Jefferies Financial Group has been granted a patent for a wiper blade design that includes an elongate wiper strip, elastic backing element, and mounting base. The innovative design ensures efficient distribution of force from the wiper arm along the wiper strip for improved performance. GlobalData’s report on Jefferies Financial Group gives a 360-degree view of the company including its patenting strategy. Buy the report here.

According to GlobalData’s company profile on Jefferies Financial Group, was a key innovation area identified from patents. Jefferies Financial Group's grant share as of February 2024 was 91%. Grant share is based on the ratio of number of grants to total number of patents.

Patent granted for wiper blade with secure cover securing peg

Source: United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). Credit: Jefferies Financial Group Inc

A recently granted patent (Publication Number: US11897436B2) discloses a unique wiper blade design for vehicles. The wiper blade comprises a mounting base with a cover securing peg, an elongate backing element, and a wiper strip cavity. The cover, designed to prevent lateral movement, engages with the cover securing peg. The wiper strip includes a wiping lip, wide portion, and intermediate portion, with the wide portion housed within the wiper strip cavity. The backing element also features a securing hole to prevent lateral movement when connected to the mounting base.

Furthermore, the wiper blade design includes specific features such as multiple cover sections with securing holes, backing element cavities, and rails for added stability. The backing element cavity in the mounting base is defined by base walls and a bottom base claw, while the wiper strip cavity in the backing element is defined by opposing legs and claws. Additionally, a vertebra is included in the wiper strip cavity for enhanced functionality. These intricate details and structural elements contribute to the overall effectiveness and durability of the wiper blade, ensuring optimal performance in various weather conditions for vehicle owners.

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