Title:
Poultry container floor with waste apertures
Document Type and Number:
United States Patent D800970

Inventors:
Huisinga, Richard (Willmar, MN, US)
Engstrom, Shawn (Willmar, MN, US)
Application Number:
29/528124
Publication Date:
10/24/2017
Filing Date:
05/26/2015
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Assignee:
LIFE-SCIENCE INNOVATIONS, LLC (Willmar, MN, US)
Primary Class:
Other Classes:
D30/152
International Classes:
(IPC1-7): 3002
Field of Search:
D30/108, D30/109, D30/113, D30/114, D30/115, D30/116, D30/117, D30/118, D30/119, D30/120, D25/152, D25/153, D25/154, D25/155, D25/156, D25/114, D25/115, D25/116, D25/117, D5/1, D5/2
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Primary Examiner:
Spear, Robert M.
Assistant Examiner:
Hamilton, Kendra L.
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Mueting, Raasch & Gebhardt, P.A.
Claims:
CLAIM

1. The ornamental design for a poultry container floor with waste apertures, as shown and described.

Description:

FIG. 1 is a top perspective view of a pattern of poultry container floor with waste apertures of the claimed design;

FIG. 2 is a bottom perspective view of the design of FIG. 1;

FIG. 3 is a top plan view of the design of FIG. 1;

FIG. 4 is a bottom plan view of the design of FIG. 1; and,

FIG. 5 is an enlarged cross-sectional view of one of the waste apertures taken along line 5-5 in FIG. 3.

The dash-dot-dash broken line defines the limits of the claimed design.