Sprinkler and coupling
United States Patent D825715

Bancroft, Philip W. (Belvidere, NJ, US)
Wake, Daniel (Bethlehem, PA, US)
Saleh, Ahmed (Nazareth, PA, US)
Bowman, Matthew A. (Palmer, PA, US)
Haney, Craig (Nazareth, PA, US)
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Victaulic Company (Easton, PA, US)
Primary Class:
International Classes:
(IPC1-7): 2301
Field of Search:
D23/213, D23/214, 169/37, 169/41
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Primary Examiner:
Webster, Robin V.
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Ballard Spahr LLP

1. We claim the ornamental design for a sprinkler and coupling, as shown and described.


FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a sprinkler and coupling showing my new design;

FIG. 2 is a front view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a rear view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a left side view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a right side view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a top view thereof; and,

FIG. 7 is a bottom view thereof.

The broken lines depict portions of the sprinkler and coupling that form no part of the claimed design.