Title:
Housing for a battery
United States Patent D522451


Inventors:
Hayes, Jonathan A. (Seattle, WA, US)
Ikeda, John (Seattle, WA, US)
Baseflug, Michael (Duvall, WA, US)
Application Number:
29/227642
Publication Date:
06/06/2006
Filing Date:
04/14/2005
Assignee:
Microsoft Corporation (Redmond, WA, US)
Primary Class:
International Classes:
(IPC1-7): 1302
Field of Search:
D13/110, D13/184, 429/176, D13/118-119, D13/102-106, 429/96-100, 429/163
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US Patent References:
D506065Rechargeable battery storage caseJune, 2005Sugino et al.D3/294
D503673Battery packApril, 2005RosengrantD13/103
D500746Housing for barrier movement controllerJanuary, 2005Gavel et al.D13/184
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D492267Composite electronic componentJune, 2004Kawajiri et al.D13/184
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D439217Battery packMarch, 2001MelnicoffD13/103
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D331566Battery housing for a portable telephoneDecember, 1992SeymourD13/103
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Primary Examiner:
TARCZA, ROSEMARY K
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Microsoft Technology Licensing, LLC (One Microsoft Way, Redmond, WA, 98052, US)
Claims:
CLAIM

1. The ornamental design for a housing for a battery, as shown and described.

Description:

FIG. 1 is a front perspective view of a housing for a battery showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a rear perspective view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a front view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a rear view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a left side view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a right side view thereof;

FIG. 7 is a top view thereof; and,

FIG. 8 is a bottom view thereof.

The broken lines and unshaded regions in FIGS. 1-3 and 5-8 are for illustrative purposes only and form no part of the claimed design.