Grip for a panhandle


FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a grip for a panhandle showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a top plan view thereof, the bottom view being identical thereto;

FIG. 3 is an elevational view of one side thereof, the elevational view of the opposite side being identical;

FIG. 4 is an elevational view of one end thereof;

FIG. 5 is an elevational view of the opposite end thereof; and

FIG. 6 is an elevational end view similar to FIG. 4 of a modified form of our new design.

The panhandle grip includes an axial opening extending nearly completely therethrough, said opening being shown in FIGS. 4 and 6. The grip also includes a transverse opening near the distal end and extending completely therethrough.

Referenced Cited
U.S. Patent Documents
D110806 August 1938 Fishel
D153670 May 1949 Derham
D153671 May 1949 Derham
1487749 March 1924 Martus
2235792 March 1941 Bauman
2655963 October 1953 Dell
3161430 December 1964 Wiman
3381807 May 1968 DeVaughn
4197611 April 15, 1980 Bell et al.
Patent History
Patent number: D258861
Type: Grant
Filed: Sep 14, 1978
Date of Patent: Apr 14, 1981
Assignee: Lincoln Manufacturing Company, Inc. (Fort Wayne, IN)
Inventors: Ronald E. Bratton (Fort Wayne, IN), Gordon D. Bell (Fort Wayne, IN), Robert J. Kennedy, Jr. (West Lafayette, IN), Kendall S. Smith, II (West Lafayette, IN), Roger A. Kaye (Menlo Park, CA)
Primary Examiner: Winifred E. Herrmann
Attorneys: Albert L. Jeffers, John F. Hoffman
Application Number: 5/942,405
Current U.S. Class: D/7132; D/8303
International Classification: D0702;