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Publication numberUSD651981 S1
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/397,395
Publication dateJan 10, 2012
Filing dateJul 15, 2011
Priority dateJan 16, 2009
Also published asUSD606497, USD628536, USD641709, USD696199
Publication number29397395, 397395, US D651981 S1, US D651981S1, US-S1-D651981, USD651981 S1, USD651981S1
InventorsHung Viet Ngo
Original AssigneeFci Americas Technology Llc
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Vertical electrical connector
US D651981 S1
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  1. The ornamental design for a vertical electrical connector, as shown and described.

This application is related by subject matter to U.S. Provisional patent application Ser. No. 12/687,237, filed Jan. 15, 2010, now U.S. Pat. No. 20100184339, and is further related by subject matter to U.S. patent application Nos. 29/331,013 filed on Jan. 16, 2009, now U.S. Pat. No. D608,293; 29/331,017 filed on Jan. 16, 2009, now U.S. Pat. No. D610,548; and 29/330,990 filed on Jan. 16, 2009, now U.S. Pat. No. D606,496, and is further related by subject matter to U.S. patent application Ser. No. 29/345,798, filed on Oct. 22, 2009, now U.S. Pat. No. D623,138 and U.S. patent application No. 29/345,808, filed Oct. 22, 2009, now U.S. Pat. No. D631,422.

FIG. 1 is a top, left, rear perspective view of a vertical electrical connector according to my design;

FIG. 2 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a bottom plan view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a rear elevation view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a front elevation view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a left side elevation view thereof; and,

FIG. 7 is a right side elevation view thereof.

The broken line portion of the figure drawings is included to show unclaimed subject matter only and forms no part of the claimed design.

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U.S. ClassificationD13/147