Folding knife

- Mentor Group, LLC


FIG. 1 is an isometric view taken from the upper left rear of a folding knife including my new design, wherein the broken line depiction of a pivot pin and a portion of a latch mechanism is included for illustrative purposes and forms no part of the claimed design;

FIG. 2 is an isometric view from the upper left rear of the folding knife shown in FIG. 1, showing my new design;

FIG. 3 is a left side elevational view thereof, the right side elevational view being a mirror image thereof;

FIG. 4 is a top plan, or back, view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a bottom plan, or edge, view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a front, or blade, end view thereof; and,

FIG. 7 is a rear, or handle, end view thereof.

Referenced Cited

U.S. Patent Documents

D384871 October 14, 1997 McWillis
D389389 January 20, 1998 Glesser
D397017 August 18, 1998 Pardue
D407002 March 23, 1999 Morton et al.
D408257 April 20, 1999 Elishewitz
D408706 April 27, 1999 Elishewitz
D411790 July 6, 1999 Glesser
D422477 April 11, 2000 Elishewitz
D422479 April 11, 2000 Pardue
D422871 April 18, 2000 Terzuola

Patent History

Patent number: D432386
Type: Grant
Filed: Jan 18, 2000
Date of Patent: Oct 24, 2000
Assignee: Mentor Group, LLC (Oregon City, OR)
Inventor: Allen Elishewitz (Dallas, TX)
Primary Examiner: Philip S. Hyder
Law Firm: Chernoff, Vilhauer, McClung & Stenzel, LLP
Application Number: 0/117,129


Current U.S. Class: D 8/99
International Classification: 0803;