Device to locate commonly misplaced objects
Hunting arrow with locating means
Means for assisting in locating an object Patent #: 4476469
ApplicationNo. 085669 filed on 06/30/1993
US Classes:340/539.32, Including location of misplaced item340/309.16, Timer control340/309.9, Separate diverse device deactivated by timer340/571, Alarm on protected article340/692, Sound reproducer340/825.49Location indication
ExaminersPrimary: Crosland, Donnie L.
Attorney, Agent or Firm
Foreign Patent References
International ClassG08B 001/08
AbstractA remote control locating device is disclosed which comprises a transmitter built into and hard wired into the circuitry of a remotely controlled electronic device and a receiver which is built into and hard wired into a remote control device which is capable of controlling the electronic device. The transmitter is adapted to operate on low power and is also adapted to transmit an FM signal upon operation of a switch. The receiver receives the FM signal transmitted from the transmitter and the receiver is also adapted to receive power from a battery contained in and adapted to power the remote control device. The receiver contains an audible signaling device adapted to be actuated upon receipt of the FM signal transmitted from the transmitter and the receiver further contains a timer adapted to deactivate the audible device upon expiration of a predetermined period of time for the purpose of saving battery usage.