Rearview mirror assembly

- Donnelly Corporation

Description

FIG. 1 is a top, front perspective view of a first embodiment of the rearview mirror assembly showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a bottom, front perspective of FIG. 1;

FIG. 3 is a front elevation of FIG. 1;

FIG. 4 is a rear elevation of FIG. 1;

FIG. 5 is a top plan view of FIG. 1;

FIG. 6 is a bottom plan view of FIG. 1;

FIG. 7 is a left end elevation of FIG. 1;

FIG. 8 is a right end elevation of FIG. 1;

FIG. 9 is a top, front perspective view of a second embodiment of the rearview mirror assembly showing our new design;

FIG. 10 is a bottom, front perspective of FIG. 9;

FIG. 11 is a front elevation of FIG. 9;

FIG. 12 is a rear elevation of FIG. 9;

FIG. 13 is a top plan view of FIG. 9;

FIG. 14 is a bottom plan view of FIG. 9;

FIG. 15 is a left end elevation of FIG. 9; and,

FIG. 16 is a right end elevation of FIG. 9.

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  • U.S. design patent application Ser. No. 29/052,989, filed Apr. 12, 1996, entitled A Rearview Mirror, invented by Brian Stephens, John P. Desmond, and Sean McCormack, assigned to the same assignee as the present invention, including drawing FIGS. 1-9. Gentex Visions, Winter 1987. Electrochromic Mirrors, Donnelly Corporation, Feb. 15, 1990. Appendix A--Photographs of Gentex Electrochromic Automatic Rearview Mirror, Gentex Corporation, Zeeland, Michigan, on sale in the United States for more than one year prior to the filling date of the present application.

Patent History

Patent number: D391214
Type: Grant
Filed: Jan 28, 1997
Date of Patent: Feb 24, 1998
Assignee: Donnelly Corporation (Holland, MI)
Inventors: Richard R. Hook (Hudsonville, MI), James M. Wellington (West Olive, MI), Adam M. Deck (Holland, MI)
Primary Examiner: Ralf Seifert
Law Firm: Van Dyke, Gardner, Linn & Burkhart, LLP
Application Number: 0/65,407

Classifications

Current U.S. Class: Rear View Mirror (35) (D12/187)
International Classification: 1216;