Title:
Handle hub
United States Patent D429521


Inventors:
Doughty, Frederic C. (South Pasadena, CA)
Mark, Darren M. (Valencia, CA)
Application Number:
29/074118
Publication Date:
08/15/2000
Filing Date:
07/29/1997
Assignee:
Emhart Inc. (Newark, DE)
Primary Class:
Field of Search:
D23/238-243, D23/250-257, D8/300, D8/306, D8/308, D8/310, D8/382, D8/394, D8/397, D8/399, 4/675-678, 137/801
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US Patent References:
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Primary Examiner:
Zarfas, Louis S.
Assistant Examiner:
Watterson, Eric
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Weinstein, Harold
Claims:
1. The ornamental design for handle hub, as shown and described.

Description:

FIG. 1 is a perspective view of our new design of the handle hub;

FIG. 2 is a right elevational view of our new design of the handle hub;

FIG. 3 is a left elevational view of our new design of the handle hub;

FIG. 4 is a front elevational view of our new design of the handle hub;

FIG. 5 is a rear elevational view of our new design of the handle hub;

FIG. 6 is a top plan view of our new design of the handle hub; and,

FIG. 7 is a bottom plan view of our new design of the handle hub.

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