US 11,653,782 B1
Tree top decoration mount
Sam Hull, Lake Oswego, OR (US)
Assigned to SAM HULL, LLC, Lake Oswego, OR (US)
Filed by SAM HULL, LLC, Lake Oswego, OR (US)
Filed on Oct. 24, 2020, as Appl. No. 17/79,449.
Claims priority of provisional application 63/070,536, filed on Aug. 26, 2020.
Int. Cl. A47G 33/10 (2006.01); A47G 33/08 (2006.01)
CPC A47G 33/10 (2013.01) [A47G 2033/089 (2013.01)] 7 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. An assembly for mounting a tree topper, comprising:
a tree; and
a device for mounting the tree topper to the tree,
the tree comprising a trunk having a height axis and at least first, second and third sets of branches spaced apart from one another along the trunk of the tree along a height axis of the trunk;
the device for mounting the tree topper to the tree comprising an elongate device spine member having first and second distal ends, said elongate device spine member for positioning adjacent the trunk of the tree parallel to the height axis of the trunk; and
a first elongate flexible branch engager;
a second elongate flexible branch engager;
a third elongate flexible branch engager;
said first, second and third flexible elongate branch engagers extending away from said elongate device spine member a respective first, second and third distance in first and second opposite directions from said elongate device spine member, said first, second and third elongate flexible branch engagers received by said elongate device spine member by passing through the elongate device spine member at first, second and third openings in the elongate device spine member at positions spaced apart from one another along an extent of the elongate device spine member;
the first, second and third elongate flexible branch engagers for interacting with the first, second and third sets of branches of the tree to secure the device to the tree by wrapping said first, second and third elongate flexible branch engagers around portions of the respective first, second and third sets of branches of the tree,
wherein a first ring member and a second ring member are positioned around each of said first, second and third elongate flexible branch engagers at respective positions abutting opposite faces of the elongate device spine member.