- Pittway Corporation

FIG. 1 is a side elevational view of a flashlight showing my new design, the other side being identical;

FIG. 2 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a bottom plan view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a front elevational view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a rear elevational view thereof; and

FIG. 6 is a view in section taken along the line 6--6 of FIG. 2, on an enlarged scale.

Referenced Cited
U.S. Patent Documents
D204904 May 1966 Moore et al.
D205679 September 1966 Moore et al.
D208940 October 1967 Moore
D209163 November 1967 Cannon
D209694 December 1967 Tesar
D226022 January 1973 Holtzman
D230068 January 1974 Numbers
D257661 December 23, 1980 Gantz
D272476 January 31, 1984 McCloskey et al.
D282289 January 21, 1986 Verdier
3017502 January 1962 Dent
4209875 July 1, 1980 Pugh et al.
Other references
  • Continental Catalog, Fall 1962-Summer 1963, p. 454, Rechargeable Flashlight, B. Metz Company (West Germany) 1-page brochure entitled "Mecablitz 106 and 107 Electronic Flash Equipment with Twin-Transistor Automatic", with a reference to a date of construction of 1961 and a Cellux Electronic Company (of Malden, Mass.) date stamp of Dec. 1, 1966 (copy of photographs of Mecablitz 107 also attached).
Patent History
Patent number: D291010
Type: Grant
Filed: May 23, 1984
Date of Patent: Jul 21, 1987
Assignee: Pittway Corporation (Aurora, IL)
Inventor: Kenneth R. Fenne (Glen Ellyn, IL)
Primary Examiner: Susan J. Lucas
Law Firm: Emrich & Dithmar
Application Number: 6/613,322