|Publication number||USD446452 S1|
|Application number||US 29/121,012|
|Publication date||Aug 14, 2001|
|Filing date||Mar 30, 2000|
|Priority date||Mar 30, 2000|
|Also published as||CA96012S|
|Publication number||121012, 29121012, US D446452 S1, US D446452S1, US-S1-D446452, USD446452 S1, USD446452S1|
|Inventors||Frederick Allan Buck, Andrew Kuo, Yvette Lynn Hammonds, John David Amundson|
|Original Assignee||Kimberly-Clark Worldwide, Inc.|
|Export Citation||BiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan|
|Non-Patent Citations (7), Referenced by (7), Classifications (2)|
|External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet|
The ornamental design of this invention is a pop-up dispensing opening for a flexible wet wipes container. The opening comprises a flexible material having a star-shaped slit configuration.
FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a flexible package opening in accordance with this invention.
FIG. 2 is a top plan view thereof with the lid closed.
FIG. 3 is a bottom plan view thereof.
FIG. 4 is a left side view thereof.
FIG. 5 is a right side view thereof.
FIG. 6 is a front side view thereof; and,
FIG. 7 is a rear side view thereof.
The broken line showing of a package and lid are for illustrative purposes only and form no part of the claimed design.
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|2||American Society for Testing Materials (ASTM) Designation: D 412-98a "Standard Test Methods for Vulcanized Rubber and Thermoplastic Elastomers—Tension1" pp. 43-55, published Aug. 1998.|
|3||American Society for Testing Materials (ASTM) Designation: D 6125-97 "Standard Test Method for Bending Resistance of Paper and Paperboard (Gurley Type Tester)1" pp. 885-889, published Feb. 1998.|
|4||American Society for Testing Materials (ASTM) Designation: D 790-99 "Standard Test Methods for Flexural Properties of Unreinforced and Reinforced Plastics and Electrical Insulating Materials1" pp. 150-158, published Feb. 2000.|
|5||U.S. application No. 09/538,711 filed Mar. 30, 2000 by Frederick A. Buck et al. for "Wet Wipe Container with Flexible Orifice".|
|6||U.S. Design application No. 29/121,011 filed Mar. 30, 2000 by Frederick A. Buck et al. for "Container with Flexible Opening".|
|7||U.S. Design application No. 29/121,018 filed Mar. 30, 2000 by Frederick A. Buck et al. for "Container with Domed Inner Cover".|
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