FIG. 1 is a top, front and right side perspective view of a flashlight showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a rear, bottom and left side perspective view thereof; and

FIG. 3 is a top plan view thereof.

Referenced Cited
U.S. Patent Documents
D240550 July 1976 Brindley
D268528 April 5, 1983 Hung
D278936 May 21, 1985 Hung
Other references
  • Rayovac Batteries and Lighting Products, p. 14, Full Line catalog 1984 "Flashlight". Discount Store News Feb. 20, 1984, p. 27, Rayovac's New Workhorse Flashlight. Durabeam by Dart & Kraft, Flashlight-code: CFF Mar. 5, 1984.
Patent History
Patent number: D289930
Type: Grant
Filed: Nov 28, 1984
Date of Patent: May 19, 1987
Assignee: Matsushita Electric Industrial Co., Ltd. (Osaka)
Inventors: Koichiro Sano (Osaka), Tadahide Okuno (Osaka), Tsuguyoshi Sadashima (Osaka)
Primary Examiner: Susan J. Lucas
Law Firm: Sughrue, Mion, Zinn, Macpeak & Seas
Application Number: 6/675,589