|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||220/735 ; 220/570 ; 220/695|
|발명자 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 34 인용 특허 : 7|
A plastic bucket or pail has a receptacle portion unitarily formed with a grate portion and can be used to apply paint or other suitable materials to a roller. One can squeeze excess paint from the roller by rolling it over the grate. The bucket may be included as part of an integral product in which paint is provided in a sealed bucket.
[What is claimed is:] [1.]a generally cylindrical container having a flat base, a peripheral wall extending upwardly from the base, and an open top;the peripheral wall of the container having a flat side portion extending between the base and top of the container, the remainder of the wall being rounded;the flat side portion having a flat outer face for positioning against a flat upright surface and a generally planar inner face; andthe container having an internal grate structure for squeezing paint from a roller.