Title:
Rechargeable battery
United States Patent D446183


Inventors:
Miyashita, Shin (Tokyo, JP)
Application Number:
29/121482
Publication Date:
08/07/2001
Filing Date:
04/07/2000
Assignee:
Sony Corporation (Tokyo, JP)
Primary Class:
Field of Search:
D13/103, 429/96-100, 429/156, 429/163, 429/174
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US Patent References:
5798906CapacitorAugust, 1998Ando et al.361/520
5672441Battery device and driving device for battery deviceSeptember, 1997Aoki et al.429/97
5626979Battery device and electronic equipment employing the battery device as power sourceMay, 1997Mitsui et al.429/97
D377477Rechargeable batteryJanuary, 1997Harata et al.D13/103
5415947Battery cartridge having a recess for detecting misuse and/or recessed terminalsMay, 1995Mitsui et al.429/1
5399446Battery cartridge having a terminal for transferring information therefromMarch, 1995Takahashi429/90



Primary Examiner:
BURGESS, PAMELA J
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Foley & Lardner (3000 K Street NW Suite 500, Washington, DC, 20007-5109, US)
Claims:
1. The ornamental design for a rechargeable battery, shown and described.

Description:

FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a first embodiment of a rechargeable battery showing my new design;

FIG. 2 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a left side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a front elevational view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a right side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a rear elevational view thereof; and

FIG. 7 is a bottom plan view thereof.

FIG. 8 is a perspective view of a second embodiment of a rechargeable battery showing my new design.

FIG. 9 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 10 is a left side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 11 is a front elevational view thereof;

FIG. 12 is a right side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 13 is a rear elevational view thereof; and,

FIG. 14 is a bottom plan view thereof.

FIG. 15 is a perspective view of a third embodiment of a rechargeable battery showing my new design;

FIG. 16 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 17 is a left side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 18 is a front elevational view thereof;

FIG. 19 is a right side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 20 is a rear elevational view thereof; and,

FIG. 21 is a bottom plan view thereof.

FIG. 22 is a perspective view of a fourth embodiment of a rechargeable battery showing my new design;

FIG. 23 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 24 is a left side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 25 is a front elevational view thereof;

FIG. 26 is a right side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 27 is a rear elevational view thereof; and,

FIG. 28 is a bottom plan view thereof.