Storage drawer

- Rubbermaid Incorporated

Description

FIG. 1 is a top right perspective view of a storage drawer showing our new design, the diagonal shade lines shown indicate a translucent surface;

FIG. 2 is a front elevational view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a rear elevational view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a right side elevational view thereof; the opposite side being a mirror image;

FIG. 5 is a top plan view thereof; and,

FIG. 6 is a bottom plan view thereof.

Referenced Cited

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Other references

  • Catalog Page, Storage Box; Sterilite Corporation, P.O. Box 524, Main St., Townsend, Mass. 01469; Publication Date 1990. Catalog Page, Storage Drawer; Sterilite Corporation, P.O. Box 524, Main St., Townsend, Mass. 01469; Publication Date 1990. Catalog Page, Basket; Sterilite Corporation, P.O. Box 524, Main St., Townsend, Mass. 01469; Publication Date 1990. Label, Storage Drawers; A-Bee Syndicate, Inc., /STAXX, Inc., New York, N.Y. 10001; Publication Date 1989. Pp. 25, 26, 29, Storage Drawers; Hold Everything magazine, address uknown. It is believed that the product depicted herein has been on sale for more than one (1) year prior to the application date of this instant application. P. 7, Storage Box; Tamor Plastics Corporation, Consumer Products Division, P.O. Box 1186, Leominster, Mass. 10453. Publication Date Jan., 1989. Catalog Page, Storage Box; Tucker Housewares, Subsidiary of Kidde, Inc., 345 Central St., Leominster, Mass. 01453. Publication Date Jan., 1989. Sell Sheet, Storage Box; Stor-All, Coast-to-Coast Corp., 94 Pinewood Gardens, Hartsdale, N.Y. 10530. It is believed that the product depicted herein has been on sale for more than one (1) year prior to the application date of this instant application. Sell Sheet, Storage Box; Stor-All, Coast-to-Coast Container Corp., 94 Pinewood Gardens, Hartsdale, N.Y. 10530. It is believed that the product depicted herein has been on sale for more than one (1) year prior to the application date of this instant application. Catalog Page, Storage Box; Rubberqueen, Loma-Rubberqueen, Fort Worth, Tex. It is believed that the product depicted herein has been on sale for more than one (1) year prior to the application date of this instant application. P. 8, Storage Containers; Rubbermaid Commercial Products Inc., 3124 Valley Avenue, Winchester, Va. 22601. Publication Date 1991. P. 17, Storage Container; Curver, Takkebijster 75, Postbus 6810, 4802 HV Breda, Netherlands. Publication Date 1991. Pp. 7 & 28, Storage Container. Rubbermaid Incorporated, 1147 Akron Road, Wooster, Ohio 44691. Publication Date 1988.

Patent History

Patent number: D360778
Type: Grant
Filed: Jan 8, 1993
Date of Patent: Aug 1, 1995
Assignee: Rubbermaid Incorporated (Wooster, OH)
Inventors: Fred G. Apt, III (Wooster, OH), Keith E. Brightbill (Wooster, OH), Brian J. Conaway (Wooster, OH), Coy D. Ward (Norton, OH)
Primary Examiner: Carmen H. Vales-Lado
Attorneys: Richard B. O'Planick, Lisa B. Riedesel
Application Number: 0/3,473

Classifications

Current U.S. Class: D/6448