998
 
KABUSHIKI KAISHA TOPCON (1)
6,396,571 Portable type distance measuring apparatus 39 2001
 
KALADGEW, ANDRE (1)
6,252,706 Telescopic sight for individual weapon with automatic aiming and adjustment 65 1999
 
KANIA, BRUCE (1)
4,890,128 Shock absorber for a bow mounted camera 34 1988
 
KAZUO YAMAMOTO (1)
6,772,076 Electromagnetic field analysis method based on FDTD method, medium representation method in electromagnetic field analysis, simulation device, and storage medium 26 2002
 
KING BROS. INDUSTRIES (1)
5,687,910 Sprinkler riser connecting apparatus 29 1996
 
KYUSHU ELECTRIC POWER CO., LTD. (1)
6,331,887 Outdoor range finder 33 1999
 
LASER TECHNOLOGY, INC. (1)
5,418,609 Apparatus and method for mounting a range finding instrument to a theodolite telescope 26 1993
 
LG ELECTRONICS INC. (1)
2005/0188,472 Washer damper thereof, and control method thereof 10 2005
 
M.E.P. MACCHINE ELETTRONICHE PIEGATRICI SPA (1)
4,996,866 Orientable bending assembly 27 1990
 
Messerschmitt-Bolkow-Blohm GmbH (1)
4,223,770 Shaft drive alternately for both directions of rotation 21 1978
 
MESSIER-DOWTY INC. (1)
2007/0008,187 System And Method For Determining Aircraft Hard Landing Events From Inertial And Aircraft Reference Frame Data 22 2006
 
MICRON TECHNOLOGY, INC. (1)
6,815,251 High density modularity for IC's 28 1999
 
MUELLER AND SMITH, LTD. (1)
5,373,657 Sight apparatus for firearms 34 1993
 
NATUZZI S.P.A. (1)
D488315 Sofa 39 2003
 
NEW ARCHERY PRODUCTS CORP. (1)
6,494,196 Archery bow stabilizer having energy directors 28 2001
 
NIKON CORPORATION (1)
5,669,147 Tilt sensor 32 1996
 
NORM PACIFIC AUTOMATION CORP. (1)
5,262,837 Laser range finder 36 1992
 
OERLIKON CONTRAVES AG (1)
6,450,816 Identification system 41 1998
 
OPTEX CO., LTD. (1)
D421229 Laser distance meter 35 1999
 
OPTICAL AIR DATA SYSTEMS, LLC (1)
2003/0133,092 Multi-function optical system and assembly 34 2002
 
PEDCo, Inc. (1)
4,439,032 Portable camera support 20 1982
 
Pine, Jerrold Scott (1)
2008/0060,248 Stealth Laser Sighting System For Firearms 43 2006
 
PRIVASYS, INC. (1)
2003/0061,168 Method for generating customer secure card numbers 12 2001
 
RAK'D UP TECHNOLOGIES, LLC (1)
2007/0031,142 Gun and bow camera mount 26 2006
 
ROBERT BOSCH GMBH (1)
6,137,564 Distance measuring device 49 1999
 
ROSCO, INC. (1)
5,455,625 Video camera unit, protective enclosure and power circuit for same, particularly for use in vehicles 76 1993
 
Safe T.V., Inc. (1)
5,068,720 Video inspection system for hazardous environments 25 1990
 
SCHUBERT, DAVID (1)
5,531,149 Anti-car jacking device 24 1994
 
SENSHIN CAPITAL, LLC (1)
4,827,348 Exposure control system for dual mode electronic imaging camera 50 1988
 
Sight Unseen (1)
5,834,676 Weapon-mounted location-monitoring apparatus 48 1996
 
SOKKIA CO., LTD. (1)
D371084 Range meter using a laser light wave 38 1995
 
SOLAR WIDE INDUSTRIAL LTD. (1)
D432930 Distance measuring device 28 1999
 
SONY CORPORATION (1)
5,739,859 Video camera with a rotatably mounted viewfinder 65 1995
 
Strandstar Instruments, L.L.C. (1)
6,742,299 Laser device for use in adjusting a firearm's sight 32 2001
 
SUPPLIER BASED MFG INC (1)
5,669,174 Laser range finding apparatus 99 1995
 
TACTICAL & RESCUE EQUIPMENT, LLC (1)
2002/0109,057 Adjustable weapon auxiliary mount 23 2002
 
THOMSON LICENSING (1)
6,398,571 Waterproof insulation displacement connector and method of manufacturing it 23 1999
 
TOWN OF CHESTERFIELD (1)
6,000,163 Photographic rifle scope apparatus and method 20 1998
 
U.S. Philips Corporation (1)
4,564,322 Drill scope 32 1983
 
UNDERWATER SYSTEMS & TECHNOLOGY PTY LTD. (1)
6,819,866 Watertight universal housing 28 2003
 
VCS, INC. (1)
4,283,743 Yoke mounting assembly for a video camera 36 1980
 
WINLAM COMPANY, A PARTNERSHIP (1)
4,730,190 Hand-held measuring device 63 1986
 
ZSI, INC. (1)
4,516,296 Tubing clamp and method of making the same 69 1983
 
Other [Check patent profile for assignment information] (71)
4,296,725 Archery bow improvement and camera therefor 46 1979
4,281,343 Underwater video camera housing 44 1980
4,309,095 Camera mounting device 44 1980
4,531,052 Microcomputer-controlled optical apparatus for surveying, rangefinding and trajectory-compensating functions 77 1982
4,561,204 Reticle display for small arms 74 1983
4,597,211 Self-alternating rear sights for double-barrel firearms 38 1983
4,514,907 Bow and arrow sighting device 29 1984
4,617,741 Electronic rangefinder for archery 57 1984
4,777,352 Microcontroller operated optical apparatus for surveying rangefinding and trajectory compensating functions 76 1985
4,643,159 Automatic camera actuating apparatus for an archery bow 44 1985
4,835,621 Gun mounted video camera 68 1987
4,907,567 Adjustable multi function rotary bow stabilizer 22 1988
5,026,158 Apparatus and method for displaying and storing impact points of firearm projectiles on a sight field of view 95 1988
4,974,575 Bow blind 35 1990
5,020,262 Camera mount for rifle scopes 51 1990
5,265,896 Vehicle step kit and method 44 1991
5,161,310 Sighting device for an archery bow 29 1991
5,297,533 Light holder and stabilizer attachment for bow 40 1992
5,326,061 Shelf mounting means 31 1993
5,339,793 Bow stabilizer 50 1993
5,520,164 Quick connect/disconnect adapter for archery related accessories 41 1994
5,507,272 Adjustable bow sight 37 1994
5,575,072 Electric archery bow sight/range finder 41 1994
6,296,581 Collapsible batting practice apparatus, and connectable plastic tubing used in same 32 1995
5,555,665 Scent-releasing pole for attracting deer 25 1995
5,606,818 Multi-purpose ambidextrous rifle scope mount 70 1995
5,611,324 Camera actuating archery apparatus 35 1995
5,711,104 Small arms visual aiming system, a method for aiming a firearm, and headgear for use therewith 39 1996
5,911,215 Attachment mechanism for an accessory for an archer's bow 34 1997
6,336,285 Sighting apparatus 40 1997
5,845,165 Rifle style camera 31 1997
5,964,054 Game caller 30 1998
6,029,643 Bow sighting unit and stand 30 1998
6,070,355 Video scope 47 1998
5,944,041 Portable blind 38 1998
6,154,971 Sight apparatus 42 1998
6,556,245 Game hunting video camera 36 1999
6,269,581 Range compensating rifle scope 79 1999
6,192,614 Video mounting system for firearm 34 1999
6,286,796 Video camera mounting apparatus 32 1999
6,425,697 Universal camera mounting assembly 41 2000
6,784,920 Fishing surveillance device 21 2000
6,397,483 Sight apparatus 51 2000
6,526,956 Archery bow attachment 33 2001
6,681,755 Vibration dampening device 27 2001
6,693,702 Laser range estimation aid 30 2001
6,623,182 Hunter's tree-mounted camera mount 30 2002
6,598,331 Shotgun sighting device 26 2002
2002/0087,475 Method and system for preventing illegal use of digital contents, processing program thereof, and recording medium for the program 21 2002
2003/0163,943 RANGE FINDER 30 2002
6,615,531 Range finder 39 2002
6,813,025 Modular scope 53 2002
7,006,144 Video camera recorder 24 2002
2004/0000,083 Multiple rail adapter 90 2002
6,722,076 Apparatus and method for attaching devices to a weapon 32 2002
2004/0257,437 Sure shot mount 28 2003
6,932,305 Camera support and control device 29 2003
6,988,331 Range finder 31 2003
2005/0123,883 Simulated hunting apparatus and method for using same 27 2003
6,886,288 Device for mounting a scope to carrying handle of a rifle 30 2003
2004/0183,942 Camera lens and display 23 2004
2004/0194,364 Range finder 26 2004
2005/0252,062 Infrared range-finding and compensating scope for use with a projectile firing device 54 2004
7,128,354 Apparatus for supporting a video camera 30 2004
2005/0268,519 Optical accessory with mounting rail 46 2004
2005/0195,385 Range finder 26 2005
7,390,130 Camera support base 28 2005
2007/0157,502 Device mount for a firearm 32 2006
2007/0157,503 Device mount 27 2006
2008/0000,465 Adaptor for device mount 28 2006
7,614,805 Image capture device mounting assembly for firearm 13 2006

Patent Citation Ranking

Forward Cite Landscape

Patent Info (Count) # Cites Year
 
The United States of America as represented by the Secretary of the Navy (1)
8,408,460 Auto adjusting ranging device 0 2010
 
Other [Check patent profile for assignment information] (1)
8,616,789 Multi-adjustable camera mount 0 2012

Maintenance Fees

Fee Large entity fee small entity fee micro entity fee due date
3.5 Year Payment $1600.00 $800.00 $400.00 May 15, 2015
7.5 Year Payment $3600.00 $1800.00 $900.00 May 15, 2019
11.5 Year Payment $7400.00 $3700.00 $1850.00 May 15, 2023
Fee Large entity fee small entity fee micro entity fee
Surcharge - 3.5 year - Late payment within 6 months $160.00 $80.00 $40.00
Surcharge - 7.5 year - Late payment within 6 months $160.00 $80.00 $40.00
Surcharge - 11.5 year - Late payment within 6 months $160.00 $80.00 $40.00
Surcharge after expiration - Late payment is unavoidable $700.00 $350.00 $175.00
Surcharge after expiration - Late payment is unintentional $1,640.00 $820.00 $410.00