Title:
Personal fan
United States Patent D885553


Inventors:
Kimball, Anton (Portland, OR, US)
Black, John (Windsor Mill, MD, US)
Application Number:
29/679789
Publication Date:
05/26/2020
Filing Date:
02/09/2019
Assignee:
Blackstone International, Ltd. (Baltimore, MD, US)
Primary Class:
International Classes:
(IPC1-7): 2304
Field of Search:
D23/332, D23/333, D23/335-337, D23/342, D23/351, D23/364, D23/370, D23/377-379, D23/381-383, D23/411-414, D26/59, D15/5, D32/15
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US Patent References:
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Foreign References:
CN304817871SSeptember, 2018
Other References:
Design U.S. Appl. No. 29/679,008, filed Jan. 31, 2019, Kimball et al.
Design U.S. Appl. No. 29/678,940, filed Jan. 31, 2019, Kimball et al.
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Blackstone International, Ltd., Sunter Instruction Manual, pp. 1-12, Blackstone International, Ltd. (Jan. 31, 2016).
Primary Examiner:
HALLMARK, JANICE C
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Ware, Fressola, Maguire & Barber LLP
Claims:
CLAIM

1. We claim the ornamental design for a personal fan, as shown and described.

Description:

FIG. 1 is a top perspective view of a personal fan showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a front perspective view thereof, showing the personal fan in an alternate position of use;

FIG. 3 is a front elevational view showing the positions of cross-sectional views depicted in FIGS. 9 and 10;

FIG. 4 is a rear elevational view showing the position of a cross-sectional view depicted in FIG. 11;

FIG. 5 is a left side view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a right side view thereof;

FIG. 7 is a top view thereof;

FIG. 8 is a bottom view thereof;

FIG. 9 is a cross-sectional view taken along line 9-9 in FIG. 3;

FIG. 10 is a cross-sectional view taken along line 10-10 in FIG. 3; and,

FIG. 11 is a cross-sectional view taken along line 11-11 in FIG. 4.

The horizontal line surface shading in FIG. 3 is for the purpose of distinguishing between the open and solid areas of the front grill of the personal fan.