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United States Patent D778,970
Levy ,   et al. February 14, 2017

Collection funnel


CLAIM The ornamental design for an collection funnel, as shown and described.
Inventors: Levy; Gordon (Golden, CO), Shelton; Shawn (Denver, CO)
Name City State Country Type




Assignee: Navajo Manufacturing Company, Inc. (Denver, CO)
Appl. No.: D/535,740
Filed: August 10, 2015

Current U.S. Class: D15/150
Current International Class: 1509
Field of Search: ;D7/700 ;D15/150,151,152 ;D23/200 ;D24/121-123 ;141/95,98,297-300,331-345

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Primary Examiner: Palasik; Patricia
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Studebaker & Brackett PC


FIG. 1 is a perspective view showing our new design for an collection funnel,

FIG. 2 is another perspective view thereof

FIG. 3 is a top view thereof,

FIG. 4 is a bottom view thereof,

FIG. 5 is a right side view thereof,

FIG. 6 is a left side view thereof,

FIG. 7 is a front view thereof; and,

FIG. 8 is a rear view thereof.

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