Patent Number: 7,765,747

Title: Omni-directional airfoil and method for reducing wind damage to structures

Abstract: A method and apparatus for producing a downward, wind-induced lift force on a structure including attaching one or more omni-directional mushroom-shaped airfoil assemblies to the top of the structure which create a downward lift force as they are subjected to wind flow.

Inventors: Smalley, III; Arthur L. (Spring, TX)


International Classification: E04H 9/14 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 8/03/12018