Title:
Faucet body
United States Patent D589120


Inventors:
Tsai, Hsin-i Cinny (Sheboygan, WI, US)
Application Number:
29/303599
Publication Date:
03/24/2009
Filing Date:
02/12/2008
Assignee:
Kohler Co. (Kohler, WI, US)
Primary Class:
International Classes:
(IPC1-7): 2301
Field of Search:
D8/321, 16/110.1, 137/801, D23/238-243, D8/300, 4/675-678, D8/307-308, D23/255-257
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US Patent References:
D574063Faucet bodyJuly, 2008Tsai
D553714Mixer tapOctober, 2007Demmer et al.D23/238
D534245Mixer tap for a kitchen sinkDecember, 2006Egli et al.
D520605Faucet escutcheonMay, 2006Gilbert
D522092Faucet spoutMay, 2006Hoernig
D510612FaucetOctober, 2005Lammel et al.
D503217SpoutMarch, 2005Aubry et al.
D482102FaucetNovember, 2003Wettstein et al.
D479583Sanitary faucetSeptember, 2003Citterio
D473287Shower nozzleApril, 2003Hsu
D468398Mixing tapJanuary, 2003Ziemann
D457601Single-lever faucetMay, 2002Gottwald
D457939Deck-mount gooseneck faucetMay, 2002Gottwald
D331275FaucetNovember, 1992Knapp
D314040FaucetJanuary, 1991Heieck
D312300Lavatory faucetNovember, 1990Joerger



Other References:
Blanco. “Purus I Kitchen Faucet with Side Spray”. Model Nos. 157-096-CR and 157-096-ST. Plumbingsupply.com online catalog. Copyright since 1995 Plumbingsupply.com.
Jado. “Shogun Single Lever Kitchen Faucet with Pull Out Spray.” Model No. 827/850. Faucetdirect.com online catalog. Copyright 2000-2006 Improvement Direct, Inc.
Colourwash.co.uk. “Kube Taps”. Colourwash.co.uk catalog, p. 16.
Primary Examiner:
Delehanty, Robert A.
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Quarles & Brady LLP
Claims:
CLAIM

1. The ornamental design for a faucet body, as shown and described.

Description:

In a preferred embodiment, the nature of this product is a body for a faucet.

FIG. 1 is a right, top, front perspective view of a faucet body according to my new design;

FIG. 2 is a front elevational view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a rear elevational view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a right side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a left side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 7 is a bottom plan view thereof;

FIG. 8 is a left, top, front perspective view of a spout body according to another embodiment of my new design, the various views thereof being mirror images of the views shown in FIGS. 2–7;

FIG. 9 is a right, top, front perspective view of a faucet body according to another embodiment of my new design;

FIG. 10 is a front elevational view thereof;

FIG. 11 is a rear elevational view thereof;

FIG. 12 is a right side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 13 is a left side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 14 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 15 is a bottom plan view thereof; and,

FIG. 16 is a left, top, front perspective view of a spout body according to another embodiment of my new design, the various views thereof being mirror images of the views shown in FIGS. 10–15.

The broken line representations in the figures, including broken line representations of spray head and handle environment, are for the purpose of illustration only, and form no part of the claimed design.