Title:
Coaster CD/DVD
Kind Code:
A1


Abstract:
A Coaster CD/DVD which is square in shape and has a unique CD/DVD holder in the bottom. The Coster is curved in the middle and has a cup placing on top of the coaster. In the bottom of the coaster, there is a unique design to hold the CD/DVD. The place for the cup is approxiamtely 3½ inches and the entire Coaster is 5 inches wide. The coaster is ¾ of inch high. The CD/DVD is designed so it is stackable and it does not touch the other CD/DVD once stacked. The CD/DVD is easily removable from the bottom of the coaster. The coaster could come in different designs and shapes.



Inventors:
Abkarian, Albert (US)
Bartanian, Kevin (US)
Application Number:
10/997660
Publication Date:
06/01/2006
Filing Date:
11/26/2004
Primary Class:
Other Classes:
248/346.11, G9B/33.01
International Classes:
A47B91/00; B65D77/00
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Primary Examiner:
PICKETT, JOHN G
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
ALBERT ABKARIAN & ASSOCIATES (Glendale, CA, US)
Claims:
What is claimed is:

1. A coaster cd/dvd for a coaster cd/dvd for use as a coaster and hold cd/dvd information comprising: means for to hold the cup and function as a cup placing on the top of the coaster cd/dvd; means for the coaster's unique design insure that the coaster does not scratch surfaces and is used as a coaster. the legs are at the corner of each square like shape of the coaste cd/dvd, rigidly connected to said means for to hold the cup and function as a cup placing on the top of the coaster cd/dvd; and means for the unique design of the cd/dvd holder is used to house the coaster and the cd/dvd. it could be removed, rigidly connected to said means for the coaster's unique design insure that the coaster does not scratch surfaces and is used as a coaster. the legs are at the corner of each square like shape of the coaste cd/dvd.

2. The coaster cd/dvd in accordance with claim 1, wherein said means for to hold the cup and function as a cup placing on the top of the coaster cd/dvd comprises a cup holder.

3. The coaster cd/dvd in accordance with claim 1, wherein said means for the coaster's unique design insure that the coaster does not scratch surfaces and is used as a coaster. the legs are at the corner of each square like shape of the coaste cd/dvd comprises a coaster with legs.

4. The coaster cd/dvd in accordance with claim 1, wherein said means for the unique design of the cd/dvd holder is used to house the coaster and the cd/dvd. it could be removed. comprises a cd/dvd unique holder.

5. A coaster cd/dvd for a coaster cd/dvd for use as a coaster and hold cd/dvd information comprising: a cup holder, for to hold the cup and function as a cup placing on the top of the coaster cd/dvd; a coaster with legs, for the coaster's unique design insure that the coaster does not scratch surfaces and is used as a coaster. the legs are at the corner of each square like shape of the coaste cd/dvd, rigidly connected to said Cup Holder; and a cd/dvd unique holder, for the unique design of the cd/dvd holder is used to house the coaster and the cd/dvd. it could be removed, rigidly connected to said Coaster with legs.

6. A coaster cd/dvd for a coaster cd/dvd for use as a coaster and hold cd/dvd information comprising: a cup holder, for to hold the cup and function as a cup placing on the top of the coaster cd/dvd; a coaster with legs, for the coaster's unique design insure that the coaster does not scratch surfaces and is used as a coaster. the legs are at the corner of each square like shape of the coaste cd/dvd, rigidly connected to said Cup Holder; and a cd/dvd unique holder, for the unique design of the cd/dvd holder is used to house the coaster and the cd/dvd. it could be removed, rigidly connected to said Coaster with legs.

Description:

FIELD OF THE INVENTION

The present invention relates to Coaster CD/DVD and, more particularly, to a Coaster that also has a holder with a CD/DVD with information and advertising.

BACKGROUND OF THE INVENTION

Currently, there is no invention like the coaster CD/DVD that provides a combination of a coaster for drinks and advertising on the CD/DVD attached to the product. The party will use the Coaster for drinks and will also use the CD/DVD for watching advertising put on that media. It is a new marketing tool for cross marketing between comapies that produce some kind of beverage that requires a coaster like beer companies. The coaster CD/DVD allows the party to use a designer coaster and use the attahced CD/DVD to explore the advertised item, like a music video, DVD about an event or a sport event and other information provided to the customers. There are no other coaster CD/DVD product in the market.

Others have attempted to use other products to advertise but the Coaster CD is the only product where the consumer will not dispose the casing or coaster which housed the CD/DVD. They can use the coaster and they are stackable and the designer look will make it attractive for the consumer to use in their house. It is also attractive for the business owner as the owner will be able to market their name on the coaster along with cross marketing on the CD/DVD.

It is therefore an object of the invention to allo drinks to be put on the Coaster.

It is another object of the invention to advertise on any media including CD/DVD and secure the media in the bottom of the coaster.

It is another object of the invention to allow companies to advertise on the coaster and provide that to the consumer

It is another object of the invention to allow cross advertising and marketing between different businesses with common advertising goals.

It is another object of the invention to constantly remind consumers of the product once they purchase the coaster and use the coaster on a daily basis.

SUMMARY OF THE INVENTION

In accordance with the present invention, there is provided a Coaster CD/DVD which is square in shape and has a unique CD/DVD holder in the bottom. The Coster is curved in the middle and has a cup placing on top of the coaster. In the bottom of the coaster, there is a unique design to hold the CD/DVD. The place for the cup is approxiamtely 3½ inches and the entire Coaster is 5 inches wide. The coaster is ¾ of inch high. The CD/DVD is designed so it is stachable and it does not touch the other CD/DVD once stacked. The CD/DVD is easily removable from the bottom of the coaster.

BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF THE DRAWINGS

A complete understanding of the present invention may be obtained by reference to the accompanying drawings, when considered in conjunction with the subsequent, detailed description, in which:

FIG. 1 is a side view of a Measurements of and side view of the Coaster CD/DVD;

FIG. 2 is a perspective view of a View from different angels of the Coaster CD/DVD;

FIG. 3 is a perspective view of a Side view with measurements of the Coaster CD/DVD;

FIG. 4 is an all angels digital photos of the product view of an Angles and digital photos of the product;

FIG. 5 is a cd/dvd holder in the bottom view of a CD/DVD unique designed holder for the product; and

FIG. 6 is a photo of the actual design view of a Photo of the actual design with a sample CD/DVD.

For purposes of clarity and brevity, like elements and components will bear the same designations and numbering throughout the FIGURES.

DESCRIPTION OF THE PREFERRED EMBODIMENT

FIG. 1 is a side view of a Measurements of and side view of the Coaster CD/DVD. This view shows the measurements of the Coaster CD/DVD. The design shws the cup placing or holder on top with a measurement of 3½ inches. The Cup Holder or placing will be suitable for most cups and drink dispensers. FIG. 2 is a perspective view of a View from different angels of the Coaster CD/DVD.

FIG. 3 is a perspective view of a Side view with measurements of the Coaster CD/DVD. It shows that coaster will sit higher then the surface and that the CD/DVD will not touch the surface. The Coaster with Legs 12 allows the use of the Coaster for drinks with consideration for saving the surface of the area which the coaster is placed.

FIG. 4 is an all angels digital photos of the product view of an Angles and digital photos of the product. This view shows the product and the cup holder in its actual photo of the prototype. The location of the cupholder and the location of the CD/DVD in the bottom of the Coaster CD/DVD.

FIG. 5 is a CD/DVD holder in the bottom view of a CD/DVD unique designed holder for the product. The CD/DVD unique holder 14 designed specifically for Coaster CD/DVD allows the easy removal of the media from the C9oaster. The design a one unit that is one piece with the Coaster CD/DVD. The unique design secures the CD/DVD to the bottom of the Coaster.

FIG. 6 is a photo of the actual design view of a Photo of the actual design with a sample CD/DVD.

Since other modifications and changes varied to fit particular operating requirements and environments will be apparent to those skilled in the art, the invention is not considered limited to the example chosen for purposes of disclosure, and covers all changes and modifications which do not constitute departures from the true spirit and scope of this invention.

Having thus described the invention, what is desired to be protected by Letters Patent is presented in the subsequently appended claims.