Title:
Fan blade
United States Patent D523954


Inventors:
Frampton, Thomas C. (Zionsville, IN, US)
Application Number:
29/228261
Publication Date:
06/27/2006
Filing Date:
04/21/2005
Assignee:
Fanimation, Inc. (Zionsville, IN, US)
Primary Class:
International Classes:
(IPC1-7): 2304
Field of Search:
D23/379, D23/413, 416/5, D23/411, D23/385, D23/377
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US Patent References:
D506826Fan blade for a ceiling fanJune, 2005FramptonD23/413
D475450Ceiling fanJune, 2003Schwartz
D460817Ceiling fan blades unitJuly, 2002Frampton
D433749Fan bladeNovember, 2000Frampton
D433118Fan bladeOctober, 2000Frampton



Other References:
2002 Fanimation, Inc. catalog, Published at least as early as 2002, forty (40) pages.
Primary Examiner:
Lichtenstein, Lisa
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Maginot, Moore & Beck
Claims:
CLAIM

1. The ornamental design for a fan blade, as shown and described.

Description:

FIG. 1 is a front elevational view of a fan blade showing my new design;

FIG. 2 is a rear elevational view showing the design for the fan blade of FIG. 1;

FIG. 3 is a right side elevational view showing the design for the fan blade of FIG. 1;

FIG. 4 is a left side elevational view showing the design for the fan blade of FIG. 1;

FIG. 5 is a top elevational view showing the design for the fan blade of FIG. 1;

FIG. 6 is a bottom elevational view showing the design for the fan blade of FIG. 1; and,

FIG. 7 is a perspective view showing the design for the fan blade of FIG. 1.

In FIGS. 1-7, the broken line showing of various items including (i) a proximal area of the fan blade including the mounting region of the fan blade, (ii) the ring-like support member that is spaced inwardly of and follows the periphery of the fan blade on both the front and back of the fan blade (iii) the feature spaced inwardly of and follows the ring-like support member on the back of the fan blade (FIG. 2), and (iv) the generally linear creases located at the peripheral edge of the fan blade (FIGS. 3-7) is for illustrative purposes only and forms no part of the claimed design.