Patent for Sale:

Sectional Fold-Up Garage Door    

A compact overhead garage door - it is convenient and quiet, with a space saving, economical design.

Overview

An automatic sectional garage door. The door opening is going up, where it folds up like an accordion, saving considerable space inside and reducing the overall design. A working prototype has been installed for a considerable time, demonstrating reliability and convenience. This garage door can be produced with a number of sections, from 2 to 8. The 2-sectional design easily wins the consumer interest due to the convenience of use, low cost of construction and possibility to be produced in an automatic and manual versions.

Models with 4 sections and more are suitable as a new exterior element, because it can be made of glass and metal, it will provide a very presentable view, impeccably fitting into any modern facade, where the speed and quietness of the opening operation further emphasize the status of the owner. To view the prototype in action, click on 'tell me more' and request to view the demo.

The seller does not have the resources to manufacture and sell this patented technology, and is motivated to sell the patent at a discounted price to a suitable patent buyer.

The seller can provide all know-how support so the patent buyer can successfully implement the technology.

Primary Application of the Technology

Residential garages.
Commercial warehouses, hangars, and other types of buildings.

How the Technology Solves the Problem

The 2-sectional design easily wins the consumer interest due to the convenience of use, low cost of construction and possibility to be produced in an automatic or manual versions.

Models with 4 sections and more are suitable as a new exterior element, they can be made of glass and metal.

Competitive Advantage

It is compact, fast and quiet. The door folds up like an accordion as it opens, saving considerable space inside and reducing the overall design.

Comments on Deal Structure, Potential Terms and Restrictions

The asking price for this patent is very low, I am very motivated to sell this patent. Click the 'tell me more' link to inquire about the price.

Additional Information

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Patent Summary

U.S. Patent Classes & Classifications Covered in this listing:

Class 160: Flexible Or Portable Closure, Partition, Or Panel

Devices in the form of one or more flexible panel unit; for plural strips, slats, or panels interconnected for relative motion; or partitions, including those completely rigid and/or portable, in the form of portable partitioning panel units. Combinations the above, with rigid panel units, including rigid closures, or with other structure not elsewhere provided. Flexible panel units are considered to be all those in which a flexible fabric or other flexible sheet material forms the panel portion, even though it may have a rigid frame, rigid enforcements, rigid support means for one or more edges thereof, or combinations of these features.

Subclass 35: Pleating or edge hinged gathering type
Subclass 188: With operating means
Subclass 201: Track guided