Title:
Housing for a retractable tow strap assembly
United States Patent D705135


Inventors:
Barrette, Jeffrey N. (Brooklyn, CT, US)
Application Number:
29/448168
Publication Date:
05/20/2014
Filing Date:
03/11/2013
Assignee:
Hampton Products International Corporation (Foothill Ranch, CA, US)
Primary Class:
International Classes:
(IPC1-7): 1216
Field of Search:
D12/162, D12/159, D12/161, D12/160, 56/DIG.14, 37/399, 280/406.2, 280/407, 280/407.1, 280/408, 280/411.1, 280/416.1, 280/416.2, 280/416.3, 280/418, 280/418.1, 280/433, 280/434, 280/435, 280/441.1, 280/441.2, 280/455.1, 280/456.1, 280/480, 280/493, 280/504, 280/507, 280/508, 224/42.11, 224/42.12, 224/42.14, 224/42.26, 224/400, 224/401, 224/412, 224/413, 224/488, 224/494, 224/500-501, 224/519, 224/537, 135/88.05, 150/166
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Primary Examiner:
Betton, Katrina A.
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Klein, O'Neill & Singh, LLP
Claims:
CLAIM

1. The ornamental design for a housing for a retractable tow strap assembly, as shown and described.

Description:

FIG. 1 is a perspective view, taken from the front, top, and right side, of a housing for a retractable tow strap assembly, in accordance with my new design;

FIG. 2 is a rear elevational view of the housing for a retractable tow strap assembly shown in FIG. 1;

FIG. 3 is a front elevational view of the housing for a retractable tow strap assembly shown in FIG. 1;

FIG. 4 is a top plan view of the housing for a retractable tow strap assembly shown in FIG. 1;

FIG. 5 is a bottom plan view of the housing for a retractable tow strap assembly shown in FIG. 1;

FIG. 6 is a side elevational view of the housing for a retractable tow strap assembly shown in FIG. 1, taken from the right side of FIG. 1; and,

FIG. 7 is a side elevational view of the housing for a retractable tow strap assembly shown in FIG. 1, taken from the left side of FIG. 1.

The broken lines illustrate environmental structure which forms no part of the claimed design.