Combined electrical steam iron and reservoir base with filter attachment


FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a combined electrical steam iron and reservoir base with filter attachment showing my new design, the filter attachment being omitted for ease and clarity of illustration only;

FIG. 2 is a front elevational view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a rear elevational view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a bottom plan view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a right side elevational view thereof;

FiG. 7 is a left side elevational view thereof; and

FIG. 8 is an exploded perspective view of the reservoir base and filter attachment, the iron being omitted for clarity of illustration only.

The undisclosed sides of the filter attachment are the same in appearance as the side shown.

The conventional cord is shown broken away to indicate indeterminate length and partially shown for ease of illustration.

Referenced Cited
U.S. Patent Documents
D132850 June 1942 Cissell
D238576 January 1976 Vidal
D249275 September 5, 1978 MacKay et al.
2385606 September 1945 Campbell
4594800 June 17, 1986 Herrmann
Foreign Patent Documents
520218 March 1931 DEX
Other references
  • Housewares, 10/88, Steam Station Irons, p. 23.
Patent History
Patent number: D315433
Type: Grant
Filed: May 22, 1989
Date of Patent: Mar 12, 1991
Inventor: Tien-Lai Chen (Taipei)
Primary Examiner: Wallace R. Burke
Assistant Examiner: Lavone D. Tabor
Attorney: Thomas S. Keaty
Application Number: 7/355,306