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Publication numberUSD492895 S1
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/189,634
Publication dateJul 13, 2004
Filing dateSep 9, 2003
Priority dateJun 25, 1998
Publication number189634, 29189634, US D492895 S1, US D492895S1, US-S1-D492895, USD492895 S1, USD492895S1
InventorsThomas J. Ellis, Edward A. McCormack, Harry L. Dickerson, William R. Frame, Steven M. Lubeck
Original AssigneeSouthco, Inc.
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Captive screw
US D492895 S1
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Claims(1)
  1. The ornamental design for a captive screw, as shown and described.
Description

FIG. 1 is a side elevation of a captive screw showing our new design, all remaining sides being identical;

FIG. 2 is a perspective view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a bottom plan view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a top plan view thereof showing a six lobed driver recess;

FIG. 5 is an alternate top plan view thereof showing a combined six lobed/slotted driver recess;

FIG. 6 is an alternate top plan view thereof showing a slotted driver recess;

FIG. 7 is an alternate top plan view thereof showing a Phillips driver recess;

FIG. 8 is an alternate top plan view thereof showing a combined slotted/Phillips driver recess;

FIG. 9 is a side elevation of a captive screw showing a second embodiment of our new design, all remaining sides being identical;

FIG. 10 is a perspective view thereof;

FIG. 11 is a bottom plan view thereof;

FIG. 12 is a top plan view thereof showing a six lobed driver recess;

FIG. 13 is an alternate top plan view thereof showing a combined six lobed/slotted driver recess;

FIG. 14 is an alternate top plan view thereof showing a slotted driver recess;

FIG. 15 is an alternate top plan view thereof showing a Phillips driver recess;

FIG. 16 is an alternate top plan view thereof showing a combined slotted/Phillips driver recess;

FIG. 17 is a side elevation of a captive screw showing a third embodiment of our new design, all remaining sides being identical;

FIG. 18 is a perspective view thereof;

FIG. 19 is a bottom plan view thereof;

FIG. 20 is a top plan view thereof showing a six lobed driver recess;

FIG. 21 is an alternate top plan view thereof showing a combined six lobed/slotted driver recess;

FIG. 22 is an alternate top plan view thereof showing a slotted driver recess;

FIG. 23 is an alternate top plan view thereof showing a Phillips driver recess;

FIG. 24 is an alternate top plan view thereof showing a combined slotted/Phillips driver recess;

FIG. 25 is a side elevation of a captive screw showing a fourth embodiment of our new design, all remaining sides being identical;

FIG. 26 is a perspective view thereof;

FIG. 27 is a bottom plan view thereof;

FIG. 28 is a top plan view thereof showing a combined six lobed/slotted driver recess;

FIG. 29 is an alternate top plan view thereof showing a combined six lobed/slotted driver recess;

FIG. 30 is an alternate top plan view thereof showing a slotted driver recess;

FIG. 31 is an alternate top plan view thereof showing a Phillips driver recess; and,

FIG. 32 is an alternate top plan view thereof showing a combined slotted/Phillips driver recess.

It is understood that for each alternate top plan view in each embodiment in the drawings, the bottom plan, perspective, and side elevations are identical to those shown.

Non-Patent Citations
Reference
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2Huck International Inc., Deutschsert, Press-In Captive screw, Floating, Retractable, 1 pg., Lakewood, CA 1994.*
3Huck International, Inc., "Captive Fasteners and Rivetless Nut Plates", Huck 1996 Catalog (California, 90712).*
4Kanebridge Corp., 1994 Catalog, pp. I, II, 211-214, 245-246 (New Jersey).
5Matdan American Corp., Brochure, (Cincinnati, Ohio).*
6Penn Engineering & Manufacturing Corp., "Type PF-11 Self-Clinching Panel Fastener Assembly", Pem Bulletin PF11-297, (Danboro, PA).*
7Penn Engineering & Manufacturing Corp., Fastener Guide-Pem's 1996 Catalog, (Danboro, PA).*
8Penn Engineering & Manufacturing Corp., Fasteners for Use In or With PC Boards, Pem Bulletin K-488, (Danboro, PA).*
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Referenced by
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US7344345 *May 27, 2004Mar 18, 2008Southco, Inc.Captive shoulder nut having spring tie-down
Classifications
U.S. ClassificationD08/387