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Publication numberUSD445857 S1
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/075,965
Publication dateJul 31, 2001
Filing dateAug 14, 1997
Priority dateJul 16, 1996
Publication number075965, 29075965, US D445857 S1, US D445857S1, US-S1-D445857, USD445857 S1, USD445857S1
InventorsRandy R. Schickert, Jon C. Gallun
Original AssigneeHuffy Corporation
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Grooves in a front surface of a basketball backboard
US D445857 S1
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Claims(1)
  1. The ornamental design for grooves in a front surface of a basketball backboard, as shown and described.
Description

FIG. 1 is a front elevation view of grooves in front surface of a basketball backboard showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a cross section view taken along line 22 in FIG. 1;

FIG. 3 is an enlarged fragmented front elevation view taken from enclosure 3 of FIG. 1;

FIG. 4 is an enlarged fragmented front elevation view taken from enclosure 4 of FIG. 1;

FIG. 5 is a front elevation view of a second alternate embodiment;

FIG. 6 is an enlarged fragmented front elevation view taken from enclosure 6 of FIG. 5; and,

FIG. 7 is an enlarged fragmented front elevation view taken from enclosure 7 of FIG. 5.

The broken line showing of the backboard, goal, and net is for illustrative purposes only and forms no part of the claimed design.

Non-Patent Citations
Reference
1Huffy, 8117, Feb. 1989 (see, particularly, E55).
2Huffy, 8717, Feb. 1989 (see, particularly, E54).
3Huffy, 8866, Feb. 1989 (see, particularly, E57).
4Huffy, Performance Series Models 80381 and 80382, Feb. 3, 1994.
5Huffy,, 8858, Feb. 1989 (see, particularly, E56).
6Lifetime, Combo Model 3820, third party alleged date Sep. 1993 (see, particularly, E19).
7Lifetime, Graphite Slam-it, third party alleged date Oct. 1, 1990 (see, particularly, E11).
8Lifetime, Hangtime, third party alleged date Nov. 3, 1993 (see, particularly, E23).
9Lifetime, Overtime, third party alleged date Jun. 10, 1994 (see, particularly, E22).
10Lifetime, Quick Adjust Model, 4826, third party alleged date Jan. 1993 (see, particularly, E18).
11Lifetime, Slam Drunk Model 1892, third party alleged date Oct. 1991 (see, particularly, E13).
12Lifetime, World Class, third party alleged date Aug. 1994 (see, particularly, E21).
13Porter, Sports Equipment, dated 1991 (see, particularly E39, E31-33).
14Spalding, Backboard, third party alleged date unknown (see, particularly, E34, E-36-38).
Referenced by
Citing PatentFiling datePublication dateApplicantTitle
US7052418Nov 25, 2003May 30, 2006Lifetime Products, Inc.Basketball backboard
US7097574Dec 15, 2003Aug 29, 2006Lifetime Products, Inc.Basketball system
US7419445May 26, 2006Sep 2, 2008Lifetime Products, Inc.Basketball backboard
Classifications
U.S. ClassificationD21/701