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Publication numberUSD374482 S
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/047,759
Publication dateOct 8, 1996
Filing dateDec 12, 1995
Publication number047759, 29047759, US D374482 S, US D374482S, US-S-D374482, USD374482 S, USD374482S
InventorsE. Marlowe Goble, David P. Luman, S. Kyle Hayes
Original AssigneeZimmer, Inc.
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Orthopaedic washer
US D374482 S
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  1. The ornamental design for an orthopaedic washer, as shown and described.
Description

FIG. 1 is a perspective view of an orthopaedic washer showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a bottom plan view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a cross-sectional view thereof taken along lines 5--5 of FIG. 2; and,

FIG. 6 is an end elevational view thereof.

The broken line showing of the screw member in FIG. 3 is for illustrative purposes only and forms no part of the claimed design.

Non-Patent Citations
Reference
1Howmedica Ad--Ellison Staple--JBJS--Oct.--1986.
2Howmedica Catalog--p. G33--I.C.L.H. Staple System--1984.
3Howmedica Catalog--pp. D107,D108,E15,F28--Staples--1978.
4Linvatec Catalog--pp. 77 and 81--Spiked Washers and Fixation Staples, respectively--1992.
5Manual of Internal Fixation--p. 29--Washers--1979.
6Synthes Catalog--p. 44--Spiked Washer--1977 (Also related Synthes Bulletin).
7Zimmer Catalog--pp. B88,B89,B90,B81,C57--Staples and Washers--1987.
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Classifications
U.S. ClassificationD24/145, D24/155, D24/146, D24/147