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Publication numberUSD396397 S
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/051,826
Publication dateJul 28, 1998
Filing dateMar 19, 1996
Publication number051826, 29051826, US D396397 S, US D396397S, US-S-D396397, USD396397 S, USD396397S
InventorsDavid A. Swan
Original AssigneeHoffman Enclosures Inc.
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Latch apparatus
US D396397 S
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Claims(1)
  1. The ornamental design for a latch apparatus, as shown and described.
Description

FIG. 1 shows a perspective view of a first embodiment of a latch apparatus according to the principles of the present invention;

FIG. 2 shows a front elevational view thereof, a rear elevational view is not being shown as it is devoid of ornamentation;

FIG. 3 shows a right side elevational view thereof, a left side elevational view is not being shown as it is a mirror image of the right side elevational view;

FIG. 4 shows a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 5 shows a bottom plan view thereof;

FIG. 6 shows a right side elevational view thereof in an open position;

FIG. 7 shows a perspective view of a second embodiment of a latch apparatus according to the principles of the present invention;

FIG. 8 shows a front elevational view thereof, a rear elevational view not being shown as it is devoid of ornamentation;

FIG. 9 shows a right side elevational view thereof, a left side elevational view not being shown as it is a mirror image of the right side elevational view;

FIG. 10 shows a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 11 shows a bottom plan view thereof; and,

FIG. 12 shows a right side elevational view thereof in an open position.

Non-Patent Citations
Reference
1Hartwell Brochures pp. 3-5 (no date) "HTL 100 Trigger-Lock® Latch"; HTL 80's Basic Latches, No Locking Mechanisms; and HTL 90's Latches with Keyed Locks.
2Southco, Inc. Brochure pp. F-2--F-3 (no date) "Adjustable Lever Latch" and Sealed Lever Latch.
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Classifications
U.S. ClassificationD08/331, D08/306