Sorter for a copying machine


FIG. 1 is a front, top and right side perspective view of a sorter for a copying machine showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a front elevational view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a rear elevational view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a bottom plan view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a left side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 7 is a right side elevational view thereof; and,

FIG. 8 is a perspective view thereof, the broken line showing of a copying machine is environmental only and forms no part of the claimed design.

Referenced Cited
U.S. Patent Documents
D286409 October 28, 1986 Kosako et al.
D299832 February 14, 1989 Hara
D308987 July 3, 1990 Matsui et al.
D310843 September 25, 1990 Kosak et al.
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Other references
  • "Panasonic Office Automation (EP-1570)" catalog, published in Nov. of 1988. "Panasonic Copier Accessories" catalog, published in Nov. of 1981.
Patent History
Patent number: D329454
Type: Grant
Filed: Jul 10, 1990
Date of Patent: Sep 15, 1992
Assignee: Matsushita Electric Industrial Co., Ltd. (Osaka)
Inventors: Shinichi Sugihara (Osaka), Akishige Sai (Hyogo), Shigeo Hiraoka (Osaka), Kunio Yamada (Osaka), Eiji Fujita (Tochigi), Masahiko Moriwaki (Tochigi)
Primary Examiner: Donald P. Walsh
Assistant Examiner: Caron D. Veynar
Law Firm: Sughrue, Mion, Zinn, Macpeak & Seas
Application Number: 7/550,780