Vertical electrical connector

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This is related by subject matter to U.S. patent application Ser. No. 29/443,206, filed Jan. 14, 2013.

FIG. 1 is a top, left, rear perspective view of a vertical electrical connector showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a bottom, right, front perspective view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a bottom, right, rear perspective view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a top, left, front perspective view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a rear elevation view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a front elevation view thereof;

FIG. 7 is a bottom plan view thereof;

FIG. 8 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 9 is a right side elevation view thereof; and,

FIG. 10 is a left side elevation view thereof.

In the drawing views, the even-broken line represents unclaimed environment and forms no part of the claimed design. The dash-dot line represents the boundary of the claimed design.

In a preferred embodiment, the nature of this product is an electrical component that can take the form of a vertical electrical connector, and a vertical electrical connector housing therefor.


The ornamental design for a vertical electrical connector, as shown and described.

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Patent History
Patent number: D713356
Type: Grant
Filed: Jan 18, 2013
Date of Patent: Sep 16, 2014
Assignee: FCI Americas Technology LLC (Carson, NV)
Inventors: Jonathan E. Buck (Hershey, PA), Stuart C. Stoner (Lewisberry, PA), Steven E. Minch (York, PA), Douglas M. Johnescu (York, PA), Stephen B. Smith (Mechanicsburg, PA)
Primary Examiner: Daniel Bui
Application Number: 29/443,589