Title:
Storage container
United States Patent D328425


Inventors:
Brightbill, Keith (1534 Willoughby Dr., Wooster, OH, 44691)
Application Number:
07/463636
Publication Date:
08/04/1992
Filing Date:
01/11/1990
Primary Class:
Other Classes:
D09/424
Field of Search:
D9/424, D9/425, D9/426, D9/432, D9/337, D3/30.1, D3/105, 206/506, 206/510, 220/1.5, 220/4.26, 220/4.27, 220/23.6, 220/645, 220/94A, 220/508, 220/518, 220/507, 220/315, 220/318, 220/319, 220/324
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US Patent References:
D319016Storage containerAugust, 1991KahlD9/424
D302774Storage containerAugust, 1989Murphy
4784286Closing deviceNovember, 1988Dahrendorf et al.220/315
D293279Diskette file boxDecember, 1987EvansD3/35
D289108Fish boxApril, 1987GuibaultD3/30.1
D246872Tote boxJanuary, 1978White
D238148N/ADecember, 1975DilotD9/425
3383009ContainerMay, 1963WeikertD9/425
2636639Garbage can safety lockApril, 1953Frey220/318



Other References:
Lewisystems, Jan. 1983, p. 20, top left box with cover.
Lustro-Ware, Spring 1958 Cat, p. 8 item Nos. L-40 and L-415 containers.
Magazine Page showing ad for Molded Fiber Glass Co., East Erie St., Linesville, PA 16424. Publication date Mar. 1989.
Page 10, Dupol-Rubbermaid, GmbH, An det Trift 63, P.O. Box 401160, D-6072 Dreieich, West Germany. Publication date 1989.
Pages 28 and 29, Rubbermaid Incorporated, 1147 Akron Rd., Wooster, OH 44691. Publication date 1988.
Primary Examiner:
Ansher, Bernard
Assistant Examiner:
Deshmukh, Prabhakar
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
RUBBERMAID INC. (RICHARD B. O'PLANICK 1147 AKRON RD., WOOSTER, OH, 44691, US)
Claims:
1. The ornamental design for a storage container, as shown and described.

Description:

FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a storage container showing my new design;

FIG. 2 is an exploded perspective view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a bottom plan view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a right side elevation thereof;

FIG. 6 is a left side elevation thereof;

FIG. 7 is a front elevation thereof; the rear elevation being a mirror image thereof;

FIG. 8 is an exploded perspective view of a second embodiment of FIG. 1; and,

FIG. 9 is a front elevation of FIG. 8; the rear elevation being a mirror image thereof.

The right and left side elevations of FIG. 8 are similar to as shown in FIGS. 5 and 6.