Patent Number: 7,611,397

Title: Spring tail bouncing figure

Abstract: A toy character assembly having a coiled tail spring connected to one of said legs. There is mechanism provided for movably mounting the legs relative to said body portion. A gear train is operated by a motor to move the legs relative to the body portion in a downwardly direction to compress the coiled tail spring and then release the legs and body portion to set up a harmonic motion of the body and spring tail.

Inventors: Lund; Bruce D. (River Forest, IL), Sriangam; Krishnan (Chicago, IL)

Assignee: Lund; Bruce D.

International Classification: A63H 3/20 (20060101); A63H 11/06 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 1/03/02017