Reamer/rasp tool, with disposable, debris retaining cutting surface

- Zimmer, Inc.

FIG. 1 is a side elevational view of a reamer/rasp tool with disposable, debris retaining cutting surface;

FIG. 2 is a top elevational view of the reamer/rasp tool of FIG. 1;

FIG. 3 is a perspective view of the reamer/rasp tool of FIG. 1;

FIG. 4 is a sectional view thereof, taken along lines 4--4 of FIG. 1;

FIG. 5 is a sectional view thereof; taken along lines 5--5 of FIG. 1;

FIG. 6 is an enlarged view of the tip portion of the reamer/rasp tool of FIG. 3.

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  • Zimmer.RTM. Debris Retaining Acetabular Reamer-Prod.#s 1207-44/64, Zimmer Catalog, Interim Insert p. A88-a .COPYRGT.1979. Micro Reciprocating Rasps, Prod.#s 5053-80/83, Zimmer Product Information Sheet 6/30/78. Schultz Rasps-Prod.#s 5030-32,33,42,43, Zimmer Catalog, p. A135 .COPYRGT.1978. Mira Bone Cement Reamers-Product #s 1209-01/03, Zimmer Catalog, Interim Insert, p. A26-2, 10/3/75. TR-28 Rasp-Product #s 9046-24/27, Zimmer Catalog, p. A20 .COPYRGT.1978. Muller-Type Femoral Rasp, Product #s 4044-22,26, Zimmer Catalog, p. A26, .COPYRGT.1978.
Patent History
Patent number: D273806
Type: Grant
Filed: Aug 3, 1981
Date of Patent: May 8, 1984
Assignee: Zimmer, Inc. (Warsaw, IN)
Inventors: Richard C. Bolesky (Warsaw, IN), Nicholas Cindrich (Warsaw, IN), Michael H. Doll (North Webster, IN)
Primary Examiner: A. Hugo Word
Attorney: Margaret L. Geringer
Application Number: 6/289,546
Current U.S. Class: D24/28; D 8/90