Title:
Transparent holder for adhesive tape
United States Patent D486520


Inventors:
Sherman, Gabriel P. (Lake ELmo, MN)
Ley, Peter A. (Maplewood, MN)
Application Number:
29/173966
Publication Date:
02/10/2004
Filing Date:
01/09/2003
Assignee:
3M Innovative Properties Company (St. Paul, MN)
Primary Class:
Other Classes:
D19/67
Field of Search:
225/6, 206/395-398, 225/45, 242/588.1, D19/89, D19/67, 206/409, 225/52, 156/523, 225/89, 206/411, 225/25, 225/34-36, 242/419.4, 242/588, 225/46, 156/327, D19/99, 225/53, D19/65, D19/68, 225/77, 156/527, D19/100, 225/56, 156/577, 15/104.94, 206/415, 206/389, 225/7, 242/588.6, 225/21, 225/19, 206/391, 225/48, D19/69, 225/65
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US Patent References:
6341691Package for a strip-shaped or band-shaped productVoss206/397
5328115Refillable tape dispenser with hubSamuelson et al.
5083717Refillable tape dispenserSamuelson et al.242/588.6
4729518Tape dispenser including a backcard with projecting hub parking portionsMathna et al.
4651910Tape dispenserDeGroot225/25X
4546879Tape dispenserViscasillas206/391
4531634Instant VELCRO assemblyJung-Chi206/391
3102671Tape dispenserGershen225/48
2873014Separable cartridge for an inked printing ribbonLambert206/391X
2463445Tape dispenserVan Cleef225/21
D175066N/AEmmertD19/69
D234122N/AHorblittD9/415
D263059Label dispenser or the likeCroyle et al.D19/69
D288533Tape dispenser packageJialanella et al.D9/415
D336492Tape dispenserSamuelson et al.
D342092Tape dispenserSamuelson et al.
D342093Tape dispenserSamuelson
D415528Dispenser for adhesive tape rollMandarD19/69



Other References:
Copy of packaging for 3M Scotch Foam Mounting Tape 4013 (Prod. No. 34-8506-3171-3), offered for sale prior to Jan. 2, 2003, pp. 1.1 and 1.2.
Cppy of packaging for 3M Scotch Magic Tape Refill Roll No. 204 (Prod. No. 34-7034-1182-6), offered for sale prior to Jan. 2, 2003 pp. 2.1 and 2.2.
Primary Examiner:
Holtje, Martie K.
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Jonas, George W.
Claims:
1. The ornamental design for a transparent holder for adhesive tape, as shown and described.

Description:
FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a transparent holder for adhesive tape according to the present invention.

FIG. 2 is a bottom view of a transparent holder for adhesive tape illustrated in FIG. 1.

FIG. 3 is a front view of a transparent holder for adhesive tape illustrated in FIG. 1.

FIG. 4 is a top view of a transparent holder for adhesive tape illustrated in FIG. 1; and,

FIG. 5 is a side view of a transparent holder for adhesive tape illustratedin FIG. 1.

The structure depicted by means of broken lines in the figures has been shown for illustrative purposes only and forms no part of the claimed design.