Rockin’ Patent – Dion Dublin’s “Percussion Instrument”

  • US8735703Rockin’ Patent: US Patent No. 8,735,703
  • Filed: 21 May 2010
  • In the name of: Dion Dublin
  • Title: Percussion Instrument
  • What’s claimed: “A percussion instrument in the form of a drum being a parallelepiped in shape and, further comprising four live striking faces, and two dead faces, which are not for striking, wherein each striking face has a different percussive property and wherein the striking face and the dead faces together comprise substantially the entire outer surface area of the percussion instrument.”
  • Why this patent rocks: the inventor is the famous English football (soccer) player Dion Dublin

Post by Iain Russell, Patent and Design Attorney, EIP


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