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Publication numberUSD664096 S1
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/408,580
Publication dateJul 24, 2012
Filing dateDec 14, 2011
Priority dateJan 16, 2009
Publication number29408580, 408580, US D664096 S1, US D664096S1, US-S1-D664096, USD664096 S1, USD664096S1
InventorsHung Viet Ngo
Original AssigneeFci Americas Technology Llc
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Vertical electrical connector
US D664096 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. patent application Ser. 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. Pat. D623,138 and U.S. patent application Ser. No. 29/345,808 filed Oct. 22, 2009, now U.S. Pat. No. D631,442.

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. The dash-dot line represents boundaries of the claimed design.

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U.S. ClassificationD13/147