Patent Number: 8,794,383

Title: Ladder stand

Abstract: A ladder stand configured to attach to a post to provide an elevated platform. The ladder stand includes a ladder and a platform assembly coupled to the ladder. A pair of lateral support members include proximal ends pivotally attached to opposite sides of the platform and distal ends configured to be positioned toward an opposite side of the post. The distal ends of the support members are configured to be secured to the post. A stabilizer member pivotally connects to an intermediate portion of the ladder and extends toward with the support post. The stabilizing member includes a stabilizing plate configured to engage the support post. At least one support straps connects the distal ends of lateral support members to the post and the distal ends of the lateral support members to the stabilizing member.

Inventors: Furseth; Michael R. (Cumberland, WI), Schamberger; Randy L. (Cumberland, WI), Nickell; Scott R. (Cumberland, WI), Nelson; Ben T. (Cameron, WI)

Assignee: Rivers Edge Tree Stands, Inc.

International Classification: E04G 3/24 (20060101); A01M 31/02 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 8/05/12018