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Publication numberUSD528363 S1
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/229,641
Publication dateSep 19, 2006
Filing dateMay 11, 2005
Priority dateMay 11, 2005
Fee statusPaid
Publication number229641, 29229641, US D528363 S1, US D528363S1, US-S1-D528363, USD528363 S1, USD528363S1
InventorsRobert M. Ulanski, Jonathan M. Katz
Original AssigneeVita-Mix Corporation
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Container for a blender
US D528363 S1
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  1. The ornamental design for a container for a blender, as shown and described.

FIG. 1 is a top, left side perspective view of a container for a blender showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a bottom, right side perspective view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a bottom plan view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a rear elevational view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a front elevational view thereof; and,

FIG. 7 is a left side elevational view thereof, the right side being a mirror image of FIG. 7.

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US7281842 *Dec 26, 2005Oct 16, 2007K-Tec, Inc.Blending jar apparatus having a generally rectangular shape
US7712951 *Feb 6, 2008May 11, 2010Hamilton Beach Brands, Inc.Blender jar
US8529120Mar 18, 2008Sep 10, 2013Vita-Mix CorporationBlender container and cover
US8550695Sep 23, 2011Oct 8, 2013Whirlpool CorporationBlender with varying internally and externally shaped container
US8753004 *Jun 25, 2007Jun 17, 2014Vita-Mix CorporationContainer for a blender
U.S. ClassificationD07/413
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