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Publication numberUSD408706 S
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/072,620
Publication dateApr 27, 1999
Filing dateJun 20, 1997
Publication number072620, 29072620, US D408706 S, US D408706S, US-S-D408706, USD408706 S, USD408706S
InventorsAllen Elishewitz
Original AssigneeMentor Group, L.L.C.
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Folding knife
US D408706 S
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  1. The ornamental design for a folding knife, as shown and described.

FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a folding knife showing my new design.

FIG. 2 is a right side elevational view thereof, at an enlarged scale, the left side elevational view being a mirror image thereof;

FIG. 3 is a top plan view thereof, at an enlarged scale;

FIG. 4 is a bottom plan view thereof, at an enlarged scale;

FIG. 5 is a handle end view thereof, at an enlarged scale;

FIG. 6 is a blade end view thereof, at an enlarged scale; and,

FIG. 7 is a side elevational view thereof, at an enlarged scale, with the blade folded.

Non-Patent Citations
1Brigade Quartermasters Catalog, pp. 59 and 61, Benchmade and Spyderco Knives 1996.
2Elishewitz, advertising from Blade magazine--M1 Knife, 1992.
3Japanese Knife magazine, 1996, p. 110, item 7.
4Survival Knives and Survival, Second Edition, 1985, p. 4, "Dragon Fire" knife.
5Tactical Knives magazine, Jan. 1998, p. 45, Emerson Knives, Inc. E1A Raven (prior to present application); p. 57, Elishewitz advertising--Shadow and Specter knives (prior to design of present application).
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U.S. ClassificationD08/99