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Publication numberUSD637728 S1
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/325,034
Publication dateMay 10, 2011
Filing dateSep 25, 2008
Priority dateSep 25, 2008
Fee statusPaid
Publication number29325034, 325034, US D637728 S1, US D637728S1, US-S1-D637728, USD637728 S1, USD637728S1
InventorsThomas L. Sevier, Sue A. Stover
Original AssigneePerformance Dynamics, Inc.
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Therapy instrument
US D637728 S1
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Claims(1)
  1. The ornamental design for a therapy instrument, as shown and described.
Description

FIG. 1 is a bottom view of a therapy instrument showing my new design;

FIG. 2 is a top view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a left side view thereof; the right side view is a mirror image thereof;

FIG. 4 is a front view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a back view thereof; and,

FIG. 6 is a perspective view thereof.

Non-Patent Citations
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Classifications
U.S. ClassificationD24/211
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Feb 3, 2009ASAssignment
Owner name: RICOH COMPANY, LTD.,JAPAN
Owner name: SHINKO ELECTRIC CO., LTD.,JAPAN
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Owner name: RICOH COMPANY, LTD., JAPAN
Owner name: SHINKO ELECTRIC CO., LTD., JAPAN