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Publication numberUSD379917 S
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/042,936
Publication dateJun 17, 1997
Filing dateAug 21, 1995
Publication number042936, 29042936, US D379917 S, US D379917S, US-S-D379917, USD379917 S, USD379917S
InventorsGregory J. Vetter, Valerie M. Baldwin, Perry L. Virkler
Original AssigneeTruth Hardware Corporation
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Operator handle
US D379917 S
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  1. The ornamental design of an operator handle, as shown and described.

FIG. 1 is a perspective view of the operator handle in an operative position relative to an exemplary operator cover and window frame partially shown in phantom;

FIG. 2 is a top view of the operator handle;

FIG. 3 is a left side view of the operator handle, the side opposite being a mirror image;

FIG. 4 is a front view of the operator handle;

FIG. 5 is a bottom view of the operator handle; and,

FIG. 6 is a rear view of the operator handle.

The broken lines in FIGS. 5 and 6 surround interior surfaces of the handle design which do not form a portion of the claimed design.

Non-Patent Citations
1Blaine Window Hardware Cat., p. 24, Crank Handle 327, 1982.
2Truth Brochure for "Concealed Casement Hardware-Operator" (p. 8.1), undated.
3Truth Brochure for "Dyad Operator" (p. 5), undated.
4Truth Brochure for "Entrygard Dyad Operator" (p. 7), undated.
5Truth Brochure for "Entrygard Single Arm Operator" (pp. 3.7-3.7c), 1993.
6Truth Brochure for "Lever Operator" (p. 4), undated.
7Truth Brochure for "Pivot Shoe Roto Operator" (pp. 3-3a), 1988.
8Truth Brochure for "Roto Gear Awning Operator" (p. 5), undated.
9Truth Brochure for "Single Arm Operator (Face-Mount)" (pp. 4-4a), undated.
10Truth Brochure for "Single Arm Operator (Surface-Mount)" (p. 9), undated.
11Truth Brochure for "Split Arm Operator" (p. 8), undated.
12Truth Brochure for "Washability Casement Package" (pp. 6-6a), undated.
Referenced by
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US6640389Sep 26, 2002Nov 4, 2003Pella CorporationCasement window operating assembly
US20060174447 *Feb 4, 2005Aug 10, 2006Glen WolfDisposable window handle
U.S. ClassificationD08/308