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Publication numberUSD645062 S1
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/380,046
Publication dateSep 13, 2011
Filing dateNov 30, 2010
Priority dateNov 30, 2010
Also published asCA138187S
Publication number29380046, 380046, US D645062 S1, US D645062S1, US-S1-D645062, USD645062 S1, USD645062S1
InventorsJason LaValley, Roger Lavalley, Lawrence D. Kilpo, Michael Burgess
Original AssigneeLavalley Industries, Llc
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Gripping arm
US D645062 S1
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Claims(1)
  1. The ornamental design for a gripping arm, as shown and described.
Description

FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a gripping arm according to the new design;

FIG. 2 is a right side elevation view of the gripping arm depicted in FIG. 1;

FIG. 3 is a front elevation view of the gripping arm depicted in FIG. 1;

FIG. 4 is a rear elevation view of the gripping arm depicted in FIG. 1;

FIG. 5 is a left side elevation view of the gripping arm depicted in FIG. 1;

FIG. 6 is a top plan view of the gripping arm depicted in FIG. 1; and,

FIG. 7 is a bottom plan view of the gripping arm depicted in FIG. 1.

The broken lines in the drawings are for illustrative purposes only and form no part of the claimed design.

Non-Patent Citations
Reference
1"Kinshofer Manipulators—Kinshofer-KM930," available at http://www.worktruck-outfitters.com/kinshofer-manipulators-p-1281.html ; 4 pages.
2"Manipulator KM 930," Kinshofer GmbH, available at http://www.kinshofer.com/site—eng/produkte—main/main—km930.html; 1 page.
3"Manipulator KM 930," Kinshofer Gmbh, available at http://www.kinshofer.com/site—eng/produkte—main/Resources/KM—930—eng.pdf ; 1 page.
4"Selector/Demolition Grabs," McQuaid Engineering Ltd, available at http://www.alibaba.com/product/mcquaid84-215959236-0/Selector—Demolition-Grabs.html ; 3 pages.
5"Selling GB Wood Grapple products," GB Industries Co. Ltd, available at http://kennycho.trustpass.alibaba.com/product/107764499-11334694/Selling—GB—Wood—Grapple—products.html ; 3 pages.
6Drawings and Photographs of a Grapple manufactured by Weldco Beales Mfg.; in Applicants possession on or about Mar. 20, 2010; 15 pages.
7Drawings of Heavy Duty Pole Claw manufactured by EZ-Spot-UR, found online at http://www.ezspotur.com/HDPC-01-0006—NO—SETBACK.pdf (1 page).
8Five photographs taken in Jan. 2010 of a grapple mechanism used by Michels Corporation.
9Photograph of Manipulator manufactured by Kinshofer GmbH of Germany (1 page).
10Pictures of a grapple mechanism printed from http://rotobec.com/web/2610—PH—Pipe—and—Pole-Handler.html and http://rotobec.com/resources/images/products/rotations/RGP-252—main.jpg on Mar. 30, 2010, but possibly posted on the Internet as early as Sep. 2009; 2 pages.
Referenced by
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US8567836 *Jun 7, 2010Oct 29, 2013Lavalley Industries, LlcGripping assembly and gripping members for a grapple attachment
US9073732Jul 26, 2013Jul 7, 2015Lavalley Industries, LlcGrab arm housing for grapple attachment
US9085944Sep 25, 2013Jul 21, 2015Lavalley Industries, LlcGripping assembly and gripping members for a grapple attachment
US20100308609 *Jun 7, 2010Dec 9, 2010Lavalley Industries, LlcGripping assembly and gripping members for a grapple attachment
USD779564 *Sep 14, 2015Feb 21, 2017S.A.S. Of Luxemburg, Ltd.Jaw tip pair
USD779565 *Jan 12, 2016Feb 21, 2017S.A.S. Of Luxemburg, Ltd.Grapple jaws
Classifications
U.S. ClassificationD15/28