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Publication numberUSD661095 S1
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/411,633
Publication dateJun 5, 2012
Filing dateJan 24, 2012
Priority dateFeb 24, 2010
Also published asUSD648939, USD655087
Publication number29411633, 411633, US D661095 S1, US D661095S1, US-S1-D661095, USD661095 S1, USD661095S1
InventorsAdam D. Hoppus, Jeffrey C. Carter
Original AssigneeTarget Brands, Inc.
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
US D661095 S1
Abstract  available in
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  1. The ornamental design for a bin, as shown and described.

FIG. 1 is a front, perspective view of a bin showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a front view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a rear view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a top view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a bottom view thereof; and,

FIG. 6 is a left side view thereof, the right side view being a mirror image of the left side view.

The features shown in broken lines depict environmental subject matter and form no part of the claimed design. The heavy dashed broken lines, which indicate the boundaries of the claimed design, also form no part of the claimed design.

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U.S. ClassificationD03/304