Title:
Modular cable protector
United States Patent D437832


Inventors:
Henry, Stephen K. (3825 Northbrook Dr., #F, Boulder, CO, 80302)
Application Number:
29/108082
Publication Date:
02/20/2001
Filing Date:
07/16/1999
Primary Class:
Field of Search:
D13/154, D13/155, D13/156, D6/582, D25/158, 428/53, 174/136, 174/68.1, 104/275, 52/590, 52/590.1, 52/590.2, 52/591.1, 52/591.2, 430/364
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US Patent References:
D418818Modular cable protectorJanuary, 2000HenryD13/155
D415112Set of connectors for a modular cable protectorOctober, 1999HenryD13/155
D415471Modular cable protectorOctober, 1999HenryD13/155
D412490Modular cable protectorAugust, 1999HenryD13/155
5780773Cable supporting memberJuly, 1998Wakamatsu174/72C
5777266Modular cable protection systemJuly, 1998Herman et al.174/68.1
5267367Safety ramp and method for protecting hoses and conduitsDecember, 1993Wegmann, Jr.
5149109Interlocking segmented sealSeptember, 1992Jelinek et al.
5095822Cable crossover deviceMarch, 1992Martin
3965967High strength portable cable crossover for high tonnage earth moving vehiclesJune, 1976Jentzsch et al.104/275
3143939Landing mat structureAugust, 1964Gregoire404/35
2299356Utility crossoverOctober, 1942Strohm et al.104/275
1914830Hose jumperJune, 1933Kostohris



Foreign References:
JP09107616September, 1997WIRE TROUGH
Other References:
Elasco Cableguards Brochure, No date.
Superior Flamefighter Corporation Brochure, No date.
Cablesafe Ramp Brochure, No date.
ITW Irathane Systems, No date.
Yellow Jacket Cable Protectors Brochure, No date.
Kelsey Cable Crossovers Brochure, No date.
Primary Examiner:
Sincavage, Joel
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Dorr, Carson, Sloan & Birney, P.C.
Claims:
1. The ornamental design for a modular cable protector, as shown anddescribed.

Description:

FIG. 1 is a front perspective view of a modular cable protector showing my new design.

FIG. 2 is a top plan view thereof.

FIG. 3 is a front elevational view thereof, with the rear elevational view being a mirror image of FIG. 3.

FIG. 4 is a bottom view thereof.

FIG. 5 is a left side elevational view thereof.

FIG. 6 is a right side elevational view thereof.

FIG. 7 is a front perspective view of an alternative embodiment of a modular cable protector showing my new design, with the bottom view, left side elevational view, and right side elevational view being the same as shown in FIGS. 4-6, respectively.

FIG. 8 is a top plan view corresponding to FIG. 7.

FIG. 9 is a front elevational view corresponding to FIG. 7, with the rear elevational view being a mirror image of FIG. 9.

FIG. 10 is a front perspective view of another alternative embodiment of a modular cable protector showing my new design, with the bottom view, left side elevational view, and right side elevational view being the same as shown in FIGS. 4-6, respectively.

FIG. 11 is a top plan view corresponding to FIG. 10.

FIG. 12 is a front elevational view corresponding to FIG. 10, with the rear elevational view being a mirror image of FIG. 12.

FIG. 13 is a front perspective view of another alternative embodiment of a modular cable protector showing my new design, with the bottom view, left side elevational view, and right side elevational view being the same as shown in FIGS. 4-6, respectively.

FIG. 14 is a top plan view corresponding to FIG. 13.

FIG. 15 is a front elevational view corresponding to FIG. 13.

FIG. 16 is a rear elevational view corresponding to FIG. 13.

FIG. 17 is a front perspective view of another alternative embodiment of a modular cable protector showing my new design.

FIG. 18 is a top plan view corresponding to FIG. 17.

FIG. 19 is a front elevational view corresponding to FIG. 17, with the rear elevational view being a mirror image of FIG. 19.

FIG. 20 is a bottom view corresponding to FIG. 17.

FIG. 21 is a left side elevational view corresponding to FIG. 17.

FIG. 22 is a right side elevational view corresponding to FIG. 17.

FIG. 23 is a front perspective view of another alternative embodiment of a modular cable protector showing my new design, with the bottom view, left side elevational view, and right side elevational view being the same as shown in FIGS. 20-22 respectively.

FIG. 24 is a top plan view corresponding to FIG. 23.

FIG. 25 is a front elevational view corresponding to FIG. 23, with the rear elevational view being a mirror image of FIG. 25.

FIG. 26 is a front perspective view of another alternative embodiment of a modular cable protector showing my new design, with the bottom view, left side elevational view, and right side elevational view being the same as shown in FIGS. 20-22, respectively.

FIG. 27 is a top plan view corresponding to FIG. 26.

FIG. 28 is a front elevational view correspondinng to FIG. 27, with the rear elelvational view being a mirror image of FIG. 28.

FIG. 29 is a front perspective view of another alternative embodiment of a modular cable protector showing my new design, with the bottom view, left side elevational view, and right side elevational view being the same as shown in FIGS. 20-22, respectively.

FIG. 30 is a top plan view corresponding to FIG. 29.

FIG. 31 is a front elevational view corresponding to FIG. 30; and,

FIG. 32 is a rear elevational view corresponding to FIG. 30.