FIG. 1 is an isometric view of pliers, showing my new design;

FIG. 2 is a side elevational view thereof, the opposite side thereof having an appearance identical therewith;

FIG. 3 is a top plan view thereof, the bottom plan view thereof being identical therewith;

FIG. 4 is a view taken from the right hand, or handle, end thereof; and,

FIG. 5 is a view taken from the left, or pliers jaws, end thereof.

Referenced Cited
U.S. Patent Documents
D368634 April 9, 1996 Frazer
D384872 October 14, 1997 Yeh
D385170 October 21, 1997 Rivera
4744272 May 17, 1988 Leatherman
5212844 May 25, 1993 Sessions et al.
Patent History
Patent number: D398209
Type: Grant
Filed: Oct 30, 1997
Date of Patent: Sep 15, 1998
Assignee: Leatherman Tool Group, Inc. (Portland, OR)
Inventor: Benjamin C. Rivera (West Linn, OR)
Primary Examiner: Freda Nunn
Law Firm: Chernoff, Vilhauer, McClung & Stenzel
Application Number: 0/79,219
Current U.S. Class: D 8/52
International Classification: 0805;