Title:
Adapter for connecting an electronic computer to a local area network
United States Patent D336467


Inventors:
Pooley, Monte (Newbury Park, CA)
Czerwinski, Jerome (Simi Valley, CA)
Gates, Dirk I. (Woodland Hills, CA)
Application Number:
07/502307
Publication Date:
06/15/1993
Filing Date:
03/29/1990
Assignee:
Xircom, Inc. (Calabasas, CA)
Primary Class:
Other Classes:
D13/147
Field of Search:
D14/100, D14/107, D14/114, D13/123, D13/124, D13/133, D13/110, D13/141, D13/147, 361/380, 361/390-395, 364/708, 439/323, 439/357, 439/372, 439/365, 439/284, 439/95
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US Patent References:
5036429IC card adapterJuly, 1991Kaneda et al.361/392
D314747Connector for linking an integrated system digital network adaptor to a data terminal or the likeFebruary, 1991Centola et al.D13/133
4941841Adapter and a removable slide-in cartridge for an information storage systemJuly, 1990Darden et al.361/380
4861276Adaptor with notched strain relief plateAugust, 1989Muller et al.439/365
D299641Network interface for computer equipment or the likeJanuary, 1989Rossum, Jr.D13/133
D269673Variable cable connector interface for data processing equipmentJuly, 1983Johansson et al.D14/114



Primary Examiner:
Burke, Wallace R.
Assistant Examiner:
Nunn, Freda S.
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Freilich, Hornbaker & Rosen
Claims:
1. The ornamental design for an adapter for connecting an electronic computerto a local area network, as shown and described.

Description:

FIG. 1 is a top plan view of an adapter for connecting an electronic computer to a local area network showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a left side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a right side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a bottom plan view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a rear elevational view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a front elevational view thereof; and,

FIG. 7 is a front elevational view of a second embodiment of the design, the undisclosed views being identical in appearance to those of the first embodiment.