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Publication numberUSD654573 S1
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/297,829
Publication dateFeb 21, 2012
Filing dateNov 19, 2007
Priority dateNov 19, 2007
Also published asUSD645547
Publication number29297829, 297829, US D654573 S1, US D654573S1, US-S1-D654573, USD654573 S1, USD654573S1
InventorsFrank Lombardi, Ravikumar S. Narayanan, James D. Pisula, JR.
Original AssigneeValue Plastics, Inc.
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Female quick connect fitting
US D654573 S1
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Claims(1)
    CLAIM
  1. We claim the ornamental design for a female quick connect fitting, substantially as shown and described.
Description

FIG. 1 is an isometric view taken from the top, front, and left side of a female quick connect fitting, in accordance with our new design.

FIG. 2 is an isometric view of the female quick connect fitting taken from the top, rear and left side.

FIG. 3 is a rear elevation view of the female quick connect fitting of FIG. 1.

FIG. 4 is a bottom plan view of the female quick connect fitting of FIG. 1.

FIG. 5 is a front elevation view of the female quick connect fitting of FIG. 1.

FIG. 6 is a left side elevation view of the female quick connect fitting of FIG. 1.

FIG. 7 is a right side elevation view of the female quick connect fitting of FIG. 1.

FIG. 8 is a top plan view of the female quick connect fitting of FIG. 1; and,

FIG. 9 is a top plan view of the female quick connect fitting of FIG. 1, showing an alternate environment in which the broken line barb end is shown for use with alternatively sized tubing.

The broken lines shown in the drawings are for purposes of illustrating use and environment only and form no part of the claimed design.

Non-Patent Citations
Reference
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12U.S. Appl. No. 13/204,589, filed Aug. 5, 2011, Whitaker, Status Pending.
13U.S. Appl. No. 29/398,433, filed Jul. 29, 2011, Lombardi et al., Status Pending.
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Classifications
U.S. ClassificationD23/262
Legal Events
DateCodeEventDescription
Feb 24, 2009ASAssignment
Owner name: INSTITUT NATIONAL DE LA RECHERCHE AGRONOMIQUE (INR
Free format text: ASSIGNMENT OF ASSIGNORS INTEREST;ASSIGNORS:ELEOUET, JEAN-FRANCOIS;RIFFAULT, SABINE;REEL/FRAME:022301/0346
Effective date: 20081024