Grab bar

- Bath Unlimited, Inc.

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FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a grab bar showing my new design;

FIG. 2 is a front elevational view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a right side view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a left side view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a rear elevational view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a top plan view thereof; and,

FIG. 7 is a bottom plan view thereof.

The grab bar is shown broken away throughout the drawing views to indicate indeterminate length.


The ornamental design for a grab bar, as shown and described.

Referenced Cited
U.S. Patent Documents
2067591 January 1937 Balmer
D128830 August 1941 Sanford
D129365 September 1941 Sanford
3098240 July 1963 Fleenor
D293989 February 2, 1988 Tegner
D371829 July 16, 1996 Greger et al.
D453435 February 12, 2002 Hoernig
D453438 February 12, 2002 Hoernig
Other references
  • Wall grab bar system, model 440 right hand mounting and model 440 corner mounting; Frohock Stewart Inc., Northboro, MA.*
  • Grab bar applications: side bar with outrigging and horizontal two-wall compartment bar, Bobrick Washroom Equipment, Inc., Hollywood, CA, Jan. 1991.*
  • Residential grab bars, AmerTek Sales, Inc., Walnut CA.
Patent History
Patent number: D470581
Type: Grant
Filed: Aug 29, 2001
Date of Patent: Feb 18, 2003
Assignee: Bath Unlimited, Inc. (Fort Mill, SC)
Inventor: Victor Hoernig (Lowell, IN)
Primary Examiner: Louis S. Zarfas
Assistant Examiner: Robert A. Delehanty
Attorney, Agent or Law Firms: Edgar A. Zarins, Lloyd D. Doigan
Application Number: 29/147,485
Current U.S. Class: Bathtub Or Shower (D23/304)
International Classification: 2302;