Title:
Occupancy sensor
United States Patent D401175


Inventors:
Bender, Kurt R. (Dripping Springs, TX)
Goldschmidt, Willfred (Weston, CT)
Aiello, Justin F. (Norwalk, CT)
Application Number:
29/068019
Publication Date:
11/17/1998
Filing Date:
03/17/1997
Assignee:
Mytech Corporation (Austin, TX)
Primary Class:
Field of Search:
D10/104, D10/106, D10/116, D10/121, 340/540, 340/545, 340/571, 340/572, 340/573, 340/600, 340/613, 340/666, 340/693
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Primary Examiner:
JACKSON, MARCUS A
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Intellectual Property Law Department (HUBBELL INCORPORATED 40 Waterview Drive P.O. BOX 1000, Shelton, CT, 06484-1000, US)
Claims:
1. The design for an occupancy sensor, as shown and described.

Description:

FIG. 1 is a perspective view of the bottom, front and right sides of a first embodiment of the occupancy sensor showing the new and ornamental design;

FIG. 2 is a perspective view of the bottom, back and left sides of the occupancy sensor of FIG. 1;

FIG. 3 is a perspective view of the bottom, front and right sides of a second embodiment of the occupancy sensor showing the new and ornamental design;

FIG. 4 is a perspective view of the bottom, back and left sides of the occupancy sensor of FIG. 3;

FIG. 5 is a perspective view of the bottom, front and right sides of a third embodiment of the occupancy sensor showing the new and ornamental design;

FIG. 6 is a perspective view of the bottom, back and left sides of the occupancy sensor of FIG. 5;

FIG. 7 is a perspective view of the bottom, front and right sides of a fourth embodiment of the occupancy sensor showing the new and ornamental design;

FIG. 8 is a perspective view of the bottom, back and left sides of the occupancy sensor of FIG. 7;

FIG. 9 is a perspective view of the bottom, front and right sides of a fifth embodiment of the occupancy sensor showing the new and ornamental design; and,

FIG. 10 is a perspective view of the bottom, back and left sides of the occupancy sensor of FIG. 9.

The bottom of the claimed design is unornamented.