Remote control unit

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FIG. 1 is a front view of a remote control unit for a video tape recorder in its closed condition, showing my new design;

FIG. 2 is a left side view shown in its closed condition, and the right side view is a mirror image of the left side view;

FIG. 3 is a top view, shown closed;

FIG. 4 is a bottom view shown in its closed condition;

FIG. 5 is a rear view, shown closed;

FIG. 6 is a front, side and bottom perspective view, shown closed;

FIG. 7 is a front view, shown open;

FIG. 8 is a left side view shown in its open condition;

FIG. 9 is a front, side and bottom perspective view shown in its open condition; and,

FIG. 10 is a right side view, shown open.

Referenced Cited
U.S. Patent Documents
D342070 December 7, 1993 Takama
D342258 December 14, 1993 Saito et al.
D342259 December 14, 1993 Darbee et al.
D352930 November 29, 1994 Tsuji
D356794 March 28, 1995 Athans
D357018 April 4, 1995 Takami
4745397 May 17, 1988 Lagerbauer et al.
4878055 October 31, 1989 Kasahara
Other references
  • Video Review Jun. 1989 p. 35 Mitsubishi remote. Sony Spring/Summer 1993 Catalog p. 27 Sony remote. Video Magazine 793 p. 15 Sony Remote.
Patent History
Patent number: D367061
Type: Grant
Filed: Mar 11, 1994
Date of Patent: Feb 13, 1996
Assignee: Thomson Consumer Electronics (Societe Anonyme) (Courbevoie)
Inventor: Micke Davison (Le Mesnil Saint Denis)
Primary Examiner: Sandra L. Morris
Law Firm: McAulay Fisher Nissen Goldberg & Kiel
Application Number: 0/19,876
Current U.S. Class: Remote Control (D14/218)