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Publication numberUSD457423 S1
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/148,939
Publication dateMay 21, 2002
Filing dateSep 28, 2001
Priority dateOct 30, 2000
Publication number148939, 29148939, US D457423 S1, US D457423S1, US-S1-D457423, USD457423 S1, USD457423S1
InventorsMichael J. Mullane
Original AssigneeMichael J. Mullane
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Snow stop
US D457423 S1
Abstract  available in
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Claims(1)
  1. The ornamental design for a snow stop, as shown and described.
Description

FIG. 1 is top view of a snow stop of the invention and showing my new design is made of a light-transmissive material, its base having holes and a grooved, rough surfaced bottom;

FIG. 2 is a bottom view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a front view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a left side view thereof, its right side being a mirror image thereof;

FIG. 5 is a rear view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a top, left, rear perspective view thereof; and

FIG. 7 shows detail of bottom slots or grooves in the base thereof.

FIG. 8 is a top view of another embodiment of a snow stop of the invention and showing my new design is made of a light-transmissive material, its base without holes but having a grooved, rough surfaced bottom;

FIG. 9 is a bottom view thereof; and,

FIG. 10 is a top, left, rear perspective view thereof, with the remaining views being otherwise akin to FIGS. 3-5 and 7.

In general, the present snow stop has its grooved pattern extending substantially across the bottom of the base.

Non-Patent Citations
Reference
1Berger Building Products Corp., "Your One Stop Snow Guard Shop," Bergerbros.com, 1977,nominal, downloaded Sep. 26, 2000, including Real-Tool® and Snow Brakes® Snowguards, models RT-200, RT-300, AP-300, AP-400, AP-516, SM, RTCLSM, RTCLSR, SB-190, No. 100, No. 100 Shoe, No. 1, No. 20, No. 2, No. 95, and SGLLC1.
2M.J. Mullane Co., "Cast Snow & Ice Guards," brochure.
3M.J. Mullane Co., "Snow Guards," brochure.
4Snoblox, Metal Architecture, Aug. 2001, ad, p. 62.
5Snojax Inc., Metal Construction News, ca. Jan. 1993, "A Space Age Snowguard for Metal Roof Surfaces," ad.
Referenced by
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US6881469Apr 15, 2003Apr 19, 2005Tenn-Tex Plastics, Inc.Edge and corner protector
Classifications
U.S. ClassificationD08/499, D25/199