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Publication numberUSD178963 S
Publication typeGrant
Publication dateOct 16, 1956
Filing dateApr 13, 1953
Publication numberUS D178963 S, US D178963S, US-S-D178963, USD178963 S, USD178963S
InventorsRobert A. Jorgensen
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Friction catch for doors and the like
US D178963 S
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United States Patent 0 Des. 178,963 Patented Oct. 16, 1956 ice FRICTION CATCH FOR DOORS AND THE LIKE Robert A. Jorgensen, Edmonds, Wash., assignor to Washington Steel Products, Inc., Tacoma, Wash., a corporation of Washington Application April 13, 1953, Serial No. 24,463

Term of patent 14 years (Cl. D505) Fig. 1 is a front perspective view of a friction catch for doors showing my new design; and

Fig. 2 is a rear perspective view thereof.

The essential feature of my design resides in the portions shown in full lines in the drawing.

The characteristic features of my design for the friction catch shown reside in the outwardly flared socket portion thereof, the taper of the catch from the socket portion to the elongated rounded lug end, and the dished configuration of the face end of the socket.

I claim: The ornamental design for a friction catch for doors and the like, as shown, and described.

References Cited in the file of this patent Russwin Hardware Catalog No. 16, April 1941, page 449.

Wahn Company Catalog No. 23, (c) 1942 (Electrical Supplies), page 284, Z-Lug, Type ZA; page 288, Lug at top of left column, and Type-B lug in same column.