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Publication numberUSD486791 S1
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/175,064
Publication dateFeb 17, 2004
Filing dateJan 29, 2003
Priority dateJan 29, 2003
Publication number175064, 29175064, US D486791 S1, US D486791S1, US-S1-D486791, USD486791 S1, USD486791S1
InventorsGeorge J. Franks, Jr.
Original AssigneeSenior Industries, Inc.
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Ground block
US D486791 S1
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Claims(1)
  1. I claim the ornamental design for a ground block, as shown and described.
Description

FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a ground block according to my new design, the broken lines of which are for illustrative purposes only and form no part of the claimed design;

FIG. 2 is a front elevational view of the ground block of FIG. 1;

FIG. 3 is a plan view of the ground block of FIG. 1;

FIG. 4 is a right side elevational view of the ground block of FIG. 1;

FIG. 5 is a rear elevational view of the ground block of FIG. 1;

FIG. 6 is a bottom view of the ground block of FIG. 1;

FIG. 7 is a left side elevational view of the ground block of FIG. 1;

FIG. 8 is a perspective view of an alternative ground block according to my new design, the broken lines of which are for illustrative purposes only and form no part of the claimed design;

FIG. 9 is a front elevational view of the ground block of FIG. 8;

FIG. 10 is a plan view of the ground block of FIG. 8;

FIG. 11 is a right side elevational view of the ground block of FIG. 8;

FIG. 12 is a rear elevational view of the ground block of FIG. 8;

FIG. 13 is a bottom view of the ground block of FIG. 8; and,

FIG. 14 is a left side elevational view of the ground block of FIG. 8.

Non-Patent Citations
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Referenced by
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US7462042 *May 19, 2005Dec 9, 2008John Mezzalingua Associates, Inc.Bonding block for coaxial cable
US7731512 *Mar 5, 2009Jun 8, 2010John Mezzalingua Associates, Inc.Grounding bracket for use with cable connectors
Classifications
U.S. ClassificationD13/133, D08/354