Title:
Fan blade
United States Patent D828914


Inventors:
Hoffmaster, Russell (Ambridge, PA, US)
Jaros, James Francis (Rochester, PA, US)
Application Number:
29/606521
Publication Date:
09/18/2018
Filing Date:
06/05/2017
Assignee:
Hoffmaster Russell
Jaros James Francis
Primary Class:
International Classes:
(IPC1-7): 2303
Field of Search:
D23/370-385, D23/411-414
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US Patent References:
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Primary Examiner:
Brooks, Cathron C.
Assistant Examiner:
Oum, Sharon Sejin
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Joseph, Thomas M.
Claims:
CLAIM

1. The ornamental design for the fan blade, as shown and described.

Description:

FIG. 1 illustrates a perspective view of a fan blade with a portion of a ceiling fan arm shown in broken lines.

FIG. 2 illustrates a front view of FIG. 1, but shown without the portion of a ceiling fan arm.

FIG. 3 illustrates a left side view thereof.

FIG. 4 illustrates a top view thereof.

FIG. 5 illustrates a right side view thereof.

FIG. 6 illustrates a bottom view thereof.

FIG. 7 illustrates a rear view thereof.

FIG. 8 illustrates a perspective view of another embodiment of a fan blade with a portion of a ceiling fan arm shown in broken lines.

FIG. 9 illustrates a front view of FIG. 8, but shown without the portion of a ceiling fan arm.

FIG. 10 illustrates a left side view thereof.

FIG. 11 illustrates a top view thereof.

FIG. 12 illustrates a right side view thereof.

FIG. 13 illustrates a bottom view thereof.

FIG. 14 illustrates a rear view thereof.

FIG. 15 illustrates a perspective view of another embodiment of a fan blade with a portion of a ceiling fan arm shown in broken lines.

FIG. 16 illustrates a front view of FIG. 15, but shown without the portion of a ceiling fan arm.

FIG. 17 illustrates a left side view thereof.

FIG. 18 illustrates a top view thereof.

FIG. 19 illustrates a right side view thereof.

FIG. 20 illustrates a bottom view thereof; and,

FIG. 21 illustrates a rear view thereof.

The broken lines shown in FIGS. 1, 8 and 15 illustrate environmental structure, and the broken lines in the remaining views illustrate portions of the fan blade. None of the broken lines form part of the claimed design.