Knife having a handle coated with an elastomer, particularly for professional uses
Screwdriver handgrip having harder and softer zones
Universal handle for hand-held implement
Handle reinforcement mechanism for laundry basket
Tool with immproved impact and torque capabilities and having ergonomic handle
Toothbrush with pliable pressure pad
Dual durometer handles
ApplicationNo. 628056 filed on 04/05/1996
US Classes:16/430, Handle with ergonomic structure (e.g., finger engagement structure such as indents, grooves, etc.) and handle user-interaction (human engineering) enhancements such as improved handle dimensions and handle positioning30/296.1With support or attaching means
ExaminersPrimary: Mah, Chuck Y.
Assistant: Gurley, Donald M.
Attorney, Agent or Firm
Foreign Patent References
International ClassesB25G 003/00
Foreign Application Priority Data1995-04-07 DE
AbstractA tool handle (3) in which a handle part (5) is made from a material with a Shore hardness of at least 70 and a thumb and/or finger rests (6, 8) which is integral with the handle part (5) is made from a material having a Shore hardness of no more than 60. The thumb and/or finger rests (6, 8) are molecularly bonded, or integrated into the handle part (5) by a two-component molding process.