Title:
Vending machine
United States Patent D445458


Inventors:
Tomioka, Akira (Tokyo, JP)
Application Number:
29/128497
Publication Date:
07/24/2001
Filing Date:
08/28/2000
Assignee:
Tomy Company, Ltd. (Tokyo, JP)
Primary Class:
Other Classes:
D20/4
Field of Search:
D20/1-7, 194/205-206, 194/212, 194/255, 194/350, 211/75, 211/92, 211/94-96, 211/126, 211/155, 211/195
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US Patent References:
D421629Machine for outputting articlesMarch, 2000SakataD20/4
D375679Candy-dispensing deviceNovember, 1996RussellD20/7
D277633Dispenser for candy, nuts or the likeFebruary, 1985McClellanD7/589
3937314Gumball bank dispensing mechanismFebruary, 1976Rosenberg194/255
D172980N/ASeptember, 1954ObodzinskiD20/7



Primary Examiner:
BONDADE, NANDA
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
STAAS & HALSEY LLP (SUITE 700 1201 NEW YORK AVENUE, N.W., WASHINGTON, DC, 20005, US)
Claims:
1. The ornamental design for the vending machine, as shown.

Description:

FIG. 1 is a front perspective view of the vending machine embodying the new design;

FIG. 2 is a rear perspective view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a front elevational view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a rear elevational view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a bottom plan view thereof;

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

FIG. 8 is a right-side elevational view thereof.