Automotive antenna with LED tip

- Metra Electronics, Corp.
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FIG. 1 is a front perspective view of a first embodiment of an automotive antenna with LED tip showing my new design with a clear tip;

FIG. 2 is a front elevation view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a rear elevation view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a right side elevation view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a left side elevation view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a bottom plan view thereof;

FIG. 7 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 8 is a front elevation view thereof shown with the tip removed from the base for clarity of disclosure;

FIG. 9 is a front elevation view of a second embodiment thereof having a red tip;

FIG. 10 is a front elevation view of a third embodiment thereof having a blue tip; and,

FIG. 11 is a front elevation view of a fourth embodiment thereof having a yellow tip.

The drawings are lined for color. The broken line showing of a mounting structure and threaded area (FIG. 8) illustrates environment only and forms no part of the claimed design.


The ornamental design for an automotive antenna with LED tip, as shown and described.

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Patent History
Patent number: D585435
Type: Grant
Filed: Aug 20, 2004
Date of Patent: Jan 27, 2009
Assignee: Metra Electronics, Corp. (Holly Hills, FL)
Inventor: Robert Scott Wafer (Daytona Beach, FL)
Primary Examiner: T. Chase Nelson
Assistant Examiner: John Windmuller
Attorney: J. Wiley Horton
Application Number: 29/211,701