Elliot Matel

Product Designer at Briggs & Stratton
Design

Experience

Product Designer
Briggs & Stratton

1997 - Present

•Develop accurate 3D models, bills of materials, and other documentation necessary for the conceptualization, documentation, validation, release and implementation of products. •Ensure product designs perform as intended, are reliable, and are safe for manufacturing and the end user. •Analyze and interpret engineering data for new products, product enhancements or maintenance •Perform engineering calculations to support product designs •Interact with Marketing, Sales, Manufacturing, Quality, Purchasing, and suppliers to meet the specifications and needs of the customer in the development of new reliable products for the market •Provide engineering and technical assistance to all Product Engineering customers, both internal and external. •Mentored & directed the activities of junior and co-op Designers working on assigned projects


Product Designer
Deltrol Controls, Division of Deltrol Corp

1995 - 1997

Product Designer
Phoenix Products Company Inc.

1993 - 1995

Education

Milwaukee Area Technical College
Mechanical Design
1990 - 1993

Patents (20)

Fuel cap (1 worldwide citation)
John Gulke, Christy L Matuszewski, Geoffrey P Zabrowski, Elliot Matel, Peter D Shears
December 23, 2014: 08915234

[en] CONNECTING ROD FOR AN ENGINE
SIGRIST John W, WHITMORE Jeffrey H, MATEL Elliot J
May 2, 2013: WO/2013/062769

Fuel cap
John Gulke, Christy L Matuszewski, Geoffrey P Zabrowski, Elliot Matel, Peter D Shears
April 26, 2012: 20120097680-A1

Exhaust deflector for a muffler (2 worldwide citation)
Jeffrey P Feist, Elliot Matel, Matthew J Nagel
May 12, 2009: 07530428

Exhaust deflector for a muffler (1 worldwide citation)
Jeffrey P Feist, Elliot Matel
May 12, 2009: 07530427

Oil removal system and method
Raasch Jason J, Matuszak Ray, Matel Elliot
March 25, 2009: 200810149213

Oil removal system and method
Rassch Jason J, Matuszak Ray, Matel Elliot
March 18, 2009: 2037089-A2

Four-stroke internal combustion engine having reduced noise emissions (4 worldwide citation)
Tom Disch, Jeffrey P Feist, Kayne Kowis, Elliot Matel, Robert J Rose, Marvin Vissers, Jeffrey H Whitmore, Geoffrey P Zabrowski
October 28, 2008: 07441532

Evaporative emissions control system
Schmalz Jacob, Gulke John, Matel Elliot
October 22, 2008: 1983185-A2

Evaporative emissions control system
Jacob Schmalz, John Gulke, Elliot Matel
October 16, 2008: 20080251055-A1