IC card reader and writer

- Hitachi, Ltd.


FIG. 1 is a front elevational view of IC card reader and writer showing our new design thereof;

FIG. 2 is a right side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a bottom plan view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a rear elevational view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a left side elevational view thereof; and,

FIG. 7 is a perspective view of our new design for an IC card reader and writer showing for illustrative purposes only a card, in broken line, of a type useable with the IC card reader and writer, which card does not form a part of our design.

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D287253 December 16, 1986 Satake
D369153 April 23, 1996 Fujisawa
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Patent History

Patent number: D411524
Type: Grant
Filed: Feb 27, 1998
Date of Patent: Jun 29, 1999
Assignee: Hitachi, Ltd. (Tokyo)
Inventors: Hiroki Kitagawa (Tokyo), Jun Furuya (Hachioji), Kazuhiro Kawashima (Yokohama)
Primary Examiner: M. H. Tung
Law Firm: Antonelli, Terry, Stout & Kraus, LLP
Application Number: 0/84,243


Current U.S. Class: D14/114
International Classification: 1402;