Handle for a cleaning tool
United States Patent D786566

Chaffee, Matthew D. (Minneapolis, MN, US)
Baldwin, Mark W. (Woodbury, MN, US)
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(IPC1-7): 0402
Field of Search:
D4/100, D4/102, D4/116, D4/117, D4/118, D4/128, D4/129, D4/138, D8/107, D8/300, D8/307, D24/40, D24/42, D24/49
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Primary Examiner:
Windmuller, John
Assistant Examiner:
Czyz, Steven
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Hass, Irina

1. The ornamental design for a handle for a cleaning tool, as shown and described.


FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a handle for a cleaning tool showing the new design;

FIG. 2 is a front view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a right side view thereof, a left side view being a mirror image thereof;

FIG. 4 is a rear view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a top view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a bottom view thereof;

FIG. 7 is a perspective view of the handle for a cleaning tool, shown with alternate environment;

FIG. 8 is a front view thereof;

FIG. 9 is a right side view thereof, a left side view being a mirror image thereof;

FIG. 10 is a rear view thereof;

FIG. 11 is a top view thereof; and,

FIG. 12 is a bottom view thereof.

The broken lines depict portions of the article that form no part of the claimed design.