Ink container
United States Patent D541850

Steinmetz, Charles R. (Corvallis, OR, US)
Anderson, Ronald R. (Corvallis, OR, US)
Hwang, Peter G. (Vancouver, WA, US)
Petersen, Daniel W. (Philomath, OR, US)
Hanson, Lisa M. (Vancouver, WA, US)
Dwyer, Daniel R. (BattleGround, WA, US)
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Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P. (Houston, TX, US)
Primary Class:
International Classes:
(IPC1-7): 1802
Field of Search:
347/50, D18/56, 347/33, 399/110, 347/86-87, 347/49, D18/43, 347/85, D18/40
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US Patent References:
20050206693High capacity ink supply apparatusSeptember, 2005Chen347/85
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20040183873Printing-fluid containerSeptember, 2004Steinmetz et al.347/86
D495735Solid ink stickSeptember, 2004Levin et al.D18/56
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D441013Ink tank for ink jet printerApril, 2001Kotaki et al.D18/56
D436618Ink tank for printerJanuary, 2001Kotaki et al.D18/56
4491433Venting and ink recycling deviceJanuary, 1985Shiurila et al.347/85

Primary Examiner:
Maccormac, Cathy Anne
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
HEWLETT-PACKARD COMPANY (Intellectual Property Administration P.O. Box 272400 Ft. Collins CO 80527-2400)

1. The ornamental design for an ink container, as shown and described.


FIG. 1 is an enlarged left-rear perspective view of an ink container showing the new design;

FIG. 2 is a top view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a bottom view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a left side view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a right side view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a front view thereof; and,

FIG. 7 is an enlarged left-front perspective view thereof.

The broken lines in FIGS. 1-7 are for illustrative purposes only and form no part of the claimed design.