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Publication numberUSD375042 S
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/048,062
Publication dateOct 29, 1996
Filing dateDec 19, 1995
Publication number048062, 29048062, US D375042 S, US D375042S, US-S-D375042, USD375042 S, USD375042S
InventorsTodd A. Anderson, Eric P. Heim
Original AssigneeTruth Hardware Corporation
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Outer surface of an operator housing
US D375042 S
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  1. The ornamental design of an outer surface of an operator housing, as shown and described.

FIG. 1 is a perspective view of the outer surface of an operator housing as oriented relative to a window sill and sash (not shown);

FIG. 2 is a top view of the outer surface of an operator housing;

FIG. 3 is a front view of the outer surface of an operating housing;

FIG. 4 is a left end view of the outer surface of an operator housing, the right end being a mirror image; and

FIG. 5 is a rear view of the outer surface of an operator housing.

The broken lines in FIGS. 2 and 4 illustrate a component on the rear of the housing, such component being unclaimed subject matter.

The housing is normally mounted along its rear and bottom to a window sill and sash (not shown) and are not normally visible. Accordingly, the bottom view of the outer surface of an operator housing is not shown herein and is unclaimed subject matter. Similarly, the rear face of the housing, including any portion open to the interior of the housing, is unclaimed subject matter, such portion being indicated by the dashed boundary in FIG. 5.

Non-Patent Citations
1Truth Hardware brochure "10 Lever Operator" (1993).
2Truth Hardware brochure "11 EntrygardŽ Awning Operator" (1993).
3Truth Hardware brochure "11 Rotor Gear Awning Operator" (1993).
4Truth Hardware brochure "12 Telescoping Push Bar Operators" (1993).
5Truth Hardware brochure "15 EntrygardŽ Dual Arm Operator" (1993).
6Truth Hardware brochure "15 EntrygardŽ Dyad Operator" (1993).
7Truth Hardware brochure "15 EntrygardŽ Single Arm Operator" (1993).
8Truth Hardware brochure "15 Single Arm Operator (surface mount)" (1993).
9Truth Hardware brochure "15 Split Arm Operator" (1993).
10Truth Hardware brochure "22 Pivot Shoe Roto Operator" (1993).
11Truth Hardware brochure "22 Scissors Arm Operator" (1993).
12Truth Hardware brochure "23 Dyad Operator" (1993).
13Truth Hardware brochure "23 Single Arm Operator (Face-Mount)" (1993).
14Truth Hardware brochure "30 Op-O-Lock™ System" (1993).
15Truth Hardware brochure "Casement and Awning Operators" (1993).
16U.S. Ser. No. 1713001 Sep. 1992 Trademark Housing Design.
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US6640389Sep 26, 2002Nov 4, 2003Pella CorporationCasement window operating assembly
US20060174447 *Feb 4, 2005Aug 10, 2006Glen WolfDisposable window handle
U.S. ClassificationD08/400