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Publication numberUSD478554 S1
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/151,501
Publication dateAug 19, 2003
Filing dateNov 13, 2001
Priority dateNov 13, 2001
Publication number151501, 29151501, US D478554 S1, US D478554S1, US-S1-D478554, USD478554 S1, USD478554S1
InventorsNoel Mayo, Jason O. Adams, Carl W. Gomes, Elliot G. Jacoby, Roland L. Ledyard, Michael W. Pessina, Michael A. Ryan, Joel S. Spira
Original AssigneeLutron Electronics Co., Inc.
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Dimmer switch
US D478554 S1
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Claims(1)
  1. The ornamental design for a dimmer switch, as shown and described.
Description

FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a dimmer switch showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a perspective view of a second embodiment of the design of FIG. 1, the only difference being the pushbutton actuator is shown in black to indicate that the color of the pushbutton actuator contrasts with the color of remaining portions of the design of FIG. 1;

FIG. 3 is a front elevational view of the design shown in FIG. 1;

FIG. 4 is a rear elevational view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a left side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a right side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 7 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 8 is a bottom plan view thereof;

FIG. 9 is a perspective view of a third embodiment of the design of FIG. 1, the only difference being the elimination of the airgap switch actuator at the bottom of the actuator mounting frame;

FIG. 10 is a front elevational view thereof; and,

FIG. 11 is a bottom plan view thereof, the remaining views being identical to those of the second embodiment.

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

Non-Patent Citations
Reference
1"Lutron® Residential Lighting Controls Catalog" by Lutron Electronics Co., Inc. of Coopersburg, PA, Oct. 31, 2001, pp. 30-32, 52-68 and 80-87.
2Faedra Smart Dimmer, [online] [retrieved on Feb. 25, 2002]. Internet:<URL: http://www2.lutron.com>.
3NEMA Standards Publication No. ANSI/NEMA WD 6-2001, Wiring Devices-Dimensional Specifications, pp. 5 and 7.
4Photograph of DIVA Duo brand dimmer switch and wallplate, Model LDV-600P, Lutron Electronics Co. Inc., Coopersburg, PA, known prior to Nov. 13, 2001.
5Photograph of Lumea 2 brand dimmer switch, Model LTLV-603PH, Lutron Electronics Co. Inc., Coopersburg, PA, known prior to Nov. 13, 2001.
6Photograph of Maestro® dimmer switch, Model MA-600H, Lutron Electronics Co. Inc., Coopersburg, PA, known prior to Nov. 13, 2001.
7Photograph of Toggler® dimmer switch, Model TG-600PH, Lutron Electronics Co. Inc., Coopersburg, PA, known prior to Nov. 13, 2001.
8Photograph of VAREO® dimmer switch, Model V-1000, Lutron Electronics Co., Inc., Coopersburg, PA, known prior to Nov. 13, 2001.
9Product literature for "Maestro® Electronic Low-Voltage Dimmers" by Lutron Electronic Co., Inc. of Coopersburg, PA, Dec. 2001, 2 pages.
10Product literature for "VAREO® and NOVA T (star design)® Controls" by Lutron Electronics Co., Inc. of Coopersburg, PA, Dec. 1996, 2 pages.
Classifications
U.S. ClassificationD13/171