Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Screen reader users: click this link for accessible mode. Accessible mode has the same essential features but works better with your reader.

Patents

  1. Advanced Patent Search
Publication numberUSD624901 S1
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/308,138
Publication dateOct 5, 2010
Filing dateMay 29, 2008
Priority dateMay 29, 2008
Also published asUSD611929
Publication number29308138, 308138, US D624901 S1, US D624901S1, US-S1-D624901, USD624901 S1, USD624901S1
InventorsMark A. Blanchard
Original AssigneeKlipsch Group, Inc.
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Headphone ear tips
US D624901 S1
Abstract  available in
Images(9)
Previous page
Next page
Claims(1)
  1. The ornamental design for headphone ear tips, as shown and described.
Description

FIG. 1 is a perspective view of headphone ear tips showing my new design;

FIG. 2 is a top view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a front view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a right side view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a left side view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a back view thereof;

FIG. 7 is a bottom plan view thereof; and,

FIG. 8 is a bottom perspective view thereof.

Patent Citations
Cited PatentFiling datePublication dateApplicantTitle
US177253 *Aug 2, 1875May 9, 1876 Improvement in buttons
US789876May 17, 1904May 16, 1905Hermann G PapeSound-dissipating earpiece.
US1556775Oct 4, 1923Oct 13, 1925Charles FenskyAudiphone
US2246737 *Aug 7, 1939Jun 24, 1941Knudsen Vern OEar stopper
US2430229Oct 23, 1943Nov 4, 1947Zenith Radio CorpHearing aid earpiece
US2487038 *Mar 25, 1944Nov 8, 1949Sonotone CorpEar insert for earphones
US2521414Dec 1, 1947Sep 5, 1950Mayer B A SchierAdjustable auditory insert
US2719523May 25, 1954Oct 4, 1955Von Gierke Henning EEar protector
US2987584Nov 28, 1958Jun 6, 1961Skarzynski DavidIn-ear hearing aid
US3061689May 27, 1957Oct 30, 1962Beltone Hearing Aid CompanyHearing aid
US3080011Jul 16, 1956Mar 5, 1963John D HendersonEar canal insert
US3414685Sep 23, 1965Dec 3, 1968Dahlberg ElectronicsIn-the-ear hearing aid
US3548118Jul 3, 1969Dec 15, 1970Pacific Plantronics IncSelf-supporting headset
US3610841Mar 6, 1970Oct 5, 1971Pacific Plantronics IncSelf-supporting headset
US3692958Mar 2, 1971Sep 19, 1972Int Standard Electric CorpMicrophone headsets
US3865998Jun 15, 1973Feb 11, 1975Beltone Electronics CorpEar seal
US3993879Mar 24, 1975Nov 23, 1976Wallace Keith LarkinAcoustical communications headset
US4006321Jun 14, 1976Feb 1, 1977Industrial Research Products, Inc.Transducer coupling system
US4039765Oct 26, 1976Aug 2, 1977Shure Brothers, Inc.Headset with adjustable microphone support
US4122841 *Jun 17, 1977Oct 31, 1978American Electromedics CorporationProbe tip
US4261432Apr 18, 1979Apr 14, 1981Gunterman Joseph LAirline earphone structure
US4325453Jun 11, 1980Apr 20, 1982Moussette Robert APneumatic headset
US4335281Jun 24, 1980Jun 15, 1982Plantronics, Inc.Post-auricle contoured headset for two-way voice communication
US4347911Mar 18, 1981Sep 7, 1982Audio In MotionAcoustic headset
US4548082Aug 28, 1984Oct 22, 1985Central Institute For The DeafHearing aids, signal supplying apparatus, systems for compensating hearing deficiencies, and methods
US4677675Sep 17, 1985Jun 30, 1987Killion Mead CResponse-modifying acoustic couplers for hearing aids
US4764168Aug 28, 1987Aug 16, 1988Suh Ku WTympanic membrane implant
US4870688May 27, 1986Sep 26, 1989Barry VorobaMass production auditory canal hearing aid
US4875233Oct 16, 1987Oct 17, 1989Derhaag Robert LHeadset construction and method of making same
US4913259May 30, 1989Apr 3, 1990Minnesota Mining And Manufacturing CompanyCompressible ear tip
US4936411 *Aug 19, 1988Jun 26, 1990Cabot CorporationDetectable earplug
US5031219Sep 15, 1988Jul 9, 1991Epic CorporationApparatus and method for conveying amplified sound to the ear
US5188123 *Jan 9, 1992Feb 23, 1993Cabot Safety CorporationHearing protective earplug having alternative modes of insertion
US5201007Sep 14, 1989Apr 6, 1993Epic CorporationApparatus and method for conveying amplified sound to ear
US5288953Apr 29, 1992Feb 22, 1994Welch Allyn, Inc.Compressible stethoscope ear tip
US5295193Jan 22, 1992Mar 15, 1994Hiroshi OnoDevice for picking up bone-conducted sound in external auditory meatus and communication device using the same
US5298692Nov 4, 1991Mar 29, 1994Kabushiki Kaisha PilotEarpiece for insertion in an ear canal, and an earphone, microphone, and earphone/microphone combination comprising the same
US5487012Oct 12, 1994Jan 23, 1996Topholm & Westermann ApsMethod of preparing an otoplasty or adaptive earpiece individually matched to the shape of an auditory canal
US5692059Feb 24, 1995Nov 25, 1997Kruger; Frederick M.Two active element in-the-ear microphone system
US5712453Apr 11, 1995Jan 27, 1998Plantronics, Inc.Concha headset stabilizer
US5781638Aug 12, 1996Jul 14, 1998Sony CorporationElectro-acoustic transducer
US5824968Sep 3, 1997Oct 20, 1998Minnesota Mining And Manufacturing CompanyEar tips having a plurality of ear contacting surfaces
US5917918Feb 21, 1997Jun 29, 1999University Research Engineers & Associates, Inc.In-ear-canal audio receiver and stethoscope having the same
US5957136 *Oct 8, 1998Sep 28, 1999Moldex-Metric, Inc.Earplug
US5979589 *May 2, 1997Nov 9, 1999Sarnoff CorporationFlexible hearing aid
US6175633Apr 9, 1997Jan 16, 2001Cavcom, Inc.Radio communications apparatus with attenuating ear pieces for high noise environments
US6205227Jun 26, 1998Mar 20, 2001Sarnoff CorporationPeritympanic hearing instrument
US6253871 *Mar 8, 1999Jul 3, 2001Sarnoff CorporationDisposable in-the-ear monitoring instrument using a flexible earmold and casing, and method of manufacture
US6258043Jan 5, 1999Jul 10, 2001Gabriel RavivEar probe tip
US6359993Jan 15, 1999Mar 19, 2002Sonic InnovationsConformal tip for a hearing aid with integrated vent and retrieval cord
US6513621Aug 15, 2000Feb 4, 2003Doctors Research GroupMethod of producing and making use of ear tips having a filled airtight chamber
US6532295Dec 10, 1999Mar 11, 2003Sonic Innovations, Inc.Method for fitting a universal hearing device shell and conformal tip in an ear canal
US6574345Mar 22, 2002Jun 3, 2003Kuan-Di HuangStructure of a wearable and hands free earphone
US6643378Mar 2, 2001Nov 4, 2003Daniel R. SchumaierBone conduction hearing aid
US6648813Jun 15, 2001Nov 18, 2003Alfred E. Mann Foundation For Scientific ResearchHearing aid system including speaker implanted in middle ear
US6688421Apr 18, 2002Feb 10, 2004Jabra CorporationEarmold for improved retention of coupled device
US6695093 *Jan 13, 2000Feb 24, 2004Aearo CompanyEarplug
US6920228Aug 20, 2002Jul 19, 2005Otto Engineering, Inc.Lightweight headset for high noise environments
US6920229Sep 6, 2002Jul 19, 2005Peter V. BoesenEarpiece with an inertial sensor
US6940988Nov 25, 1998Sep 6, 2005Insound Medical, Inc.Semi-permanent canal hearing device
US7010137Mar 13, 2000Mar 7, 2006Sarnoff CorporationHearing aid
US7072476Jan 13, 2003Jul 4, 2006Matech, Inc.Audio headset
US7079662Feb 6, 2003Jul 18, 2006Siemens Audiologische Technik GmbhHearing aid device wearable in the ear or hearing aid device having an otoplastic wearable in the ear
US7082206 *Mar 13, 2001Jul 25, 2006Sarnoff CorporationFlexible hearing aid tip with an integral receiver
US7092543 *Mar 13, 2000Aug 15, 2006Sarnoff CorporationOne-size-fits-all uni-ear hearing instrument
US7123733Jan 21, 2000Oct 17, 2006Auric Horsysteme Gmbh & Co. KgAuditory treatment device
US7221768 *Feb 21, 2006May 22, 2007Sarnoff CorporationHearing aid with large diaphragm microphone element including a printed circuit board
US7681577 *Mar 23, 2010Klipsch, LlcEar tip
US20020058881Jul 9, 2001May 16, 2002Gabriel RavivEar probe tip
US20020076057Dec 20, 2000Jun 20, 2002Jeremie VoixMethod and apparatus for determining in situ the acoustic seal provided by an in-ear device.
US20040047481Sep 10, 2002Mar 11, 2004Natan BaumanHearing aid system
US20040240691May 7, 2004Dec 2, 2004Esfandiar GrafenbergSecuring a hearing aid or an otoplastic in the ear
US20050018838Mar 2, 2004Jan 27, 2005Shure IncorporatedCommunications headset with isolating in-ear driver
US20050111687Nov 26, 2003May 26, 2005Wayne LedererNoise attenuating headset
US20050165460Jan 26, 2004Jul 28, 2005Onje' ErfanNeuro-Electric-Therapy Headset
US20060050912Sep 9, 2004Mar 9, 2006Earcraft, Inc.Shell and tip for hearing aid
US20060050916Oct 30, 2003Mar 9, 2006Raymond WehnerMicrophone in a cylindrical housing having elliptical end faces
US20060147072Nov 12, 2005Jul 6, 2006Sodoma Mark TOpen in-the-ear (ITE) hearing aid
US20060159297Dec 16, 2005Jul 20, 2006Nokia CorporationEar canal signal converting method, ear canal transducer and headset
USD207216Feb 1, 1966Mar 21, 1967Dahlberg ElectronicsHearing aid
USD245202 *Sep 3, 1975Jul 26, 1977 Ear protection plug set
USD259279 *Jan 5, 1979May 19, 1981Daiko Co., Ltd.Earplug
USD298356 *Aug 22, 1985Nov 1, 1988Cabot CorporationEarplug or similar article
USD330761 *Sep 21, 1990Nov 3, 1992Cabot Safety CorporationEarplug
USD353379Apr 5, 1993Dec 13, 1994Sony CorporationEarphone
USD402752 *Aug 15, 1996Dec 15, 1998Cabot Safety Intermediate CorporationHearing protective device
USD427304 *Oct 8, 1998Jun 27, 2000Moldex-Metric, IncEarplug
USD468299Jun 26, 2001Jan 7, 2003Peter V. BoesenCommunication device
USD468300Jun 26, 2001Jan 7, 2003Peter V. BoesenCommunication device
USD468721Nov 9, 2001Jan 14, 2003Sybersay Communications CorporationWireless communications earpiece
USD473652Nov 21, 2001Apr 22, 2003Cochlear LimitedSpeech processor for a cochlear implant
USD499397Jan 7, 2004Dec 7, 2004Logitech Europe S.A.Headset
USD517054Apr 7, 2005Mar 14, 2006Cotron CorporationBlue tooth headset
USD535644 *Jun 7, 2006Jan 23, 2007Etymotic Research, Inc.High-fidelity noise-excluding earphones with ergonomically designed construction
USD542773Jun 20, 2005May 15, 2007Etymotic Research, Inc.High fidelity noise excluding earphones with ergonomically designed construction
USD549222Jul 10, 2006Aug 21, 2007Jetvox Acoustic Corp.Earplug type earphone
USD550201Jul 24, 2006Sep 4, 2007Etymotic Research, Inc.Earphone
USD550567Oct 12, 2006Sep 11, 2007Norden Pac Development AbTube
USD550655Nov 9, 2005Sep 11, 2007Cabot Safety Intermediate CorporationEarplug stem
USD563945Dec 28, 2006Mar 11, 2008Shure Acquisition Holdings, Inc.Earphone portion
USD565022Oct 31, 2006Mar 25, 2008Shure Acquisition Holdings, Inc.Earphone portion
USD567217 *Dec 28, 2006Apr 22, 2008Star Micronics Co., Ltd.Earphone
USD569842Jun 13, 2007May 27, 2008Plantronics, Inc.Communications headset
USD575773Dec 11, 2007Aug 26, 2008Victor Company Of Japan, LimitedEarphone
USD579006Nov 6, 2007Oct 21, 2008Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.Wireless headset
USD611929 *Mar 16, 2010Klipsch, LlcHeadphone ear tips
USD757767Feb 7, 2014May 31, 2016IC-Meter ApSDisplay screen portion with graphical user interface
USRE26258Apr 2, 1964Aug 29, 1967 In-the-ear hearing aid
EP0567706A2Oct 8, 1992Nov 3, 1993Welch Allyn, Inc.Compressible ear tip
EP0959773B1Apr 8, 1997Dec 3, 2003Minnesota Mining And Manufacturing CompanyEar tips having a plurality of ear contacting surfaces
EP1578168B1Jul 1, 2005Dec 22, 2010Phonak AgIn-ear device
EP1681904B1Jan 14, 2005Sep 12, 2012Phonak AgHearing instrument
GB2373667A Title not available
JP10023578A Title not available
Referenced by
Citing PatentFiling datePublication dateApplicantTitle
USD670275Nov 6, 2012Superior Communications, Inc.Square headset
Classifications
U.S. ClassificationD14/205