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Publication numberUSD448487 S1
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/077,884
Publication dateSep 25, 2001
Filing dateOct 10, 1997
Priority dateOct 10, 1997
Publication number077884, 29077884, US D448487 S1, US D448487S1, US-S1-D448487, USD448487 S1, USD448487S1
InventorsCarlos Saez, Lester Wayne Doyle, Ronald C. Mathia
Original AssigneeSakura Finetek U.S.A., Inc.
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Specimen cassette
US D448487 S1
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Claims(1)
  1. The ornamental design for a specimen cassette, as shown and described.
Description

FIG. 1 is a top perspective view of a specimen cassette in a closed orientation, showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a bottom perspective view of a specimen cassette in a closed orientation, showing our new design;

FIG. 3 is a top view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a side view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a side view thereof, opposite that shown in FIG. 4;

FIG. 6 is a bottom view thereof;

FIG. 7 is a front view thereof;

FIG. 8 is a rear view thereof;

FIG. 9 is a cross-sectional view thereof, taken along the line of 9—9 of FIG. 3;

FIG. 10 is a plan view of a specimen cassette in an open orientation, showing the top and bottom exterior sides of our new design, on the left and right sides of the figure, respectively;

FIG. 11 is a first side view of the specimen cassette in an open orientation;

FIG. 12 is a second side view of the specimen cassette in an open orientation;

FIG. 13 is a plan view of a specimen cassette in an open orientation, showing the top and bottom interior portions of our new design, on the left and right sides of the figure, respectively;

FIG. 14 is a front view of the specimen cassette in an open orientation; and,

FIG. 15 is a rear view of the specimen cassette in an open orientation.

The broken line showing of the specimen cassette is for illustrative purposes only and forms no part of the claimed design.

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Classifications
U.S. ClassificationD24/216, D24/224
Cooperative ClassificationB01L9/52