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Number: 273/398
Name: Amusement devices: games > Aerial projectile game; game element (e.g., target, etc.) or accessory therefor other than projector or projectile, per se > Target > Pocketed or apertured
Description: Target device comprising or including (a) a closed-bottom or closed-back receptacle, at least partially within which a projectile is intended to come to rest after passing at least partially through the entrance opening thereof, or (b) a through aperture, which is so dimensioned that a projectile is intended to pass entirely therethrough, or (c) a through aperture, or an open-bottom receptacle, or an open-back receptacle, which aperture or receptacle is so dimensioned that a projectile is intended to come to rest at least partially within the aperture or receptacle after partially passing through the aperture or through the entrance opening of the receptacle.

Sub-classes under this class:

Class Number Class Name Patents
273/400 Closed-back or closed-bottom pocket 291
273/402 Target is aperture dimensioned to allow projectile to pass entirely therethrough 161
273/399 With mechanical projector 52

Patents under this class:

Patent Number Title Of Patent Date Issued
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8528910 Wall-mountable game device Sep. 10, 2013
8403326 Game table Mar. 26, 2013
8226087 Card-guided projectile and target game Jul. 24, 2012
8205887 Game table including cups Jun. 26, 2012
7909329 Slingshot-like skill game device and method Mar. 22, 2011
7900928 Target game Mar. 8, 2011
7841598 Dynamic game Nov. 30, 2010
7832733 Shooting skill amusement device Nov. 16, 2010
7775525 Game, method of manufacture, and method of use Aug. 17, 2010
7673881 Target game Mar. 9, 2010
7651416 Goal tending device Jan. 26, 2010
7582029 Method for playing a game of ball Sep. 1, 2009
7523942 Convertible game assembly Apr. 28, 2009
7507152 Ball drop amusement game Mar. 24, 2009
7500674 Washer tossing game Mar. 10, 2009
7011311 Method for playing a basketball-type game Mar. 14, 2006
7011310 Interchangeable modular ball game apparatus Mar. 14, 2006
6997825 Toss-game structure for poolside use Feb. 14, 2006
6932344 Tossing game Aug. 23, 2005
6866268 Disk tossing game and disks therefor Mar. 15, 2005
6779797 Target throw playing machine having restoring function Aug. 24, 2004
6755711 Box games and activities Jun. 29, 2004
6736740 Collapsible structures May. 18, 2004
6354968 Pitcher protection net device in baseball practice Mar. 12, 2002
6270080 Coin-operated item vending and game apparatus Aug. 7, 2001
6264573 Collapsible structures basketball goal Jul. 24, 2001
6192635 Multipurpose collapsible panels Feb. 27, 2001
6189889 Portable backstop device Feb. 20, 2001
6179295 Frog target game Jan. 30, 2001
6030300 Collapsible structures Feb. 29, 2000
5704612 Arcade game with color sensing apparatus Jan. 6, 1998
5622369 Resilient toss game target Apr. 22, 1997
5553725 Glass having inner and outer compartment Sep. 10, 1996
5516115 Portable ball practice target May. 14, 1996
5431411 Combination portable sports goal and pitch back assembly Jul. 11, 1995
5217230 Multi-sports net Jun. 8, 1993
5067728 Lawn dart with safety feature Nov. 26, 1991
4927160 Electronic bag toss game with light-activated detection May. 22, 1990
4923201 Electronic bag toss game May. 8, 1990
4898392 Combined ring toss and ball roll games Feb. 6, 1990
4768789 Dart board assembly for an electronic dart game Sep. 6, 1988
4461485 Method and apparatus for a game Jul. 24, 1984
4384723 Defensive target apparatus May. 24, 1983
4203592 Horseshoe type game device May. 20, 1980
4045906 Play device for suspending and moving a floatable object relative to movable areas Sep. 6, 1977

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