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They Invented What? (No. 67)

Posted in General Commentary by Jake Ward on October 5, 2018

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U.S. Pat. No. 5,498,162: Method for demonstrating a lifting technique. 


What is claimed is:

1. A process for demonstrating a lifting technique to a person, the process comprising the steps of:

providing a substantially rectangular box in a first stationary position on a ground surface, the box having an internal storage area means for receiving a plurality of weights therein, the internal storage area means formed by a top wall, a bottom wall, a front wall, a back wall, and first and second opposed side walls, the first and second side walls each having handles thereon adjacent the top wall, the bottom wall contacting the ground surface in the first stationary position, the bottom wall being movable to provide access to the internal storage area means;
inserting at least one weight into the internal storage area means, wherein the internal storage area means receives said plurality of weights therein…

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