Title:
Tub for bathing
United States Patent D524925


Inventors:
Lanius, Jason T. (Sheboygan, WI, US)
Application Number:
29/212982
Publication Date:
07/11/2006
Filing Date:
09/10/2004
Assignee:
Kohler Canada Co. (Thornhill)
Primary Class:
International Classes:
(IPC1-7): 2302
Field of Search:
D23/303-306, D23/276-277, 4/584, 4/538, D23/280, D24/204-205, D23/273
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US Patent References:
D409294Free-standing tubMay, 1999SvendsenD23/277
D405513Bath tubFebruary, 1999EeckhoudtD23/280.1
D324096Tub shell or the likeFebruary, 1992Kohler, Jr. et al.
D252941BathtubSeptember, 1979FairchildD23/280.1



Other References:
Watertech Whirlpool Baths catalog website, 7441, dated Sep. 9, 2004.
Shires Bathrooms, SL 1085, undated.
MTI Whirlpools catalog website, dated Sep. 9. 2004.
Primary Examiner:
DELEHANTY, ROBERT A
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
QUARLES & BRADY LLP (ATTN: IP DOCKET 411 E. WISCONSIN AVENUE SUITE 2350, MILWAUKEE, WI, 53202-4426, US)
Claims:
CLAIM

1. The ornamental design for a tub for bathing, as shown and described.

Description:

In a preferred embodiment, the nature of this product is as a plumbing fixture in the form of a bathing tub primary useful for washing the human body.

FIG. 1 is a right, top, front perspective view of a tub for bathing embodying my new design;

FIG. 2 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a front elevational view thereof, the rear elevational view thereof being a mirror image of the front view shown;

FIG. 4 is a right side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a left side elevational view thereof; and,

FIG. 6 is a bottom plan view thereof.

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