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Publication numberUSD360412 S
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/018,842
Publication dateJul 18, 1995
Filing dateFeb 16, 1994
Publication number018842, 29018842, US D360412 S, US D360412S, US-S-D360412, USD360412 S, USD360412S
InventorsPatrick J. Franz
Original AssigneeIncontrol Solutions, Inc.
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Combined pointing stick and surrounding keycap for use in a computer keyboard
US D360412 S
Abstract  available in
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  1. The ornamental design for a combined pointing stick and surrounding keycap for use in a computer keyboard, as shown and described.

FIG. 1 is a perspective view of the combined pointing stick and surrounding keycap, showing my new design;

FIG. 2 is a rear elevational view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a front elevational view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a right side, elevational view, the left side being substantially a mirror image thereof;

FIG. 5 is a bottom plan view thereof; and,

FIG. 6 is a top plan view thereof shown disposed in a computer keyboard wherein the surrounding keys are shown in broken lines for illustrative purposes only and form no part of the claimed design.

Non-Patent Citations
1IBM Technical Disclosure Bulletin vol. 22, No. 7 Dec. 1979 pp. 2663-2664 Dual-Function Key For Upper And Lower Print Control.
2IBM Technical Disclosure Bulletin vol. 33 No. 9 Feb. 1991 pp. 428-430 Enlarged Cursor Key With Trackball.
3Toshiba 1993 T3400CT Computer.
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U.S. ClassificationD14/456