Abstract

The broom may include a broom body. The broom body may include a shaft side, a shoulder disposed on the shaft side, a cleaning side, and a bump guard disposed on the shoulder. The broom may further comprise a shaft extending from the shoulder and a plurality of bristles extending from the cleaning side. The bump …

Legal parties

Party
Inventors (applicants): Norbert W. Weis, Ralf G. Juergens
Assignees (initial): Carl Freudenberg KG (Weinheim, DE)
Agents: Leydig, Voit & Mayer, Ltd (attorney)

The application was examined by Randall Chin (USPTO dept. 3723)

Claims

  • 1. A method of producing a broom, the steps comprising: …
  • 2. The method of claim 1 further comprising the step of attaching bristles to the broom …
  • 3. The method of claim 1 further comprising the step of attaching a shaft to the broom …

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Brief Description of the Several Views of the Drawing(s)

FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a broom. FIG. 2 is a partial perspective view of the broom of FIG. 1 . …

Description

Field of the Application

The present invention relates generally to cleaning implements, and more particularly …

Cross-Reference to Related Applications

This patent application is a divisional of U.S. patent application Ser. No. 11/583,420, filed Oct. 18, 2006, now U.S. Pat. No. 8,161,592, which is hereby incorporated by reference in its entirety …

Detailed Description of the Embodiments

Referring to FIG. 1 , a broom 100 may comprise a broom body 102. The broom body 102 may include a shaft side 104, a cleaning side 106, and a shoulder …

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Miscellaneous patent data

The assignee is a foreign company or corporation, 21 figures depict the invention details, the exemplary claims include number 1, the assignee company is Carl Freudenberg KG located in Weinheim (DE), the grant publication date is Jul. 16, 2013, the application number is 13/446,991 (U.S.), the published inventor's name is Weis Norbert W., developed by Ralf G. Juergens et al., the primary classification Processes has been designated to the document, similar classification categories are Mop-Making Machines, Machines for both drilling bodies and inserting bristles, Miscellaneous, Implements, Impregnating, Cleaning, e.g. washing, drying, Preparing uniform tufts of bristles, Handle Setting, Machines for inserting or fixing bristles in bodies, Tuft setting, claims 1-29 comprise the invention scope, the drawings include the following: Perspective view of a broom, Partial front view of the broom, Partial perspective view of the broom, Cleaning Implement, the recorded applicant's name is Juergens Ralf G., the applicant's city - Glen Ellyn, state - IL, illustrated by 14 drawings, particularly claims a method of producing a broom, the steps comprising…, the examination was conducted by Randall Chin, the main examiner (3723 USPTO department), the recorded agent's company is Leydig, Voit & Mayer, Ltd, the invention is titled Cleaning Implement, the grant number is 08485611 (publication number), the application was published on Apr. 13, 2012.

Invention classification information

The invention is classified under Injection moulding, i.e. forcing the required volume of moulding material through a nozzle into a closed mould, Apparatus therefor, Bristled or tufted article making, Preparing brush bodies, To produce composite, plural part or multilayered article, Processes. The designated search classifications include To produce composite, plural part or multilayered article, Processes, Bristled or tufted article making, Positioning component in mold.

Patent details
Publication number 08485611
Publication date Jul. 16, 2013
Kind code B2
Application number 13/446,991
Application date Apr. 13, 2012
Application type U
Application series code 13
National classification 300/21
Total number of claims 29
Exemplary claims 1
Number of drawings 14
Number of figures 21
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