United States Patent D840011

Seymour, Lauren M. (Golden Valley, MN, US)
Peters, Jeff (Medina, MN, US)
Hoff, Charles N. (Excelsior, MN, US)
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Honeywell International Inc. (Morris Plains, NJ, US)
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International Classes:
(IPC1-7): 2304
Field of Search:
D23/355-366, D23/352, D23/369, D23/332, D23/333, D23/335, D23/336, D23/342, D23/351, 261/DIG.17, 261/DIG.65, 261/DIG.88, 261/DIG.31, 422/120, 422/122, 55/356, 55/473, 55/504, 96/97, D14/188, D14/170, D14/172, D18/34.6
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US Patent References:
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Response to Canadian Office Action dated Aug. 9, 2018, from counterpart Canadian application No. 178267, filed Nov. 8, 2018, 18 pp.
Primary Examiner:
Muller, David G.
Assistant Examiner:
Johnston, Nathan M.
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Shumaker & Sieffert, P.A.

1. The ornamental design for a dehumidifier, as shown and described.


FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a dehumidifier showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a front elevation view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a rear elevation view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a bottom plan view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a right side elevation view thereof; and,

FIG. 7 is a left side elevation view thereof.

The broken lines show portions of the design that form no part of the claimed design.