|Número de publicación||US3845601 A|
|Tipo de publicación||Concesión|
|Fecha de publicación||5 Nov 1974|
|Fecha de presentación||17 Oct 1973|
|Fecha de prioridad||17 Oct 1973|
|Número de publicación||US 3845601 A, US 3845601A, US-A-3845601, US3845601 A, US3845601A|
|Cesionario original||Bethlehem Steel Corp|
|Exportar cita||BiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan|
|Citas de patentes (7), Citada por (144), Clasificaciones (19)|
|Enlaces externos: USPTO, Cesión de USPTO, Espacenet|
United States Patent 1191 1111 3,845,601 Kostecky Nov. 5, 1974 METAL WALL FRAMING SYSTEM 3,001,615 9/l96l Ries 403/230 3,160.280 l2/l964 Burch 52/241 X  lnvamori James Kostecky Bethlehem 3244.290 4/1966 Kaufman et 111.... 52/758 R x 73 Assignee; Bethlehem Steel Corporation 3,492,766 2/1970 Andrews et al 52/36 Bethlehem, Pa. 3.680.27l 8/l972 Satchcll 52/656  Filed: 1973 Primary ExaminerAlfred C. Pcrham  Appl. No.: 407,376 Attorney, Agent, or Firm.l0hn l. lverson  US. Cl 52/290, 52/241, 52/656,  ABSTRACT [5 1] Int Cl 52/690 52/758 A metal wall framing system for resident-a1 and com-  Fieid H 656 mercial building construction. Channel shaped metal 52/664 '6" 241 6 studs are secured between top and bottom channel shaped metal tracks without the use of separate fasb an arran ement of lugs, tabs and punched  References Clted tellers y g slots that hold the studs tlghtly to the tracks m a pre- UNITED STATES PATENTS determined position. l,57l,350 2/1926 Washburn 403/230 2,966,708 l/l96l Freeman 52/696 6 Claims, 4 Drawing Figures 1 METAL WALL FRAMING SYSTEM BACKGROUND OF THE INVENTION This invention relates to building wall construction and more particularly to metal wall studs and related metal structural members. Many metal building wall systems have been proposed over the years for the construction of both residential and commercial buildings. Many of these systems used cold formed or rolled metal structural sections that were joined together either by welding or with special fasteners. A number of systems were quite complicated and required considerable time and skill to assemble. Several systems, while simple to assemble, did not provide the rigidity and strength required for a proper structural building frame.
SUMMARY OF THE INVENTION It is therefore an object of this invention to provide a metal building wall system that can be assembled without the use of welding or separate fasteners such as screws, nails or the like.
It is a further object of this invention to provide a metal building wall system that is versatile and can be quickly and easily assembled in the field.
It is a still further object of this invention to provide a metal building wall system that is strong, rigid and easily adapted for residential construction.
Other and further objects of this invention will become apparent from the following description and the accompanying drawings and claims.
It has been discovered that the foregoing objects can be attained by a metal wall framing system comprising a pair of spaced parallel channel shaped track members and a plurality of channel shaped studs the ends of which are adapted to fit between and be locked to the flanges of the tracks at predetermined positions without the use of separate fasteners by a series of lugs and tabs formed into the flanges of the tracks which engage cooperating slots formed in the ends of the studs.
BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF TI-IEDRAWINGS FIG. 1 is an isometric view of a typical wall assembly of this invention.
F IG. 2 is an isometric view' of the stud to track connection of this invention.
FIG. 3 is an isometric view of the connection between the top track and a roof truss or rafter.
FIG. 4 is a partial section along lines 44 of FIG. 3.
DESCRIPTION OF THE PREFERRED EMBODIMENT As best shown in FIG. 2, the track 1 is an open channel shaped metal member having a web portion 3 anda pair of opposed flanges 4. Preferably the web portion 3 is provided with a series staggered, elongated slots 5 to reduce heat conduction across the track as taught in U.S. Pat. No. 1,843,430 to Mayer. The slots 5 could be omitted if desired especially if the track is used for interior partitions. Sections of the track 1 can be made to any length with lengths of 8 and 12 feet being preferred.
As shown in FIG. 1, sections of track 1 may be joined together end-to-end by using a short track splice plate 6 which overlaps the abutting ends of the track sections 1. The base of the splice plate 6 is provided with a plurality of punched tabs 7 which are designed to engage rectangular openings 8 punched in ends of the track 1 when the ends of the track sections are butted together. The tabs 7 are then bent over thereby locking the ends of the track sections together.
A similarly constructed corner splice plate 9 is used to join sections of track together at the corners of the structure as shown in FIG. 1.
As best shown in FIG. 2, the track flanges 4 are each provided with a substantially continuous inwardly projecting rib 11 parallel to the top edges of the track flanges 4. A pair of openings 12 are punched at spaced intervals, preferably every 12 or 16 inches, along the rib 11 thereby leaving a narrow inwardly projecting protrusion or rib lug 13 in each flange 4. As shown in FIG. 2, directly below each rib lug 13, the flanges 4 are punched further to provide a pair of opposed inwardly and upwardly inclined tabs 14. I prefer to incline the tab 14 at an angle of approximately 25 inwardly from the flange 4. The rib lugs 13 and tabs 14 combine in a manner described later to tightly secure the studs 2 to the track 1.
As shown in FIGS. 1 and 2, stud 2 is an open channel shaped metal member having a web portion 15, a pair of opposed side walls 16 and a pair of inwardly directed narrow flanges 17. The stud web 15 can also be provided with a series of staggered elongated slots 18 to reduce heat conduction across the stud if desired. The studs are preferably 8 feet in length but could be made to any length desired. The width of stud 2 is designed so that it will fit snugly between flanges 4 of track 1.
Each side wall 16 of stud 2 is punched as shown in FIG. 2 to provide a pair of rectangular slots 19 and a pair of notches 20 at both the top and bottom of the stud 2. The slots 19 and notches 20 are sized and positioned to cooperate with the rib lugs 13 and tabs 14 of the track 1 and thereby tightly secure the stud 2 to the track 1.
As can be easily seen by reference to FIGS. 1 and 2, a typical wall frame can be quickly and easily assembled without special tools or fasteners by merely inserting the top and bottom ends of the studs 2 between the flanges 4 of the top and bottom tracks 1 at the predetermined proper intervals. The bottom of the stud 2 is pushed down into track 1 until the rib lugs 13 in the flanges 4 of the bottom track 1 engage the slots 19 formed in the side walls 16 of the stud 2. Simultaneously the edges of notches 20 will engage the inclined upper surface and side edges of tabs 14 thereby aligning the stud and also forcing the sidewalls 16 of the stud 2 tightly against the inside surface of the flanges 4 of the track 1 and thereby locking the rib lugs 13 tightly in place within slots 19. The portions of the rib 11 that abut the web 15 and flanges 17 of the stud also assist in holding the stud 2 tightly in its proper position. This simple but unique arrangement insures not only that the stud will be in the proper position but also will remain tightly locked to the track 1 even if subjected to torsional forces. After the bottoms of the studs are secured to the bottom track 1, the top track 1 may be secured to the tops of the studs in a similar fashion thereby forming the basic wall frame. The completed wall frame may then be secured to the floor and ceiling in any suitable fashion. The bottom track 1 may be secured to the subflooring and floor framing (not shown) by any suitable means such as by bolts or nails. Tests have shown that this fastening arrangement produces a wall as rigid as a conventional wooden wall frame system.
The completed wall frames are joined at the corners of the structure by an upper and lower corner splice plate 9. A specially shaped corner stud 21 is secured to upper and lower corner splice plates 9 by flanges 22 of the corner splice plate 9 and by lugs 23 formed in tabs 24 which engage slots 25 of the corner stud 21.
To accommodate door and window openings in the wall frame, I provide auxiliary jack studs 35 as shown in FIG. 1 which are also open channel shaped members of a width that will fit snugly between the flanges 4 of the tracks 1 but having narrow outwardly extending flanges 26 that permit them to be clipped onto the inwardly directed flanges 17 of the main studs 2.
FIG. 1 also illustrates a sheet metal box beam 27 lintel which is used over the door and window openings in the wall frame. The end of lintel 27 is slipped over a channel shaped end bracket 28 whose flanges 29 engage the inside surfaces of the stud 2 and is secured thereto when lintel 27 is slipped over the end of the bracket 28 as shown in FIG. 1.
FIG. 3 illustrates a sheet metal clip 30 designed to snap around the top track 1 and the top of a stud 2 to accommodate a roof truss or rafter 32 between upstanding flanges 31.
The studs 1, tracks 2 and other members may be provided with openings 33 or knock out panels to permit the passage of electrical wiring, pipes and the like. The wall system is adaptable for the use of conventional interior and exterior wall sheathing materials such as plywood and gypsum board which can be easily attached to the wall frame by sheet metal screws, adhesives or the like.
The studs 1 and tracks 2 with their related fastening tabs, lugs and slots are especially suitable for being manufacturd at high production rates on conventional cold roll forming equipment and thereby can be produced at relatively low cost with a minimum of manufacturing operations.
1. A metal wall framing system for buildings or the like comprising a substantially channel shaped track member having a web portion and a pair of opposed flanges, a substantially channel-shaped stud member having a web portion and a pair of opposed side walls which are adapted to fit between said flanges of said track member, each of said flanges of said track member having an inwardly projecting lug and an inwardly and upwardly projecting tab, each of said sidewalls of said stud member having a slot and a notch formed therein adjacent to one end of said stud and designed to cooperate with said lugs and said tabs whereby as the end of said stud member is inserted between said flanges of said track member, said projecting lugs will engage said slots and said tabs will engage said notches and thereby lock the end of said stud member to said track member.
2. The metal wall framing system of claim 1 in which the lugs and tabs are formed at regularly spaced intervals along the length of the track member.
3. The metal wall framing system of claim 1 in which a substantially continuous inwardly projecting rib is formed in each flange of said track member parallel to the edges of said track flanges.
4. The metal framing system of claim 3 in which said lugs are formed as portions of said rib.
5. The metal framing system of claim 1 in which said tabs are inclined approximately 25 inwardly from said flanges of said track.
6. A metal wall framing system for buildings or the like comprising a pair of spaced parallel substantially channel shaped track members each having a web portion and a pair of opposed flanges, a plurality of substantially channel shaped stud members extending be tween said track members and secured thereto without the use of separate fasteners by a plurality of inwardly projecting jugs and inwardly and upwardly projecting tabs formed in said flanges of said track member which engage a plurality of cooperating slots and notches formed in the side walls of the ends of said studs.
|Patente citada||Fecha de presentación||Fecha de publicación||Solicitante||Título|
|US1571350 *||27 Oct 1925||2 Feb 1926||S H Pomeroy Company Inc||Muntin-bar lock for metal windows|
|US2966708 *||29 Oct 1956||3 Ene 1961||Arthur J Lambert||Stud anchor plate|
|US3001615 *||24 Abr 1959||26 Sep 1961||Wheeling Steel Corp||Studding|
|US3160280 *||12 Ago 1963||8 Dic 1964||Gen Electric||Device for mounting apparatus|
|US3244290 *||23 Abr 1964||5 Abr 1966||Ekco Products Company||Rack unit|
|US3492766 *||9 May 1968||3 Feb 1970||Mccloskey Grant Corp||Adjustable stud|
|US3680271 *||11 Mar 1970||1 Ago 1972||Guest Keen & Nettlefolds Ltd||Wall frame structures|
|Patente citante||Fecha de presentación||Fecha de publicación||Solicitante||Título|
|US4509291 *||24 Jun 1983||9 Abr 1985||Jack Walters & Sons Corp.||Horizontally sliding door|
|US4514940 *||5 Abr 1982||7 May 1985||Anthes Equipment Limited||Shoring system|
|US4528787 *||26 Mar 1984||16 Jul 1985||Christer Rittinge||Base plate system|
|US4561229 *||30 Sep 1982||31 Dic 1985||Pleion Corporation||Modular screen assembly|
|US4603530 *||1 Abr 1982||5 Ago 1986||Karl Glockenstein||Wall element|
|US4662131 *||6 Feb 1984||5 May 1987||Karl Glockenstein||Wall element|
|US4709517 *||2 Jun 1986||1 Dic 1987||Architectural Wall Systems, Inc.||Floor-to-ceiling wall system|
|US4717298 *||2 Ene 1986||5 Ene 1988||Bott John Anthony||Cargo restraint system|
|US4757657 *||1 Oct 1986||19 Jul 1988||Architectural Wall Systems, Inc.||Floor-to-ceiling wall system|
|US4798035 *||14 Oct 1986||17 Ene 1989||Architectural Wall Systems, Inc.||Floor-to-ceiling wall system|
|US4809476 *||5 May 1988||7 Mar 1989||Onteam Limited||Metal framed wall structure|
|US4854096 *||21 Dic 1987||8 Ago 1989||Smolik Robert A||Wall assembly|
|US4887947 *||22 Sep 1988||19 Dic 1989||Bott John Anthony||Cargo restraint system for pick-up truck bedliners|
|US5035184 *||19 Mar 1990||30 Jul 1991||Bott John Anthony||Cargo restraint system|
|US5081813 *||27 Feb 1990||21 Ene 1992||Allied Constructions Pty. Limited||Metal wall frame structure|
|US5157883 *||8 May 1990||27 Oct 1992||Allan Meyer||Metal frames|
|US5167434 *||16 Oct 1990||1 Dic 1992||Bott John Anthony||Cargo restraint sytem for pick-up truck bedliners|
|US5167479 *||11 Jul 1991||1 Dic 1992||Bott John Anthony||Cargo restraint system|
|US5271687 *||3 Abr 1992||21 Dic 1993||Ford Motor Company||Space frame joint construction|
|US5343666 *||28 Oct 1992||6 Sep 1994||Ford Motor Company||Space frame joint construction|
|US5412919 *||21 Dic 1993||9 May 1995||Mitek Holdings, Inc.||Metal wall framing|
|US5463837 *||13 Ene 1994||7 Nov 1995||Dry; Daniel J.||Metal roof truss|
|US5497591 *||11 Ene 1994||12 Mar 1996||Mitek Holdings, Inc.||Metal wall framing|
|US5575131 *||6 Jun 1995||19 Nov 1996||National Gypsum Company||Multiple use corner clip|
|US5638644 *||1 Ago 1996||17 Jun 1997||Fisher Hamilton Scientific Inc.||Wall support assembly|
|US5644883 *||15 Dic 1995||8 Jul 1997||National Gypsum Company||Multiple use corner clip|
|US5660012 *||27 Jul 1995||26 Ago 1997||Knudson; Gary A.||Frame assembly and method of making|
|US5689922 *||21 Ene 1997||25 Nov 1997||Dietrich Industries, Inc.||Structural framing system|
|US5720138 *||12 Nov 1992||24 Feb 1998||Johnson; David L.||Metallic wall framing, method and apparatus for producing same|
|US5724784 *||8 Feb 1995||10 Mar 1998||National Gypsum Company||Shaft wall and horizontal metal stud therefor|
|US5740644 *||28 Ene 1997||21 Abr 1998||National Gypsum Company||Wall with horizontal metal stud and reinforcement channel therefor|
|US5749192 *||13 Sep 1996||12 May 1998||National Gypsum Company||Corner clips for horizonal framing|
|US5899025 *||22 Mar 1996||4 May 1999||Steelcase Inc.||Furniture system (pathways-spaceframe)|
|US5956916 *||30 Oct 1997||28 Sep 1999||Steel Floors, Llc||Shear tab method and apparatus|
|US6076328 *||8 Ago 1997||20 Jun 2000||Arrow Group Industries, Inc.||Storage building and apparatus for constructing a storage building|
|US6301854||25 Nov 1998||16 Oct 2001||Dietrich Industries, Inc.||Floor joist and support system therefor|
|US6351917 *||30 Jul 1999||5 Mar 2002||Steelcase Development Corporation||Stacking connector for partitions|
|US6418694||31 Ago 2001||16 Jul 2002||Dietrich Industries, Inc.||Floor system and floor system construction methods|
|US6430881||18 May 2000||13 Ago 2002||Aegis Metal Framing Llc||Top plate|
|US6457787 *||9 Nov 2000||1 Oct 2002||Stanford M. Chicoyne||Frame joint system|
|US6557254||18 Feb 1998||6 May 2003||David L. Johnson||Metallic wall framing, method and apparatus for producing same|
|US6609344||9 Ene 2002||26 Ago 2003||Eluterio Saldana||Connectors, tracks and system for smooth-faced metal framing|
|US6647691||15 Jun 2001||18 Nov 2003||Duane William Becker||Track arrangement for supporting wall studs; method; and, wall framework assembly|
|US6691478||14 May 2002||17 Feb 2004||Dietrich Industries, Inc.||Joist support apparatus|
|US6761005||28 Nov 2000||13 Jul 2004||Dietrich Industries, Inc.||Joist support member|
|US6799407||13 May 2003||5 Oct 2004||Eluterio Saldana||Connectors, tracks and system for smooth-faced metal framing|
|US6944995 *||31 Mar 2003||20 Sep 2005||Duffey Timothy J||Prefabricated frame for ceiling fan and fabrication method therefor|
|US6983569 *||9 Ago 1999||10 Ene 2006||Zev Rosenberg||Modular metal wall framing system|
|US6990782 *||20 May 2002||31 Ene 2006||Nippon Steel Corporation||Method for assembling building with thin and lightweight shaped-steel members|
|US7021021||14 Ago 2003||4 Abr 2006||Eluterio Saldana||Connectors, tracks and system for smooth-faced metal framing|
|US7127862||13 May 2003||31 Oct 2006||Eluterio Saldana||Connectors, tracks and system for smooth-faced metal framing|
|US7216465||13 May 2003||15 May 2007||Eluterio Saldana||Connectors, tracks and system for smooth-faced metal framing|
|US7223043 *||22 May 2000||29 May 2007||William Andrews||Structural members and joining arrangements therefor|
|US7240459 *||23 Jun 2003||10 Jul 2007||Dietrich Industries, Inc.||Joist support apparatus|
|US7398620 *||17 Nov 2004||15 Jul 2008||Jones Terry V||Universal structural member support and positioning system|
|US7594331||10 Jul 2006||29 Sep 2009||Wiltin Pty. Ltd.||Method of production of joining profiles for structural members|
|US7607273||8 Sep 2006||27 Oct 2009||Henderson Andrew G||Building member|
|US7665257 *||20 Dic 2006||23 Feb 2010||Posey Innovations, Llc||Wind resistant structure for buildings|
|US7694483 *||11 Ene 2007||13 Abr 2010||Christopher David Tucker||Modular structure from prefabricated synthetic component elements|
|US7703247 *||16 Mar 2007||27 Abr 2010||Surowiecki Matt F||Sheet metal corner studs|
|US7716899||13 Abr 2004||18 May 2010||Dietrich Industries, Inc.||Building construction systems and methods|
|US7765771 *||8 Oct 2004||3 Ago 2010||Ware Industries, Inc.||Structural framing system and components thereof|
|US7850390 *||3 Mar 2006||14 Dic 2010||Lennox Industries Inc.||Frame with self-locking joint|
|US7856786||21 Dic 2004||28 Dic 2010||Dietrich Industries, Inc.||Wall and floor construction arrangements and methods|
|US7866112 *||31 Oct 2006||11 Ene 2011||Dennis Edmondson||Slotted metal truss and joist with supplemental flanges|
|US7874124 *||23 Dic 2009||25 Ene 2011||Posey Innovations, Llc||Method for securing a building structure|
|US7931419 *||3 Sep 2007||26 Abr 2011||Zf Friedrichshafen Ag||Connection of a first component to a second cylindrical component and method for mounting of the first and second components|
|US8061099||19 May 2009||22 Nov 2011||Tsf Systems, Llc||Vertical deflection extension end member|
|US8091316||27 Ago 2009||10 Ene 2012||Dietrich Industries, Inc.||Wall and floor systems|
|US8615959 *||2 Feb 2010||31 Dic 2013||Harmer Ventures Ltd.||Fastener-less track assembly for supporting wall studs|
|US8887459 *||20 May 2013||18 Nov 2014||Virginia Tech Intellectual Properties, Inc.||Modular wall assembly system|
|US8938926 *||15 Nov 2007||27 Ene 2015||Worthington Armstrong Venture||Wall liner|
|US9010070||16 Ago 2010||21 Abr 2015||Clarkwestern Dietrich Building Systems Llc||Structural framing member|
|US9084461 *||15 Feb 2012||21 Jul 2015||Invisible Gadget Guard, Inc.||Protective cases for mobile electronic devices and related methods|
|US9127456 *||12 Sep 2011||8 Sep 2015||Zak-It Systems Gmbh||Outer rail for wall plate covering|
|US9188365 *||3 Jun 2014||17 Nov 2015||Au Optronics Corp.||Frame for supporting solar module|
|US9303405 *||11 Ago 2014||5 Abr 2016||Chris A. Nelson||Modular truss system|
|US9382709||6 Feb 2015||5 Jul 2016||Innovative Building Technologies, Llc||Premanufactured structures for constructing buildings|
|US9447684 *||19 Ago 2013||20 Sep 2016||Jack Kennedy Metal Products & Buildings, Inc.||Mine stopping panel with end caps and louver connections|
|US9493940||7 Jun 2011||15 Nov 2016||Innovative Building Technologies, Llc||Slab construction system and method for constructing multi-story buildings using pre-manufactured structures|
|US20030093969 *||9 Ene 2002||22 May 2003||Eluterio Saldana||Connectors, tracks and system for smooth-faced metal framing|
|US20040049993 *||14 Ago 2003||18 Mar 2004||Eluterio Saldana||Connectors, tracks and system for smooth-faced metal framing|
|US20040074178 *||23 Jun 2003||22 Abr 2004||Daudet Larry Randall||Joist support apparatus|
|US20040074196 *||13 May 2003||22 Abr 2004||Eluterio Saladana||Connectors, tracks and system for smooth-faced metal framing|
|US20040074198 *||13 May 2003||22 Abr 2004||Eluterio Saldana||Connectors, tracks and system for smooth-faced metal framing|
|US20040191071 *||31 Mar 2003||30 Sep 2004||Duffey Timothy J.||Prefabricated frame for ceiling fan and fabrication method therefor|
|US20040200172 *||13 Abr 2004||14 Oct 2004||Beck John R.||Building construction systems and methods|
|US20050120661 *||4 Dic 2003||9 Jun 2005||William Paul||Floor and ceiling receiving tracks for seating metal and wood studs and the like and which in particular include spaced-apart punch holes along first and second sides thereof|
|US20050120662 *||1 Mar 2004||9 Jun 2005||William Paul||Floor and ceiling receiving tracks for seating interconnecting metal studs exhibiting diamond shaped apertures|
|US20060016139 *||21 Dic 2004||26 Ene 2006||Beck John R||Wall and floor construction arrangements and methods|
|US20060096229 *||8 Oct 2004||11 May 2006||Fred Serpico||Structural framing system and components thereof|
|US20070056245 *||31 Oct 2006||15 Mar 2007||Dennis Edmondson||Slotted metal truss and joist with supplemental flanges|
|US20070107369 *||10 Jul 2006||17 May 2007||Trakloc International, Llc||Method of production of joining profiles for structural members|
|US20070151192 *||24 Ene 2007||5 Jul 2007||Thomas Herren||Multi-Purpose Construction Panel and Method|
|US20070204575 *||3 Mar 2006||6 Sep 2007||Lennox Manufacturing Inc.||Frame with self-locking joint|
|US20070209306 *||10 Jul 2006||13 Sep 2007||Trakloc International, Llc||Fire rated wall structure|
|US20080053035 *||6 Sep 2007||6 Mar 2008||Zev Rosenberg||Modular Metal Wall Framing System|
|US20080060876 *||8 Sep 2006||13 Mar 2008||Henderson Andrew G||Building member|
|US20080148655 *||20 Dic 2006||26 Jun 2008||Posey Bobby R||Truss mate|
|US20080236071 *||16 Mar 2007||2 Oct 2008||Surowiecki Matt F||Sheet metal corner studs|
|US20090126304 *||15 Nov 2007||21 May 2009||Worthington Armstrong Venture||Wall liner|
|US20090165416 *||2 Ene 2008||2 Jul 2009||Porter William H||Thermal stud or plate for building wall|
|US20090290933 *||3 Sep 2007||26 Nov 2009||Zf Friedrichshafen Ag||Connection of a first component to a second cylindrical component and method for mounting of the first and second components|
|US20090293405 *||4 Ago 2009||3 Dic 2009||Andrews William J||Method of production of joining profiles for structural members|
|US20090307990 *||20 Abr 2006||17 Dic 2009||Proverum Ag||System for dividing off areas of a room|
|US20100037546 *||27 Ago 2009||18 Feb 2010||Dietrich Industries, Inc.||Wall and floor systems|
|US20100107553 *||23 Dic 2009||6 May 2010||Posey Innovations, Llc||Method for securing a building structure|
|US20100293888 *||19 May 2009||25 Nov 2010||William Andrews||Vertical deflection extension end member|
|US20120000149 *||30 Jun 2011||5 Ene 2012||Bailey Metal Products Limited||Sound attenuating metal framing member|
|US20120291261 *||24 Ene 2012||22 Nov 2012||Matthew Davis||Hanging storage c-channel splice system|
|US20130000242 *||2 Feb 2010||3 Ene 2013||Harmer Ventures Ltd.||Fastener-less track assembly for supporting wall studs|
|US20130206633 *||15 Feb 2012||15 Ago 2013||Invisible Gadget Guard, Inc.||Protective cases for mobile electronic devices and related methods|
|US20130305638 *||20 May 2013||21 Nov 2013||Virginia Tech Intellectual Properties, Inc.||Modular wall assembly system|
|US20130333321 *||12 Sep 2011||19 Dic 2013||Zak-It Systems Gmbh||Outer Rail For Wall Plate Covering|
|US20140057544 *||19 Ago 2013||27 Feb 2014||Kennedy Metal Products & Buildings, Inc.||Mine stopping panel with end caps and louver connections|
|US20140360111 *||3 Jun 2014||11 Dic 2014||Au Optronics Corp.||Frame for Supporting Solar Module|
|US20150047287 *||11 Ago 2014||19 Feb 2015||Chris A. Nelson||Modular Truss System|
|US20150260041 *||16 Mar 2015||17 Sep 2015||Jack Kennedy Metal Products & Buildings, Inc.||Mine stopping panel and method of manufacture|
|US20150345512 *||29 May 2014||3 Dic 2015||Twin City Fan Companies, Ltd.||Fan housing and assembly method|
|USD751222||2 Ene 2015||8 Mar 2016||Clarkwestern Dietrich Building Systems Llc||Framing member|
|USD751733||2 Ene 2015||15 Mar 2016||Clark Western Dietrich Building Systems Llc||Framing member|
|CN101435255B||31 Oct 2008||15 Feb 2012||沃辛顿阿姆斯特朗风险投资公司||墙壁衬材|
|CN101532326B||12 Mar 2009||22 Feb 2012||沃辛顿阿姆斯特朗风险投资公司||墙体衬材|
|EP0006257A1 *||1 Jun 1979||9 Ene 1980||Joseph Bernardi||Skeleton construction for a prefabricated building|
|EP1124023A3 *||24 Nov 2000||17 Oct 2001||Richter-System GmbH & Co. KG||C-shaped section for partition walls|
|EP1170432A1 *||4 Jun 2001||9 Ene 2002||Reginald Robert Atkin||Stud wall constructions|
|EP1835083A2 *||10 Mar 2007||19 Sep 2007||PROTEKTORWERK FLORENZ MAISCH GmbH & Co. KG||Connection profile|
|EP1835083A3 *||10 Mar 2007||27 Jul 2011||Protektorwerk Florenz Maisch GmbH & Co. KG||Connection profile|
|EP2309136A3 *||22 Sep 2010||5 Sep 2012||HILTI Aktiengesellschaft||Rail connection element|
|EP2405066A1 *||6 Jul 2011||11 Ene 2012||JPB Concept||Metal frame of a house, corner post of said house and method for manufacturing and assembling said frame|
|WO1996023945A1 *||2 Feb 1996||8 Ago 1996||Haddock Robert M M||Frame for a building structure and method of assembling the same|
|WO2000031354A1||28 Sep 1999||2 Jun 2000||Dietrich Industries, Inc.||Floor joist and support system therefor|
|WO2002002884A1 *||5 Jul 2001||10 Ene 2002||Lafarge Platres Sa||Stud wall constructions|
|WO2003046303A1 *||18 Nov 2002||5 Jun 2003||Eluterio Saldana||Connectors, tracks and system for smooth-faced metal framing|
|WO2006132667A2 *||31 Oct 2005||14 Dic 2006||Trakloc International Llc||Structural members with gripping features and joining arrangements therefor|
|WO2006132667A3 *||31 Oct 2005||22 Nov 2007||Trakloc International Llc||Structural members with gripping features and joining arrangements therefor|
|WO2007067741A2 *||7 Dic 2006||14 Jun 2007||Surowiecki Matt F||Sheet metal intersection studs|
|WO2007067741A3 *||7 Dic 2006||6 Mar 2008||Matt F Surowiecki||Sheet metal intersection studs|
|WO2007067742A2 *||7 Dic 2006||14 Jun 2007||Surowiecki Matt F||Corner studs and manufacturing method|
|WO2007067742A3 *||7 Dic 2006||21 Feb 2008||Matt F Surowiecki||Corner studs and manufacturing method|
|WO2007092017A1 *||10 Feb 2006||16 Ago 2007||Zev Rosenberg||Modular metal wall framing system|
|WO2010092563A1||12 Feb 2010||19 Ago 2010||Kingspan Holdings (Irl) Limited||A framing system|
|WO2015143108A1 *||19 Mar 2015||24 Sep 2015||Twin City Fan Companies, Ltd.||Reduced weight rigid hvac fan construction|
|WO2016032537A1 *||30 Ago 2014||3 Mar 2016||Innovative Building Technologies, Llc||A prefabricated wall panel for utility installation|
|Clasificación de EE.UU.||52/290, 52/241, 52/656.1, 403/242, 403/326, 52/690|
|Clasificación internacional||E04B1/24, E04B2/58, E04B2/60, E04B2/74|
|Clasificación cooperativa||E04B2/7412, E04B1/2403, E04B2001/2448, E04B2001/2415, E04B2001/243, E04B2/60, E04B2001/2457|
|Clasificación europea||E04B2/60, E04B1/24B|