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Publication numberUSD404363 S
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/060,410
Publication dateJan 19, 1999
Filing dateSep 27, 1996
Publication number060410, 29060410, US D404363 S, US D404363S, US-S-D404363, USD404363 S, USD404363S
InventorsMichael L. Pyle
Original AssigneeHamilton Beach/Proctor-Silex, Inc.
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Cord guard
US D404363 S
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Claims(1)
  1. The ornamental design for a cord guard, as shown and described.
Description

FIG. 1 is a top plan view of a cord guard showing my new design, the bottom plan view thereof being substantially a mirror image;

FIG. 2 is a right side elevation view thereof, the left side elevation view thereof being substantially a mirror image;

FIG. 3 is a section view thereof taken along line 3--3 of FIG. 3;

FIG. 4 is a section view thereof taken along line 4--4 of FIG. 1;

FIG. 5 is a forward end view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a section view thereof identical to FIG. 4 but on a larger scale than FIG. 4;

FIG. 7 is an enlarged, circumferential section view thereof taken along line 7--7 of FIG. 6; and,

FIG. 8 is an enlarged, circumferential section view thereof taken along line 8--8 of FIG. 6.

The broken lines in FIGS. 1 and 2 showing the portion of a cord guard connector ordinarily located within an appliance are used for illustrative purposes only and form no part of the claimed design.

Non-Patent Citations
Reference
1Commonly-owned design application 29/073,174, filed Jul. 2, 1997 which is FWC of reference AV.
2Commonly-owned design patent application 29/060,416, filed Sep. 27, 1996, now abandoned.
3Copy of three photographs prepared for purposes of this Information Disclosure Statement showing a prior art cord guard.
4Drawing prepared for purposes of this Information Disclosure Statement showing cross-sectional shape of prior art cord guard illustrated in "Heyco Catalog 191" published by Heyco Molded Products, Inc.
5Drawing sheets from commonly-owned utility patent application 08/736,445, filed Oct. 24, 1996.
6Front cover and pp. 34-25 of "Heyco Catalog 191" published by Heyco Molded Products, Inc., Kenilworth, NJ, admitted to be prior art.
7Front cover, rear cover, and pp. 3-5 of "Spring 1993 New Products" catalog published by Hamilton Beach Proctor-Silex, Inc., Glen Allen, VA, 1993.
Referenced by
Citing PatentFiling datePublication dateApplicantTitle
US6827601Feb 18, 2003Dec 7, 2004Hamilton Beach/Proctor-Silex, Inc.Cord guard for a household appliance
US7614902Mar 1, 2007Nov 10, 2009Bayco Products, Ltd.Strain relief for fluorescent task lamp
Classifications
U.S. ClassificationD13/154