Removable lid of a paint container

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United States of America Patent

PATENT NO 7665626
APP PUB NO 20060255034A1
SERIAL NO

10569993

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Abstract

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A paint container, comprising a body (10) with a polygonal cross section, presenting upper edge portions (13) and a lid (20) having lateral edge portions (21) which are removably seated and tightly retained in a seat (15) defined along the upper edge portions (13) of the body (10). The lid (20) presents a lower face (20a) incorporating a downwardly projecting support means (22) which is engaged with an adjacent upper edge portion (13) of the body (10) after the opening of the lid (20), in order to maintain the latter with its adjacent lateral edge portion (21) externally seated against the lateral wall (11) of the body (10) and in an inclined position with its lower face (20a) forming a paint drip tray, said support means (22) defining a deflecting chute (25) for directing, to the interior of the body (10), the paint that is gravitationally dripping down the internal face (20a) of the lid (20).

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Patent Owner(s)

Patent OwnerAddressTotal Patents
Brasilata S.A. Embalagens MetalicasSAN JOSE, CA15

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Inventor(s)

Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Alvares, Antonio Carlos Teixeira Sao Paulo-SP, BR 35 97

Cited Art Landscape

Patent Info (Count) # Cites Year
 
Other [Check patent profile for assignment information] (2)
* 4341091 Container method and apparatus 10 1980
5404611 Paint roller container and lid 22 1993
 
AKAMAI TECHNOLOGIES, INC. (1)
* 2009/0132,648 CONTENT DELIVERY AND GLOBAL TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT NETWORK SYSTEM 79 2009
 
MARDON ILLINGWORT LIMITED, FOREST WORKS, COXMOOR ROD, SUTTON-IN-ASHFIELD NOTTINGHAMSHIRE NG17, UNITED KINGDOM A CORP. OF UNITED KINGDOM (1)
* 4799603 Container and plug closure means 4 1987
 
STORM PRODUCTS LIMITED (1)
6102235 Lid with integral paint roller tray 32 1999
 
Imperial Chemical Industries PLC (1)
5472111 Paint roller tray 41 1994
* Cited By Examiner

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* 8291543 Adapter apparatus for collecting debris and related method 6 2011
* 2011/0283,474 ADAPTER APPARATUS FOR COLLECTING DEBRIS AND RELATED METHOD 1 2011
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