Draft preventer for windows and doors
United States Patent D371600

Henry, Stephen M. (Fletcher, NC)
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The Item Company, Inc. (Skyland, NC)
Primary Class:
Other Classes:
49/406, D02/508, D06/316, D08/402, D21/623
Field of Search:
D23/386, D2/508, D2/739, D21/166, D21/168, D6/599, D6/601, D8/400, 49/475.1, 49/406
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US Patent References:
5072952Sealing elementDecember, 1991Irrgeher et al.494/751
4959927Door draft stopperOctober, 1990Atkinson494/751
4765094Draught excluderAugust, 1988Gemmell494/751
4691478Infiltration control deviceSeptember, 1987Lorg494/991
4197604Bi-modal pillowApril, 1980NakamuraD21/168
4178717Device for sealing the gap under a doorDecember, 1979Sakauye49/70
D233675N/ANovember, 1974Buckner et al.D21/173
2961668Slumber pillowNovember, 1960HayesD21/168

Other References:
Product brochure, "Introducing NFL .TM. Tear-Apart Stress Dolls .RTM.", Blue Ridge: The Item Company (undated).
Spring 1994 Hanover House.RTM. catalogue, pp. 14 and 32.
Primary Examiner:
Lichtenstein, Lisa P.
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Carter & Schnedler
1. The ornamental design for a draft preventer for windows and doors, as shownand described.


FIG. 1 is a three dimensional perspective view showing the configuration of a draft preventer in accordance with my invention;

FIG. 2 is a top view of the draft preventer of my invention;

FIG. 3 is a front elevational view of the draft preventer of my invention;

FIG. 4 is a side view of the draft preventer of my invention, the opposite side being a mirror image of that shown; and,

FIG. 5 is a rear elevational view of the draft preventer of my invention.

The bottom of the design is rounded and unornamented.