Title:
Combined electric ceiling fan and light
United States Patent D328491


Inventors:
Markwardt, Michael A. (Fort Worth, TX)
Application Number:
07/723542
Publication Date:
08/04/1992
Filing Date:
07/01/1991
Assignee:
Encon Industries, Inc. (Forth Worth, TX)
Primary Class:
Other Classes:
D26/85
Field of Search:
D23/377-379, D23/385, D23/413, 392/364, 392/362, D26/81-86, D26/88, D26/59, D26/51, D26/72, 416/5, 362/96, 362/363, 362/404
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US Patent References:
D314618Ceiling fanFebruary, 1991YenD23/377
D303425Combined ceiling fan and light fixtureSeptember, 1989SonnemanD23/377
D297974Ceiling fanOctober, 1988SonnemanD23/377
D292313Ceiling fanOctober, 1987KawaiD23/379
D290748Combined ceiling fan and lightJuly, 1987KawaiD23/377
4327402Light fixtureApril, 1982Aubrey362/404



Foreign References:
JP0101292June, 1983416/5
Other References:
Palco Internat'l. Corp. Brochure, p. 2, Ceiling Fan B, bottom left side of page.
Encon Industries, Inc. 1982 Brochure, front cover, ceiling fan A, top of page, and p. 1, ceiling fan B, top of page.
Homestead Ceiling Fans Cat. Ceiling Fans 1 and 3, top left, and lower left sides of page, respectively.
Primary Examiner:
Burke, Wallace R.
Assistant Examiner:
Lichtenstein, Lisa
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Laney, Dougherty, Hessin & Beavers
Claims:
1. The ornamental design for a combined electric ceiling fan and light, asshown and described.

Description:

FIG. 1 is a bottom and side perspective view of a combined electric ceiling fan and light, showing my new design;

FIG. 2 is a side elevation view thereof, the opposite side being a mirror image of that shown;

FIG. 3 is a bottom plan view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a bottom and right side perspective view of a combined electric ceiling fan and light showing a second embodiment of my new design;

FIG. 5 is a side elevation view of FIG. 4, the opposite side being a mirror image of that shown;

FIG. 6 is a bottom plan view of FIG. 4;

FIG. 7 is a bottom and side perspective view of a combined electric ceiling fan and light showing a third embodiment of my new design;

FIG. 8 is a side elevation view of FIG. 7, the opposite side being a mirror image of that shown;

FIG. 9 is a bottom plan view of FIG. 7;

FIG. 10 is a bottom and side perspective view of a combined electric ceiling fan and light showing a fourth embodiment of my new design;

FIG. 11 is a side elevation view of FIG. 10, the opposite side being a mirror image of that shown;

FIG. 12 is a bottom plan view of FIG. 10;

FIG. 13 is a bottom and side perspective view of a combined electric ceiling fan and light showing a fifth embodiment of my new design;

FIG. 14 is a side elevation view of FIG. 13, the opposite side being a mirror image of that shown;

FIG. 15 is a bottom plan view of FIG. 13;

FIG. 16 is a bottom and side perspective view of a combined electric ceiling fan and light showing a sixth embodiment of my new design;

FIG. 17 is a side elevation view of FIG. 16, the opposite side being a mirror image of that shown;

FIG. 18 is a bottom plan view of FIG. 16; and,

FIG. 19 is a top plan view of each of the first through sixth embodiments of the invention shown in FIGS. 1-18. The ceiling fan canopy, constituting the topmost portion of the fan which is illustrated, mounts flush against the ceiling when the fan is in use, and only when the fan is detached is it possible to view the fan from the top as shown in FIG. 19.