- U-Line Corporation
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In a preferred embodiment, the nature of this product is as a handle, for example for grasping when opening a door or a drawer of a cooling unit, such as a compact refrigerator, freezer, beverage cooler, ice maker, combinations thereof and the like.

FIG. 1 is a left, top, front perspective view of a handle drawn broken away to show indeterminate length showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a front elevational view thereof;

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

FIG. 4 is a top plan view thereof; and,

FIG. 5 is rear elevational view thereof.

The broken line representations in the figures are for the purpose of illustration only, and form no part of the claimed design.


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

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Patent History
Patent number: D583214
Type: Grant
Filed: May 15, 2008
Date of Patent: Dec 23, 2008
Assignee: U-Line Corporation (Milwaukee, WI)
Inventors: Joseph E. Braun (Milwaukee, WI), Andrew J. Doberstein (Hartford, WI), Jennifer U. Straszewski (Mequon, WI), Thomas W. Rand (Cedarburg, WI)
Primary Examiner: Mark A. Goodwin
Attorney: Quarles & Brady LLP
Application Number: 29/318,219
Current U.S. Class: D8/313; Element Or Attachment (D15/89)