Title:
Masking tape
United States Patent D790629
Inventors:
Gruenwald, David J. (Menasha, WI, US)
Application Number:
29/545490
Publication Date:
06/27/2017
Filing Date:
11/13/2015
Assignee:
Snotco, LLC (Oshkosh, WI, US)
Primary Class:
International Classes:
(IPC1-7): 1902
Field of Search:
D19/67, D19/68, D19/69, D19/1, D19/65, D19/99
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US Patent References:
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Foreign References:
DE2934530March, 1981Paint masking foil of stretchable plastic - coated along edges with pressure sensitive adhesive
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Other References:
Extended European Search Report dated Oct. 20, 2016; Application No. 14767595.3—(7) pages.
Chinese Office Action dated Oct. 21, 2016; Chinese Patent Application No. 201480016261.0—(6) pages.
Primary Examiner:
Albert, Elizabeth
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Boyle Fredrickson, SC
Claims:
CLAIM

1. The ornamental design for masking tape, as shown and described.

Description:

FIG. 1 is an isometric view of an end portion of a masking tape showing a new design;

FIG. 2 is an elevational view of a lateral end of the masking tape of FIG. 1;

FIG. 3 is an elevational view of a longitudinal edge of the masking tape of FIG. 1; and,

FIG. 4 is a plan view of an adhesive facing side of the masking tape of FIG. 1.

The broken lines shown in FIGS. 1-4 are included for the purpose of showing portions of the masking tape that form no part of the claimed design.