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Publication numberUSD324636 S
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 07/634,314
Publication dateMar 17, 1992
Filing dateDec 27, 1990
Publication number07634314, 634314, US D324636 S, US D324636S, US-S-D324636, USD324636 S, USD324636S
InventorsRichard E. Schlack, Paul E. Krape
Original AssigneeSouthco, Inc.
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Lift-handle latch
US D324636 S
Abstract  available in
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  1. The ornamental design for a lift-handle latch, as shown and described.

FIG. 1 is a top, front, and right side perspective view of a lift-handle latch showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a front elevational view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a top plan view thereof, the bottom being a mirror image of that shown;

FIG. 4 is a right side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a left side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a rear elevational view thereof;

FIG. 7 is a top plan view of a second embodiment thereof, the front and rear elevational views being identical in appearance to the first embodiment;

FIG. 8 is a right side elevational view of the second embodiment; and

FIG. 9 is a left side elevational view of the second embodiment.

Non-Patent Citations
1Perko catalogue (undated) p. 173, "Flush Ring Catch".
2Southco Handbook (undated) pp. G-2, G-3, "Push Lock".
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U.S. ClassificationD08/331, D08/306, D08/341