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Publication numberUSD374547 S
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/027,519
Publication dateOct 15, 1996
Filing dateAug 23, 1994
Publication number027519, 29027519, US D374547 S, US D374547S, US-S-D374547, USD374547 S, USD374547S
InventorsJames McDonald, Lanie Engle, Linda Ashton, Timothy E. Wellendorf
Original AssigneeScott Specialties Inc.
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Back support belt
US D374547 S
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Claims(1)
  1. The ornamental design for a back support belt, as shown and described.
Description

FIG. 1 is a side perspective view of a back support belt showing our new design, the dashed lines representing conventional stitching, the broken line showing of the human form is for illustrative purpose only and forms no part of the claimed design;

FIG. 2 is a front perspective view thereof, on a reduced scale in an open position;

FIG. 3 is a front perspective view thereof, in a closed position;

FIG. 4 is a rear elevational view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a front elevational view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a side elevational view of a second embodiment of a back support belt showing our new design, the dashed lines representing conventional stitching, the broken line showing of the human form is for illustrative purposes only and forms no part of the claimed design;

FIG. 7 is a front perspective view thereof on a reduced scale in an open position;

FIG. 8 is a front perspective view thereof, in a closed position;

FIG. 9 is a front elevation view thereof; and,

FIG. 10 is a rear elevational view thereof.

Non-Patent Citations
Reference
1"Back Support Belts-They are Everywhere", Physical Therapy Products, Sep. '93, J. DeVahl, M.S., P.T., p. 16-17.
2"Effects of Lumber Belts on Trunk Muscle Strength and Endurance: A Follow-up Study of Construction Workers", Journal of Spinal Disorders, vol. 5, #3, p. 260-66 Holmstrom/Moritz.
3"Measurement of Abdominal and Back Muscle Strength with and without Low Back Pain"Scand J Rehab Med 1:60-65, by Alf Nachemson and Margareta Lindh.
4"New Back Support Takes The Load Off" article from the Florida Times-Union (Jackonville), by S. Strickland, May 19, 1992.
5"Support belts ease back discomfort" article from Rocky Mountain News by Linda Castrone, Oct. 15, 1992.
6Printout from ABI-INFORM (Business database) 1987, 1991.
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Classifications
U.S. ClassificationD29/101.3, D24/190, D29/100