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United States Patent [19]
[11]
Patent Number:
Des. 369,071
Tuggle et a].
[45]
Date of Patent:
**Apr. 23, 1996
[54] LOWER MOTOR HOUSING FOR A LAWN
TRIMMER
[75] Inventors: Lloyd 11. Tuggle, Shreveport; Ron
Brant, Haughton; Michael S. Houge,
Shreveport, all of La.
[73] Assignee: WCI Outdoors Products, Inc.,
Cleveland, Ohio
[**] Term:
14 Years
[21] Appl. No.: 38,840
[22] Filed:
May 12, 1995
[52] U.S. Cl.
[58]
Field of Search ................................. .. D8/8; 56/127;
30/276
References Cited
U.S. PATENT DOCUMENTS
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FIG. 2 is an enlarged right side elevational view of a ?rst
embodiment of the lower motor housing for a lawn trimmer;
FIG. 3 is a left side elevational view of the ?rst embodiment
of the lower motor housing for a lawn trimmer;
FIG. 4 is a top view of the ?rst embodiment of the lower
motor housing for a lawn trimmer;
FIG. 5 is a bottom view of a ?rst embodiment of the lower
motor housing for a lawn trimmer;
FIG. 6 is a front view of the ?rst embodiment of the lower
motor housing for a lawn trimmer;
FIG. 7 is a rear view of the ?rst embodiment of the lower
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?rst embodiment of a lower motor housing for a lawn
trimmer showing the new design;
motor housing for a lawn trimmer;
FIG. 8 is an environmental left side elevational view of a
second embodiment of a lower motor housing of a lawn
trimmer showing the new design;
FIG. 9 is an enlarged right side elevational view of the
second embodiment of the lower motor housing for a lawn
trimmer;
FIG. 10 is a left side elevational view of the second
embodiment of the lower motor housing for a lawn trimmer;
FIG. 11 is a top view of the second embodiment of the lower
motor housing for a lawn trimmer;
FIG. 12 is a bottom view of the second embodiment of the
10/1970
12/1978
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7/1980
5/1990
10/1994
lower motor housing for a lawn trimmer;
OTHER PUBLICATIONS
FIG. 13 is a front elevational view of the second embodi
Black and Decker catalog, 1990-1991, p. 9, yard trimmer,
ment of the lower motor housing for a lawn trimmer; and,
FIG. 14 is a rear elevational view of the second embodiment
of the lower motor housing for a lawn trimmer.
item No. 82314 located at left of page.
Primary Examiner—A. Hugo Word
Assistant Examiner-—H0lly Baynham
Attorney, Agent, or Firm-Marc A. Hubbard; Winstead,
Sechrest & Minick
[57]
CLAIM
The ornamental design for a lower motor housing for a lawn
trimmer, as shown and described.
The tube, assist handle and rear handle shown by broken
lines in FIGS. 1 and 8 are for illustrative purposes only and
form no part of the claimed design. The broken tube shown
by broken lines in FIGS. 2-7 and 9-14 are for illustrative
purposes only and form no part of the claimed design. The
line head shown by broken lines in FIGS. 1-3, 5-10 and
12-14 are for illustrative purposes only and form no part of
the claimed design.
DESCRIPTION
FIG. 1 is an environmental left side elevational view of a
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