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Number: 472/59
Name: Amusement devices > Illusion or stage device > Person experiences illusion of being in motion (e.g., travel simulation, etc.)
Description: Amusement device wherein the device is specifically intended to deceive a person into believing that he or she is taking a trip (e.g., the person believes he or she is traveling in a vehicle) or is otherwise moving (e.g., the person believes he or she is swinging on a swing) whereas, in actuality, the person is not taking a trip or traveling or otherwise moving in the manner that he or she believes.

Sub-classes under this class:

Class Number Class Name Patents
472/60 By use of video or projected picture 107

Patents under this class:
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Patent Number Title Of Patent Date Issued
8641540 Inverted simulation attraction Feb. 4, 2014
8636600 Roller coaster vehicle Jan. 28, 2014
8579714 Space orientating mechanism with two tetrahedrons and eight arc-links Nov. 12, 2013
8460119 Combination for passing an object through a three dimensional true color image Jun. 11, 2013
8444496 Lateral dynamic simulation device May. 21, 2013
8287394 Seat assembly such as for an amusement ride Oct. 16, 2012
8246479 Mechanical device for simulating an animal ride Aug. 21, 2012
8241038 Simulator utilizing a non-spherical projection surface Aug. 14, 2012
8241133 Airborne space simulator with zero gravity effects Aug. 14, 2012
8197005 Infant care apparatus Jun. 12, 2012
8147344 Amusement park ride with cable-suspended vehicles Apr. 3, 2012
8142298 Interactive activity system Mar. 27, 2012
8047924 Riding simulation system Nov. 1, 2011
7980957 Periodic three dimensional illusion in color Jul. 19, 2011
7967688 Motion simulator Jun. 28, 2011
7905789 Specialized restraint systems for amusement rides Mar. 15, 2011
7905790 Theme park ride with ride-through screen system Mar. 15, 2011
7837566 Passenger restraint system Nov. 23, 2010
7837567 Method and system for customizing a theme park experience Nov. 23, 2010
7766754 Amusement ride system and method of use thereof Aug. 3, 2010
7722470 Flying arrangement May. 25, 2010
7691002 Amusement ride vehicle with sensory stimulation effects Apr. 6, 2010
7680451 Method and apparatus for providing a motion signal with a sound signal using an existing sound signal encoding format Mar. 16, 2010
7484460 Amusement ride track with motion base Feb. 3, 2009
7465236 Flying arrangement Dec. 16, 2008
7448953 Structure of a horse riding machine Nov. 11, 2008
7354351 False surface for amusement ride special effect Apr. 8, 2008
7338412 Rocking exercise apparatus Mar. 4, 2008
7338413 Rocking exercise apparatus Mar. 4, 2008
7166032 Passenger restraint system Jan. 23, 2007
7164441 Video image producing method and apparatus Jan. 16, 2007
7150704 Device for walking or running in place Dec. 19, 2006
7115039 Contents distribution system for simulation ride system, distribution apparatus for ride contents administration center, simulation ride control apparatus and computer software Oct. 3, 2006
7094157 Amusement ride vehicle with pneumatically actuated cabin and motion base Aug. 22, 2006
7070415 Balance training device Jul. 4, 2006
6988951 Floating machine Jan. 24, 2006
6910971 Acceleration simulator Jun. 28, 2005
6902488 Lateral steady acceleration simulation system for railway vehicle Jun. 7, 2005
6776722 Ride apparatus Aug. 17, 2004
6716106 Real-scene tour simulation system and method of the same Apr. 6, 2004
6659773 Motion transducer system Dec. 9, 2003
6641485 Space ride simulator Nov. 4, 2003
6641399 VR motion base control apparatus and it's supporting structure Nov. 4, 2003
6632092 Propelled-pivoting motion base with rotating disc and method Oct. 14, 2003
6616456 Apparatus for performing hippotherapy Sep. 9, 2003
6487975 Roller coaster car having a force-isolated passenger compartment Dec. 3, 2002
6445960 Electric motion platform and a control system for controlling the same Sep. 3, 2002
6413090 VR motion base control apparatus and it's supporting structure Jul. 2, 2002
6406299 6-degree-of-freedom travelling system Jun. 18, 2002
6402625 Motion linkage apparatus Jun. 11, 2002

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