Title:
Battery for a portable radio
United States Patent D320379


Inventors:
Culbertson, Richard (Lynchburg, VA)
Application Number:
07/390332
Publication Date:
10/01/1991
Filing Date:
08/07/1989
Assignee:
General Electric Company (Lynchburg, VA)
Primary Class:
Field of Search:
D13/103, D13/184, D13/199, D14/137, 320/2, 320/3, 320/4, 455/127, 455/346, 455/89, 455/90, 455/95, 429/96-100, 429/121, 429/123, 429/159, 429/176, 429/178
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US Patent References:
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Other References:
Alexander Mfg. Co. Catalog No. 16, "Communications . . . Batteries and Antennas", Aug. 1983, pp. 1-5, 7-9.
Multiplier Industries Corp., Catalog No. 851, Batteries for Communications, 1983, pp. 1, 3-9, 11.
General Electric Co., Specifications for MPE Personal Radios, ECR-3199, 4/85.
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Primary Examiner:
SINCAVAGE, JOEL A
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
NIXON & VANDERHYE, P.C. (2200 CLARENDON BLVD., ARLINGTON, VA, 22201, US)
Claims:
1. The ornamental design for a battery for a portable radio, as shown anddescribed.

Description:

FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a battery for a portable radio showing my new design;

FIG. 2 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a left side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a front elevational view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a right side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a bottom plan view thereof;

FIG. 7 is a rear elevational view thereof;

FIG. 8 is a fragment of a cross-sectional view taken along line 8--8 of FIG. 7;

FIG. 9 is a fragment of a cross-sectional view taken along line 9--9 of FIG. 7;

FIG. 10 is a fragment of a cross-sectional view taken along line 10--10 of FIG. 7;

FIG. 11 is a perspective view of a battery for a portable radio showing a second embodiment my new design;

FIG. 12 is a top plan view of the battery thereof;

FIG. 13 is a left side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 14 is a front elevational view thereof;

FIG. 15 is a right side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 16 is a bottom plan view thereof; and

FIG. 17 is a rear elevational view thereof.

The broken-line showing is for illustrative purposes only and forms no part of the claimed design.