Title:
Modular hydroponic tower
United States Patent D785497
Inventors:
Storey, Nathaniel R. (Laramie, WY, US)
Application Number:
29/543230
Publication Date:
05/02/2017
Filing Date:
10/22/2015
Assignee:
UNIVERSITY OF WYOMING (Laramie, WY, US)
Primary Class:
Other Classes:
47/62N, 47/62R
International Classes:
(IPC1-7): 1101
Field of Search:
D11/143, D11/144, D9/711
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Other References:
Zip Grow Tower | Chris Michael | posted on Jun. 3, 2013, © 2015 Agrotech, LLC, [online], [site visited Nov. 18, 2016]. Available from Internet, .
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Primary Examiner:
Veynar, Caron D.
Assistant Examiner:
Yu, Laura
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Cochran Freund & Young LLC
Weatherly, James M.
Claims:
CLAIM

1. The ornamental design for a modular hydroponic tower, as shown and described.

Description:

FIG. 1 depicts a top perspective view of the front of a modular hydroponic tower.

FIG. 2 depicts a top perspective view of the back of the modular hydroponic tower of FIG. 1.

FIG. 3 depicts a front elevation view of the modular hydroponic tower of FIG. 1.

FIG. 4 depicts a back elevation view of the modular hydroponic tower of FIG. 1.

FIG. 5 depicts a left elevation view of the modular hydroponic tower of FIG. 1.

FIG. 6 depicts a right elevation view of the modular hydroponic tower of FIG. 1.

FIG. 7 depicts a top plan view of the modular hydroponic tower of FIG. 1.

FIG. 8 depicts a bottom plan view of the modular hydroponic tower of FIG. 1; and,

FIG. 9 depicts a top perspective view of the back of the modular hydroponic tower of FIG. 1, showing an irrigation tube applied to the outside of the modular hydroponic tower.

The broken lines in the drawings illustrate environmental structure on the article and form no part of the claimed design.