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Washing Machine Lid Counterbalance Device

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000029321D
Publication Date: 2004-Jun-23
Document File: 4 page(s) / 164K

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Abstract

The Washing Machine Lid Counterbalance Device is a system for vertical axis washing machines that reduces the lid opening force, allows the lid to balance in a partially open position, prevents acccidental lid slamming, and acts as a safety device for lids equipped with glass windows.

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Title of Invention:

Washing Machine Lid Counterbalance Device

Invention Abstract The Washing Machine Lid Counterbalance Device is a system for vertical axis washing machines that reduces the lid opening force, allows the lid to balance in a partially open position, prevents accidental lid slamming, and acts as a safety device for lids equipped with glass windows.

Problem or requirement addressed by the invention The requirement addressed by the Washing Machine Lid Counterbalance Device is perceived quality, reduction of accidental lid slamming, and as a safety device for lids equipped with glass windows.

How has this problem or requirement been addressed before? It has not been addressed previously.

How the invention works Refer to file attached to disclosure.

Important features of the invention and how it solves the problem above: Refer to file attached to disclosure.

Attachment Description: None

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