We just noticed The Leash, a tether to prevent outboard motors from flipping into boats when striking submerged objects, received U.S Patent 9,771,136 back on 26 September 2017. Some of our work in this field was cited in the patent references as well.

The Leash: left and right views side by side

The Leash: left and right views side by side

Roy John Grohler is listed as the inventor and the patent is assigned to The Leash, LLC. Read More→