|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||210/474 ; 210/464 ; 210/469 ; 222/189.06|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 20 인용 특허 : 21|
A strainer device for use in straining a liquid such as paint from a container into an open receptacle. The strainer device comprises a side wall with a top end and a bottom end, an outwardly extending lip at its top end for engaging the top end of an open top container so as to support the strainer device in the open top of the container, and a screen mesh member fixed to a flange on the bottom end of said side wall. A selected portion of the side wall is indented from top to bottom so as to provide a channel along its length to permit introduction of a...
[ What is claimed is:] [1.]1. A strainer device for use in straining and depositing paint or other liquid in an open container having a side wall and a top edge, said strainer device comprising:a one-piece thermoplastic body member characterized by an elongate tubular wall having top and bottom ends, an inwardly-extending flange at said bottom end coextensive with the perimeter of said tubular wall, said flange defining a first opening, and an outwardly-extending lip at said top end of said tubular wall that is curved in a direction running from said top...