Awning fabric


The FIGURE shows a top view of an awning fabric according to the invention. The pattern continues uniformly for an indeterminate width in the right and/or left direction. The bottom view of the awning fabric is a mirror image of the view shown in the drawing. The fabric has no substantial thickness.

The broken line boundaries in the drawing are for illustrative purposes only and form no part of the claimed design.

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Patent History
Patent number: D429894
Type: Grant
Filed: Feb 19, 1999
Date of Patent: Aug 29, 2000
Assignee: White Consolidated Industries, Inc. (Cleveland, OH)
Inventor: Bryan B. Bergin (Granger, IN)
Primary Examiner: Robert M Spear
Law Firm: Pearne & Gordon LLP
Application Number: 0/100,894
Current U.S. Class: D 5/57
International Classification: 0506;