Title:
Combined portable printer, sheet feeder and base
United States Patent D352055


Inventors:
Girard, James J. (Boise, ID)
Application Number:
07/882101
Publication Date:
11/01/1994
Filing Date:
05/11/1992
Assignee:
Hewlett-Packard Company (Palo Alto, CA)
Primary Class:
Other Classes:
D18/49
Field of Search:
400/690-694, 400/690, 400/613, 400/613, D18/6, D18/11, D18/19, D18/34, D18/46, D18/49, D18/50, D18/52-55, D14/100, D14/106
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US Patent References:
D339159Combined computer printer and single sheet feederSeptember, 1993Pruitt et al.D18/55
D333835PrinterMarch, 1993Israely et al.D18/55
D330385Paper feeder for printerOctober, 1992UminoD18/49
D321898Portable printerNovember, 1991Kasee et al.D18/55
5061097Printer construction for handling a plurality of print media formatsOctober, 1991Piatt400/691
5028935Wide format thermal recording deviceJuly, 1991Warmack et al.D18/55
D307157PrinterApril, 1990Sakaguchi et al.D18/54
4904100Cartridge and printer system for using roll print mediaFebruary, 1990Enix400/613
4828416Vertical stand-alone printerMay, 1989Pensavecchia et al.400/691
4723857Printer with a plastic frame structureFebruary, 1988YokoiD18/55
D293445PrinterDecember, 1987PensavecchiaD18/55



Foreign References:
CA6787January, 1991D18/50
Other References:
PC Magazine; Jul. 1989; p. 53; Toshiba Thermal Printer Advertisement.
Canon BJ-10e Bubble Jet Printer w/Automatic Paper Feeder; p. 4.
Primary Examiner:
Maccormac, Cathy Anne
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
HP Inc. (3390 E. Harmony Road Mail Stop 35 FORT COLLINS CO 80528-9544)
Claims:
1. The ornamental design for a combined portable printer, sheet feeder andbase, as shown and described.

Description:

FIG. 1 is a front, top and right side perspective view of the printer shown in FIG. 3;

FIG. 2 is a rear bottom and left side perspective view of the printer shown in FIG. 3;

FIG. 3 is a top front and left side perspective view for a combined portable printer, sheet feeder and base showing my new design;

FIG. 4 is a top rear and right side perspective view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a bottom perspective view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a right side elevational view thereof, the left side can be seen in FIG. 10;

FIG. 7 is a front elevational view thereof;

FIG. 8 is a rear elevational view thereof;

FIG. 9 is a front perspective view of the printer and sheet feeder in an operational mode in which the paper access hatch is open 180° and the paper support arms are in their open or operational positions;

FIG. 10 is a rear perspective view of FIG. 9;

FIG. 11 is a front perspective view thereof;

FIG. 12 is a right side elevational view of the printer and sheet feeder in an operational mode;

FIG. 13 is an exploded perspective view thereof;

FIG. 14 is a perspective of the printer and base;

FIG. 15 is a perspective view of the paper access hatch with the paper support arms in their closed or nested positions;

FIG. 16 is a perspective view of the paper access hatch with the paper support arms in their open or operational positions; and,

FIG. 17 is a top perspective view of the base, the bottom can be seen in FIG. 5.