Gene Luoma

Gene Luoma

Gene Luoma is the inventor of the Zip-It drain cleaner. He was born in January 1943 and raised in Floodwood, MN. After graduating high school, Gene attended UMD Duluth and then the Dunwoody College of Technology. He and his wife Kathleen have three children: Kevin, Brian and Kim.


Posts by Gene Luoma


A Personal Plea From the Zip-It Inventor to Support the Inventor Protection Act

Cobra Products filed a lawsuit for patent infringement. G.T. Water then filed for a re-examination of my patent at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office …
By Gene Luoma
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