Resources Contact Us Home
Browse by: INVENTOR PATENT HOLDER PATENT NUMBER DATE
 
 
Garment for aquatic activities having increased elasticity and method of making same










Image Number 7 for United States Patent #5052053.

An aquatic garment, such as a wet suit or dry suit formed of a water-impervious material having a thickness dimension sufficient to provide thermal insulation for a user during aquatic activities. The garment includes stretch areas having an array of grooves with a depth dimension sufficient to significantly increase the elasticity of the garment transverse to the grooves while maintaining the mechanical integrity and thermal insulation in the stretch area. Variation in the elasticity and in the direction or orientation of enhanced elasticity can be achieved by varying the spacing and direction along which the grooves extend. A method for formation of grooved aquatic garments to enhance their stretchability also is disclosed.








 
 
  Recently Added Patents
Non-visual presentation of information on an electronic wireless device
Anomalous data detection method
High-resolution ranging and location finding using multicarrier signals
Multibranched polymer and method for producing the same
Harmonic sensor
Computer-implemented method of constructing a stock index using index rotation
Dynamic report mapping apparatus to physical data source when creating report definitions for information technology service management reporting for peruse of report definition transparency a
  Randomly Featured Patents
Substrate drying apparatus, substrate cleaning apparatus and substrate processing system
Displacement detection apparatus including an error correction system
Sculpturing device for laser beams
Ink for ink jet and ink jet recording apparatus
Chopper stabilized operational transconductance amplifier
Automatic brake shoe drilling machine and method
TLS encryption in a managed e-mail service environment
Hardware/software monitoring system
Belt position sensor
Safety valve