Grill scraper
United States Patent D846218

Thompson, Jason S. (Woodbury, MN, US)
Stadick, Andrew N. (Woodbury, MN, US)
Thompson, Nathan A. (North St. Paul, MN, US)
Application Number:
Publication Date:
Filing Date:
Thompson Brothers & Company, LLC (Woodbury, MN, US)
Primary Class:
International Classes:
(IPC1-7): 0705
Field of Search:
D32/40-49, D7/683, D7/653, D8/11-13, D8/18, D4/116, D4/118
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Primary Examiner:
Windmuller, John
Assistant Examiner:
Yeh, John R.
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Patterson Thuente Pedersen, PA

1. We claim the ornamental design for a grill scraper, as shown and described.


FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a grill scraper.

FIG. 2 is a left side view of the grill scraper with the right side view being identical.

FIG. 3 is a back view of the grill scraper.

FIG. 4 is a front view of the grill scraper.

FIG. 5 is a top view of the grill scraper; and,

FIG. 6 is a bottom view of the grill scraper.