Patent Number: 8,015,661

Title: Vacuum with rechargeable battery

Abstract: A vacuum cleaner includes a tank having a bottom and an inlet for receiving debris, a motor assembly disposed adjacent to the tank, the motor assembly adapted to draw debris into the tank through the inlet, a battery pack disposed adjacent the bottom of the tank, and a connection from the battery pack to the motor assembly that is adapted to carry current between the battery pack and the motor assembly. The battery pack includes at least one battery and supplies power to the motor assembly.

Inventors: Baer; Mark E. (Trout Run, PA), Liu; Li H. (South Williamsport, PA), Miller; Jonathan (Williamsport, PA)

Assignee: Shop Vac Corporation

International Classification: A47L 9/10 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2019-09-13 0:00:00