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Publication numberUSD424405 S
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/107,856
Publication dateMay 9, 2000
Filing dateJul 14, 1999
Publication number107856, 29107856, US D424405 S, US D424405S, US-S-D424405, USD424405 S, USD424405S
InventorsRichard E. Schlack, Richard M. Plummer
Original AssigneeSouthco, Inc.
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Latch actuator
US D424405 S
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  1. The ornamental design for a latch actuator, as shown and described.

FIG. 1 is a perspective view of an embodiment of a latch actuator embodying our new design;

FIG. 2 is a rear elevational view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a front elevational view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a left side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a right side elevational view thereof; and,

FIG. 7 is a bottom plan view thereof.

The broken lines showing an opening with lock plug mounted in a handle are for illustrative purposes only and form no part of the claimed design.

Non-Patent Citations
1Southco Fasteners Handbook 48 (Southco, Inc., Pennsylvania, 1997) Compression Latches, pp. E-21-E-24 and Panel Latches, pp. F-4 and F-5.
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U.S. ClassificationD08/331, D08/338