- Whirlpool Corporation
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FIG. 1 is a front perspective view of a first embodiment of a washer, showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a front elevational view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a right side elevational view with the left side being a mirror image thereof;

FIG. 4 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a front perspective view of a second embodiment thereof; and,

FIG. 6 is a top plan view thereof.

The broken line showing of control panel details in FIGS. 1–6 is included for the purpose of illustrating portions of the washer and forms no part of the claimed design.


The ornamental design for a washer, as shown and described.

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Patent History
Patent number: D575012
Type: Grant
Filed: Feb 8, 2008
Date of Patent: Aug 12, 2008
Assignee: Whirlpool Corporation (Benton Harbor, MI)
Inventors: Paul Rossetto (Saint Joseph, MI), Wyatt A. Cline (Saint Joseph, MI)
Primary Examiner: Louis S Zarfas
Assistant Examiner: Kathleen M Sims
Attorney: Tara Hartman
Application Number: 29/303,441