Figure with movable trunk, head etc., having driving device and individual operation means
Device for switching power of active toy Patent #: 4245515
ApplicationNo. 06/553848 filed on 11/21/1983
US Classes:446/338, And means to move or manipulate head446/330, Having mechanism or manipulatable means to move figure or figure portion446/353, Motive-power means intrinsic to figure446/371, Including hinge feature connecting parts446/376Having movably joined body parts
ExaminersPrimary: Hafer, Robert A.
Assistant: Muir, David N.
Attorney, Agent or Firm
International ClassA63H 13/00 (20060101)
Foreign Application Priority Data1982-11-29 JP
AbstractA movable toy animal wherein an electric motor is set on a frame in a head and electrically connected to a battery in a trunk, gearing is operatively connected to the electric motor, an axially-movable change-over gear is meshed with a first output gear in the gearing and adapted to be engaged with and disengaged from a nose-driving gear, which is adapted to move a nose forward and backward and mounted fixedly on a crankshaft, a driving shaft having an input gear is meshed with a second output gear in the gearing, a cam disc is mounted fixedly on the driving shaft, the cam disc having on its inner side surface a projection adapted to urge a pressure-receiving portion of a slide shaft, on which the change-over gear is fixedly mounted, first and second cam plates of different shapes is mounted fixedly on both end portions of the driving shaft and connected operatively to operating members, which are adapted to move ears up and down, and a switch unit is provided in a rear portion of a head so as to constitute a part thereof, and which has a push element provided retractably and adapted to be pressed to actuate the electric motor.
Field of SearchHaving mechanism or manipulatable means to move figure or figure portion
Including motive power means or hand crank
Having changeable facial feature
And means to move or manipulate head
Including motive-power means or hand-crank mechanism
Motive-power means intrinsic to figure
Human figure having movably attached arm or leg portion moved by motive power means
Four moving supporting limbs or feet
Having movably joined body parts