Title:
Food slicer
United States Patent D782885


Inventors:
Harris, Mark E. (McHenry, IL, US)
Application Number:
29/549150
Publication Date:
04/04/2017
Filing Date:
12/18/2015
Assignee:
Columbia Insurance Company (Omaha, NE, US)
Primary Class:
International Classes:
(IPC1-7): 0704
Field of Search:
D7/672-676, D7/693, D7/359, D7/412, D7/376-386, 30/113.1-114
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US Patent References:
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Foreign References:
WO/2008/097178August, 2008VEGETABLE AND FRUIT SLICER AND METHOD FOR SLICING
Primary Examiner:
Hattan, Susan Bennett
Assistant Examiner:
Miller, Brett
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Thompson Coburn LLP
Himich, Matthew
Claims:
CLAIM

1. The ornamental design for a food slicer, as shown and described.

Description:

FIG. 1 is a top perspective view of the food slicer showing my new design, and depicting the two components thereof in an assembled position;

FIG. 2 is a bottom perspective view of the assembled food slicer;

FIG. 3 is a front elevational view of the assembled food slicer, with the rear elevational view being identical thereto;

FIG. 4 is a right side elevational view of the assembled food slicer, with the left side elevational view being identical thereto;

FIG. 5 is a top plan view of the assembled food slicer;

FIG. 6 is a bottom plan view of the assembled food slicer;

FIG. 7 is a cross-sectional view of the assembled food slicer along the lines 7-7 in FIG. 5; and,

FIG. 8 is a perspective view of the food slicer similar to FIG. 1, and depicting the two components thereof separated from one another.

The broken lines in FIGS. 1-8 are for the purpose of illustrating environment, and form no part of the claimed design.