Sanding tool
United States Patent D790312

Hurt, James L. (Cincinnati, OH, US)
Momper, James R. (Cincinnati, OH, US)
Laux, Stephen (Cincinnati, OH, US)
Hayne, David (Covington, KY, US)
Busemeyer, James (Cincinnati, OH, US)
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FlexPro Industries, LLC (Cincinnati, OH, US)
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International Classes:
(IPC1-7): 0805
Field of Search:
15/235.4, 15/236.01, 15/245-2451, D32/40-41, D32/46, D32/48-49, D8/14, D8/45, D8/90-94, D7/688, 7/105, 451/502-503, 451/523-525, 451/539-540
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Other References:
FlexPro Ultimate Hand Sander-300-01100. Downloaded Feb. 1, 2017 from http://www.homedepot.com/p/FlexPro-Ultimate-Hand-Sander-300-01100/205729928?cm—. . . .
Primary Examiner:
Hyder, Philip S.
Assistant Examiner:
Cody, Roselynne
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Ulmer & Berne LLP

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


FIG. 1 is a bottom perspective view of a sanding tool of the present invention.

FIG. 2 is a front view of FIG. 1 of the sanding tool; the rear view is an identical image, thereof.

FIG. 3 is a left side view of FIG. 1 of the sanding tool; the right side view is an identical image, thereof.

FIG. 4 is a top view of FIG. 1 of the sanding tool; and,

FIG. 5 is a bottom view of FIG. 1 of the sanding tool.

The broken lines adjacent to shaded or sectional portions are an unclaimed boundary of the design and form no part of the claimed design.