Picket spacer


FIG. 1 is a top perspective view of a picket spacer showing my new design;

FIG. 2 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a left side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a bottom view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a right side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a rear elevational view thereof; and,

FIG. 7 is a front elevational view thereof.

Referenced Cited
U.S. Patent Documents
625278 May 1899 Spoore
1105420 July 1914 Green
4619440 October 28, 1986 Thevenin et al.
Other references
  • B&T Metals, 1965, p. 45, edge item D located at top of page. Outwater Plastics, 1983, p. 202, ticket holder, located in middle of page. Installation Instructions brochure by Darmac Distributors--Dec. 1994. Picture of Picket Spacer by Western Awning from Western Awning 1994 brochure. Installation instructions brochure of Western Railco Products Ltd., Oct. 1991. Copy of page from Alumarail 1994 product brochure showing a spacer in use.
Patent History
Patent number: D380140
Type: Grant
Filed: May 3, 1995
Date of Patent: Jun 24, 1997
Assignee: Alco Railings Ltd. (Langley)
Inventor: Peter Floyd Siemens (Clearbrook)
Primary Examiner: Holly Baynham
Law Firm: Fetherstonhaugh & Co.
Application Number: 0/38,339
Current U.S. Class: D/8354; Miscellaneous (D25/199)
International Classification: 0805;