Patent Number: 7,029,139

Title: Lighting fixture with water shunt

Abstract: A lighting fixture includes a lens frame having a rearmost rear-facing side with an outer perimeter, a baseplate connected to the lens frame, and a water shunt provided at the rearmost rear-facing side near the outer perimeter of the lens frame, the water shunt being structured for restricting water flow directed inwardly of the outer perimeter of the lens frame. A method includes providing a lens frame having a rearmost rear-facing side with an outer perimeter, providing a baseplate connected to the lens frame, and providing a water shunt provided at the rearmost rear-facing side near the outer perimeter of the lens frame, the water shunt being structured for restricting water flow directed inwardly of the outer perimeter of the lens frame.

Inventors: McCarthy, III; Charles A. (Gurnee, IL)

Assignee: Kenall Manufacturing Company

International Classification: F21V 33/00 (20060101); F21S 8/00 (20060101); F21V 15/00 (20060101); H01R 33/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 4/18/02018