US 11,051,596 B2
Neck chain holder
Rene N Choquette, Warwick, RI (US)
Filed by Rene N Choquette, Warwick, RI (US)
Filed on Aug. 31, 2020, as Appl. No. 17/7,506.
Claims priority of provisional application 63/050,070, filed on Jul. 9, 2020.
Prior Publication US 2020/0397108 A1, Dec. 24, 2020
Int. Cl. A45C 11/00 (2006.01); A45C 11/16 (2006.01); A44C 11/00 (2006.01)
CPC A45C 11/16 (2013.01) [A44C 11/00 (2013.01); A45C 11/00 (2013.01)] 2 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A method for storing and transporting a chain, the method comprises:
providing a holder, the holder comprises:
a spool, the spool comprises:
a core body having an outer surface, a proximal end, and a distal end;
a first flange extending upwards from the proximal end of the core body, the first flange having an inner side and an outer side,
a second flange extending upwards from the distal end of the core body, the second flange having an inner side and an outer side,
a pin upstands from the outer surface of the core body,
wherein, the inner side of the first flange and the inner side of the second flange are in face-to-face relation,
wherein the outer surface of the core body, the inner side of the first flange, and the inner side of the second flange are continuous and form a spooling region,
a clip configured to fit onto the spool;
hooking a chain to the pin;
wounding around the chain over the spooling region; and
securing the clip onto the spool, wherein the clip is configured to prevent unwinding of the chain from the spool.