ApplicationNo. 591972 filed on 01/29/1996
US Classes:280/825, Scabbards for ice or roller skates280/811Ice or roller skate boot attachment (e.g., cover, protector, etc.)
ExaminersPrimary: Johnson, Brian L.
Assistant: Vanaman, Frank
Attorney, Agent or Firm
Foreign Patent References
International ClassA63C 003/00
AbstractAn in-line skate with an attached walker that is pivotable securely downward to interpose a flat walking surface between the skate wheels and ground, and pivotable securely upward away from the wheels and skate undercarriage so as not to interfere with skating. The walker includes a first flange bolted to the undercarriage and hingeably connected to an angle member having a second flange integral with a third flange to which is attached a walking sole. In a first embodiment the sole is attached to an angle member third flange by a plurality of rivets. In a second embodiment the sole is adhesively attached to the angle member third flange.