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Publication numberUS2869952 A
Publication typeGrant
Publication dateJan 20, 1959
Filing dateApr 24, 1957
Priority dateApr 24, 1957
Publication numberUS 2869952 A, US 2869952A, US-A-2869952, US2869952 A, US2869952A
InventorsOrson V Saunders
Original AssigneeGen Motors Corp
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Door latch
US 2869952 A
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Ja l 20, 1959 0. v. SAUNDERS DOOR LATCH 2 Sheet sheet 1 F11ed Apri1 24 1957 Jan. 20, 1959 DOOR LATCH 2 SheetS-Sheet 2

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U.S. Classification312/405, 312/296, 292/15, 109/63.5, 292/DIG.710, 312/333, 292/254, 312/406.2
International ClassificationE05C19/02, E05C3/24, E05B17/00, E05B53/00
Cooperative ClassificationE05B53/001, E05B2015/0235, E05B17/0033, E05C19/026, E05C3/24, E05C19/02, Y10S292/71
European ClassificationE05C19/02D, E05C19/02