US Pat. No. 9,431,725

WATER BONDING FIXTURE

ASIA CONNECTION LLC, New...

1. A system for electrically grounding water in a pool environment, comprising:
a water bonding fixture including a shaft, and a plurality of conductive arcuate shaped plates disposed at one end of the
shaft and spaced apart from each other so as to provide a gap between adjacent plates; and

pool equipment having a space through which water is moved in fluid communication with water in the pool environment, the
plates of the water bonding fixture disposed in said space and contactable with the water moved therethrough.

US Pat. No. 9,745,765

SWIMMING POOL FLOATING COVER

ASIA CONNECTION LLC, New...

1. A pool cover including a flexible, water impervious sheet of material having a float member positioned at a center of the
pool cover disposed on an upper surface of the material, wherein the float member is disposed within a pocket formed by a
cover sheet attached to the water impervious sheet of the pool cover, wherein a peripheral edge of the cover sheet is attached
to the water impervious sheet of the cover by adhesive, and in addition to the centrally located float, a plurality of float
members attached to the pool cover and spaced apart from the centrally located float.

US Pat. No. 9,726,188

MOTOR CAP ASSEMBLY FOR REDUCING INTERNAL TEMPERATURES

Asia Connection LLC, New...

1. A motor assembly having a shaft end and a motor end, comprising:
an end cap removably connectable to the motor assembly at the motor end and defining a tubular space therein, comprising:
a first an open first end connectable to the motor end;
a second end, comprising:
a first planar surface;
a second planar surface offset from the first planar surface and substantially parallel to the first planar surface; and
at least one air grate surface positioned between the first planar surface and the second planar surface and substantially
perpendicular to the first planar surface and the second planar surface, the air grate surface including at least one air
grate configured to permit air flow into and/or out of the interior space; and

a motor control module having a substantially semi-circular design and configured to be mounted within the tubular space of
the end cap and electrically connectable to the motor to provide control to the motor,

wherein the air grate surface includes at least two air grates positioned such that as the motor rotates a directional air
flow is created within the interior space generating air flow through the air grates with one air grate as an intake air grate
and the other grate as an exhaust air grate.

US Pat. No. 9,593,501

REMOVABLE WEIGHT SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR POOL STEPS

ASIA CONNECTION LLC, New...

1. A weight system for a swimming pool step assembly which comprises:
a) at least one weight, wherein each one of the at least one weight includes a hollow interior space, and the hollow interior
space includes a pair of bracket retention plates which are spaced apart so as to define a notch therebetween;

b) at least one mounting bracket to removably mount the weight to the swimming pool step assembly; and
wherein the mounting bracket includes a head portion and a neck portion, the neck portion being configured and dimensioned
so as to be engaged in the notch of the at least one weight such that abutement surfaces of the head portion contact respective
abutement surfaces on the bracket retention plates.

US Pat. No. 9,714,665

POOL PUMP WITH MULTIPLE OUTLETS

Asia Connection LLC, New...

1. A liquid pump for use with a fluid circulation system for a body of water, comprising:
a centrifugal pump assembly (120) having a casing (121);

first and second outlet ports (122, 123) in continuous fluid communication with an interior of said casing (121) without interruption and oriented in different directions from one another along the same plane;

an axially-extending aperture (124) arranged to receive a rotatable shaft powered by a motor (130); and

at least one cap (140) configured and dimensioned to engage and close one of said outlet ports (122, 123) additionally oriented in different directions from said axially-extending aperture (124).

US Pat. No. 10,299,358

LIGHT CONTROLLED TIMING DEVICE AND METHOD

Asia Connection LLC, New...

1. A dual mode light operated timing device, comprising:a light sensor for generating a light sensor signal when light is detected;
a first input device for generating a first programming signal, the first input device configured to select from a plurality of preset daytime mode durations, whereby activating the first input device cycles through the preset daytime mode durations;
a second input device for generating a second programming signal, the second input device configured to select from a plurality of preset nighttime durations, whereby activating the second input device cycles through the preset nighttime mode durations;
a switch for connecting and disconnecting electric power from a power supply to an electronic pool filter device; and
a processor for receiving the light sensor signal and when light is detected by the light sensor operating the dual mode light operated timing device in a daytime mode by controlling the switch based on the first programming signal, and when light is not detected by the light sensor, operating the dual mode light operated timing device in a nighttime mode by controlling the switch based on the second programming signal,
wherein the first programming signal configures the processor to supply power to the electronic pool filter device for the selected preset daytime mode duration and the second programming signal configures the processor to supply power to the electronic pool filter device for the selected preset nighttime mode duration.

US Pat. No. 10,081,959

REMOVABLE WEIGHT SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR POOL STEPS

Asia Connection LLC, New...

1. A weight system, comprising:a weight that includes a notch thereon; and
a mounting bracket,
wherein the mounting bracket includes a head portion and a neck portion, the neck portion being configured and dimensioned so as to be engaged in the notch of the weight such that abutment surfaces of the head portion contact respective abutment surfaces that define the notch and wherein the mounting bracket includes oppositely extending C-shaped wing portions and an opening at an end portion opposite that of the head portion.

US Pat. No. 9,837,733

WATER BONDING FIXTURE

ASIA CONNECTION LLC, New...

1. A water bonding fixture, comprising:
a shaft; and
a plurality of electrically conductive arcuate shaped plates disposed at one end of the shaft and spaced apart from each other
so as to provide a gap between adjacent plates, wherein each electrically conductive plate defines two planar surfaces each
of which are substantially exposed and each electrically conductive plate is electrically connected to each other electrically
conductive elate to provide a surface area of conductive surface approximately equal to the exposed surface area of all of
the electrically conductive plates.

US Pat. No. 10,145,136

SYSTEM AND METHOD OF A POOL FILTER OPERATION

ASIA CONNECTION LLC, New...

1. A cartridge filter apparatus, comprising:a housing configured to contain a cartridge filter having an inside surface and an outside surface, the housing including:
a lower-section housing having a housing inlet port and a housing outlet port;
a cover assembly attached to the lower-section housing; and
a valve assembly attached to the cover assembly having an outlet port, an inlet port, an internal port extending into the lower-section housing and at least partially into the cartridge filter, and a valve positioned within the valve assembly;
the cartridge filter apparatus configurable in one of a filtration mode and a backwash mode based on a position of the valve,
wherein in the filtration mode water flows through the cartridge filter in a first direction from the outside surface of the cartridge filter to the inside surface of the cartridge filter and in the backwash mode water flows through the cartridge filter in a second direction opposite the first direction from the inside surface of the cartridge filter to the outside surface of the cartridge filter,
wherein in the filtration mode the valve is positioned to open the outlet port and close the inlet port and in backwash mode the valve is positioned to open the inlet port and close the outlet port,
wherein in the filtration mode water is directed from the housing inlet port through the cartridge filter in the first direction from the outside surface of the cartridge filter to the inside surface of the cartridge filter, through the internal port, and to the outlet port, and
wherein in the backwash mode water is directed from the inlet port, through the internal port, through the cartridge filter in the second direction from the inside surface of the cartridge filter to the outside surface of the cartridge filter, and to the housing outlet port.

US Pat. No. 10,277,091

MOTOR CAP ASSEMBLY FOR REDUCING INTERNAL TEMPERATURES

Asia Connection LLC, New...

1. An end cap for a motor housing containing an electric motor, comprising:a tubular structure defining an interior space, comprising:
an open first end connectable to the motor casing;
a second end, comprising:
a first planar surface;
a second planar surface longitudinally offset from the first planar surface and substantially parallel to the first planar surface; and
an air grate surface longitudinally extending between the first and second planar surfaces, extending substantially perpendicular to the first planar surface and the second planar surface, and positioned between and attached to the first planar surface and the second planar surface to form a step therebetween, and
wherein the air grate surface includes at least one air grate extending therethrough, configured to permit air flow into and/or out of the interior space and opening in a direction substantially parallel to the first and second planar surfaces.

US Pat. No. 10,214,931

PRE-FILTER WATER SKIMMER

Asia Connection LLC, New...

1. A pre-filter skimmer system (100), comprising:a chamber (105) being defined by a housing having a sidewall, an opening on top of the sidewall and a single outlet (140) at the bottom (190) of the sidewall, with no other openings therebetween, said sidewall having a top end surface and arranged such that water enters the chamber (105) only via the top opening and exits the chamber (105) only via the single outlet (140);
a first collector (120) made of plastic or metal capable of withstanding water pressure and positioned within the chamber (105) and configured to capture particles of a first size carried with the water;
a second collector (130) made of fabric, plastic or metal and capable of withstanding flow of water and positioned within the chamber (105) downstream of the first collector (120), wherein the second collector (130) is configured to capture particles of a second size smaller than the first size that passed through the first collector (120),
the first collector (120) extending down into the second collector (130),
the first and second collectors (120, 130) having orifices, the orifices in the second collector (130) being smaller than orifices in the first collector (120),
the first and second collectors (120, 130) arranged with respect to one another such that water completely flows through both said first and second collectors (120, 130) and at least partially flows laterally outwardly from the first collector (120) through the second collector (130), and particles of both first and second sizes are simultaneously captured by said first and second collectors (120, 130), and
the second collector (130) having a bottom (680) spaced above and away from the bottom (190) of the chamber (105).