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Publication numberUSD494712 S1
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/194,398
Publication dateAug 17, 2004
Filing dateNov 24, 2003
Priority dateOct 9, 2003
Publication number194398, 29194398, US D494712 S1, US D494712S1, US-S1-D494712, USD494712 S1, USD494712S1
InventorsWilliam F. Getgey, Lewis Ray Dyson, Carl R. Andry
Original AssigneeWilliam F. Getgey
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Replaceable flosser head
US D494712 S1
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  1. The ornamental design for a replaceable flosser head, as shown and described.

FIG. 1 is a front perspective view of a replaceable flosser head showing my design;

FIG. 2 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a bottom plan view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a front elevational view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a rear elevational view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a left elevational view thereof; and,

FIG. 7 is a right elevational view thereof.

The broken lines shown in FIG. 1 are for illustrative purposes only and do not form part of the claimed design.

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U.S. ClassificationD28/66, D28/68