Retail blowing insulation machine
United States Patent D568458

Evans, Michael E. (Granville, OH, US)
Johnson, Michael W. (Lithopolis, OH, US)
Hernandez, Agustin R. (Blacklick, OH, US)
Linstedt, Brian K. (Ostrander, OH, US)
Eccles, Hugo E. (Columbus, OH, US)
Youger, John B. (Columbus, OH, US)
Merz, Gregory J. (Gahanna, OH, US)
Sexton, Joseph M. (Columbus, OH, US)
Accursi, Jeffrey D. (Columbus, OH, US)
Kujawski, Christopher H. (Columbus, OH, US)
O'grady, Robert (Columbus, OH, US)
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Owens Corning Intellectual Capital, LLC (DE, US)
Primary Class:
International Classes:
(IPC1-7): 2304
Field of Search:
D23/370, 406/128, 406/123, 406/59, D23/383
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Foreign References:
GB2099776December, 1982
NL8204888July, 1984
Primary Examiner:
Lichtenstein, Lisa P.
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Eckert, Inger H.
Gasaway, Maria C.

1. The ornamental design for a retail blowing insulation machine, as shown and described.


FIG. 1 is a front elevational view of a retail blowing insulation machine according to the design.

FIG. 2 is a right side elevational view thereof.

FIG. 3 is a back elevational view thereof.

FIG. 4 is a left side elevational view thereof.

FIG. 5 is a top plan view thereof; and,

FIG. 6 is a bottom plan view thereof.

The broken lines showing of portions of a retail blowing insulation machine are included for the purpose of illustrating environmental structure and forms no part of the claimed design.