Step stool with storage compartment

- Rubbermaid Incorporated

FIG. 1 is a top right front perspective view of a step stool with storage compartment showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a front elevational view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a rear elevational view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a side elevational view thereof; the opposite side being a mirror image; and,

FIG. 6 is a bottom plan view thereof.

Referenced Cited
U.S. Patent Documents
D157319 February 1950 Bair
D186488 October 1959 Madl
D271256 November 8, 1983 McClelland
D298674 November 22, 1988 Koller, Sr.
D307800 May 8, 1990 Hradisky
D314472 February 12, 1991 Brantingham et al.
D335966 June 1, 1993 Schuartzkopf et al.
4366998 January 4, 1983 Kaiser
4744613 May 17, 1988 Brantingham
Other references
  • Jacobs Gardner, 1988, p. 51, Rubbermaid Stool #H, at bottom left.
Patent History
Patent number: D347527
Type: Grant
Filed: Jun 15, 1992
Date of Patent: Jun 7, 1994
Assignee: Rubbermaid Incorporated (Wooster, OH)
Inventors: John D. Breen (Wooster, OH), Gregory M. Crook (Columbus, OH)
Primary Examiner: Alan P. Douglas
Assistant Examiner: J. E. Seeger
Attorneys: Richard B. O'Planick, Lisa B. Riedesel
Application Number: 7/897,970
Current U.S. Class: D/6349; D/6336; D/6484