Combined beverage can top and straw


FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a combined soda can top and straw showing my new design, the can shown in broken lines for illustrative purposes only;

FIG. 2 is a rear elevational view thereof, the front being a mirror image;

FIG. 3 is a left side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a right side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a bottom plan view thereof;

FIG. 7 is a cross-sectional view thereof, taken in the direction of the arrows along line 7--7 of FIG. 3.

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Patent History
Patent number: D318427
Type: Grant
Filed: Aug 22, 1989
Date of Patent: Jul 23, 1991
Assignee: Pop Top of Albert Lea, Inc. (Albert Lea, MN)
Inventor: Glenn M. Sherburne, Jr. (Albert Lea, MN)
Primary Examiner: B. J. Bullock
Assistant Examiner: Dominic Simone
Law Firm: Kinney & Lange
Application Number: 7/397,099
Current U.S. Class: D/9436; D/9434