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Publication numberUSD431480 S
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/109,306
Publication dateOct 3, 2000
Filing dateAug 12, 1999
Publication number109306, 29109306, US D431480 S, US D431480S, US-S-D431480, USD431480 S, USD431480S
InventorsDean R. Walsten, David L. Wiesemann, Timothy E. O'Connell
Original AssigneeApplied Power Inc.
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Fish tape reel
US D431480 S
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  1. The ornamental design for a fish tape reel, as shown and described.

FIG. 1 is a top, front perspective view of a fish tape reel embodying my new design;

FIG. 2 is a bottom, front perspective view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a right side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a left side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a front elevational view thereof;

FIG. 7 is a rear elevational view thereof; and,

FIG. 8 is a bottom plan view thereof.

The broken line representation of holes in FIGS. 2 and 8, as well as the broken line representation of a fish tape, ribs in FIGS. 1-3, and 8, and end piece in FIGS. 1-4, 6, and 8 are for the purpose of illustration only, and form no part of the claimed design.

Non-Patent Citations
1Applicant's Exhibit A--Two-page photocopy of Sears 100 Ft. 9 39005 tape measure, admitted prior art.
2Applicant's Exhibit B--Two-page photocopy of Vitakraft® flexi 2-5 Automatic Retractable Dog Leash, admitted prior art.
3Applicant's Exhibit C--Two-page photocopy of Plumb 100' tape measure, PL1706, admitted prior art.
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US20080196264 *Feb 16, 2007Aug 21, 2008Cooper Brands, Inc.Tape Measure with Interchangeable End Fittings
US20080196265 *Feb 16, 2007Aug 21, 2008Cooper Brands, Inc.Tape Measure with Moving Tape Exit Port
US20100018474 *Jan 28, 2010Mark NoonanMethods and adapter systems for managing slack in leashes
U.S. ClassificationD10/72