Title:
Fluid flow sinker and a fluid flow sinker assembly
United States Patent D791339
Inventors:
Snyder, Mitchell L. (Midland, MI, US)
Nixon, Thomas R. (Au Gres, MI, US)
Application Number:
29/493502
Publication Date:
07/04/2017
Filing Date:
06/10/2014
Assignee:
SAINT-GOBAIN PERFORMANCE PLASTICS CORPORATION (Aurora, OH, US)
Primary Class:
International Classes:
(IPC1-7): 2499
Field of Search:
D24/176-178, D24/108, D24/112, D7/300.2, 222/464.4, 166/105.5, D23/258, 433/31, 433/90-92, 433/95-96, 604/246
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Primary Examiner:
Laymon, Wan
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Kim, Chi Suk
Abel Law Group, LLP
Claims:
CLAIM

1. The ornamental design for a fluid flow sinker and a fluid flow sinker assembly, as shown and described.

Description:

FIG. 1 is a bottom perspective view of a fluid flow sinker and a fluid flow sinker assembly with the fluid flow sinker assembly removed for ease of illustration;

FIG. 2 is a side elevation view thereof, the opposite side being a mirror image thereof;

FIG. 3 is a top view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a bottom view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a bottom perspective view of a fluid flow sinker and a fluid flow sinker assembly;

FIG. 6 is a side elevation view thereof, the opposite side being a mirror image thereof;

FIG. 7 is a top view thereof;

FIG. 8 is a bottom view thereof;

FIG. 9 is a bottom perspective view of a fluid flow sinker and a fluid flow sinker assembly with the fluid flow sinker assembly removed for ease of illustration;

FIG. 10 is a side elevation view thereof, the opposite side being a mirror image thereof;

FIG. 11 is a bottom view thereof;

FIG. 12 is a bottom view of a fluid flow sinker and the fluid flow sinker assembly;

FIG. 13 is a bottom perspective view thereof;

FIG. 14 is a side elevation view thereof; the opposite side being a mirror image thereof;

FIG. 15 is a bottom perspective view of a fluid flow sinker and a fluid flow sinker assembly with the fluid flow sinker assembly removed for ease of illustration;

FIG. 16 is a side elevation view thereof, the opposite side being a mirror image thereof;

FIG. 17 is a bottom view thereof;

FIG. 18 is a bottom view thereof;

FIG. 19 is a bottom perspective view thereof; and,

FIG. 20 is a side elevation view thereof, the opposite side being a mirror image thereof.

The broken lines shown in the figures are included for the purpose of illustrating portions of the fluid flow sinker and a fluid flow sinker assembly and form no part of the claimed design.