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Publication numberUSD456237 S1
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/123,586
Publication dateApr 30, 2002
Filing dateMay 19, 2000
Priority dateMay 19, 2000
Publication number123586, 29123586, US D456237 S1, US D456237S1, US-S1-D456237, USD456237 S1, USD456237S1
InventorsWilliam E. Sokurenko, Eric D. Hyp
Original AssigneeSouthco, Inc.
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Swell latch
US D456237 S1
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  1. I claim the ornamental design for a swell latch, as shown and described.

FIG. 1 is a perspective view of the swell latch of the present invention.

FIG. 2 is a top plan view of the swell latch of FIG. 1.

FIG. 3 is a side view of the swell latch of FIG. 1.

FIG. 4 is a front view of the swell latch of FIG. 1.

FIG. 5 is the back view of the swell latch of FIG. 4; and,

FIG. 6 is a bottom view of the swell latch of FIG. 1.

Non-Patent Citations
1Southco Fasteners handbook 40, "Fractional-Turn Fastener", p. J12,1990, Pennsylvania, 19331.
2Southco Fasteners Handbook 40, "Swell Latches" p. J2, 1990, Pennsylvania, 19331.
3Southco Fasteners Handbook 40, "Swell Latches", p. J3, 1990, Pennsylvania 19331.*
4Southco Handbook 2000, "Push to Close Latch" pp. 108 and 109, 2000, Pennsylvania 19331.*
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U.S. ClassificationD08/307, D08/306