Patent images to borrow and learn from

The patent process is difficult. If you want to know how to get a patent, you need to understand patent drawings, and the patent format. Next, Provisional patent applications have much more latitude and flexibility than Utility patent applications. To get a patent, you must (eventually) obey the Utility format. Both formats are shown herein, for easy comparison. This page is an attempt to answer the questions "what is a patent", or "what does a patent look like".