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Publication numberUSD458295 S1
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/138,509
Publication dateJun 4, 2002
Filing dateMar 14, 2001
Priority dateJul 27, 2000
Publication number138509, 29138509, US D458295 S1, US D458295S1, US-S1-D458295, USD458295 S1, USD458295S1
InventorsJoel Neri, Susan Hammill, Jennifer Johnson, Diane Kelly, John Krivda, Karl Duerr
Original AssigneeIimak
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Printer cassette
US D458295 S1
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Claims(1)
  1. The ornamental design for a printer cassette, as shown.
Description

FIG. 1 is a top view of a printer cassette of our design;

FIG. 2 is a front view of the printer cassette;

FIG. 3 is a right side view of the printer cassette;

FIG. 4 is a left side view of the printer cassette;

FIG. 5 is a bottom view of the printer cassette;

FIG. 6 is a perspective view of the printer cassette, the broken lines showing a spindle are for illustrative purposes only and form no part of the claimed design; and,

FIG. 7 is a back view of the printer cassette.

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Classifications
U.S. ClassificationD18/12, D18/56