Title:
Printer media feed plate with a flip-up guide wall
United States Patent D368928


Inventors:
Byers, Gerald J. (Camas, WA)
Mccue, Thomas E. (Vancouver, WA)
Application Number:
29/024029
Publication Date:
04/16/1996
Filing Date:
06/06/1994
Assignee:
Hewlett-Packard Company (Palo Alto, CA)
Primary Class:
Other Classes:
D18/49
Field of Search:
D18/46, D18/54, D18/55, D18/56, D18/49, D18/50, D18/99, D14/114, D14/105, 271/9, 271/145, 271/162-164, 271/228, 271/265, 400/605, 400/624, 400/625, 400/629
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US Patent References:
D351615PrinterOctober, 1994James, III et al.D18/55
D332798PrinterJanuary, 1993Crowe et al.D18/55
D331256Paper feeder for printerNovember, 1992FukudaD18/46
D330385Paper feeder for printerOctober, 1992UrninoD18/56
D329455Document feeder for a copying machineSeptember, 1992Sugihara et al.D18/49
D326278Data printerMay, 1992GrosseD18/54
D322090Active drop ink-jet printerDecember, 1991McClelland et al.D18/55
5035413Printer with an initial sheet-setting functionJuly, 1991Yamada et al.271/228
D312475PrinterNovember, 1990YoshidaD18/54
4955595Document feeding apparatusSeptember, 1990Kawano et al.271/9
D299833Original feeder for a copying machineFebruary, 1989HirataD18/49
3707911DOCUMENT POSITIONING MEANS FOR USE WITH AN IMPRINTERJanuary, 1972Patterson, Jr.D18/56



Other References:
Hewlett Packard, see circled feeder plate, page center.
Primary Examiner:
Thompson, Martie
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Martin, Flory L.
Claims:
1. The ornamental design for a printer media feed plate with a flip-up guidewall, as shown and described.

Description:

FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a printer media feed plate with a flip-up guide wall in accordance with the present invention shown with the guide wall in lowered position for feeding conventional media widths, such as letter, legal, or A-4 sized media;

FIG. 2 is a perspective view of the printer media feed plate of FIG. 1 with the guide wall in an upright position for feeding narrower media;

FIG. 3 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a bottom plan view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a front elevational view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a rear elevational view thereof;

FIG. 7 is a left side elevational view thereof; and,

FIG. 8 is a right side elevational view thereof.