Accessory bracket for fiber management
United States Patent D626817

Donowho, Brian D. (Austin, TX, US)
Lewis II, Richard Evans (Austin, TX, US)
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Chatsworth Products, Inc. (Westlake Village, CA, US)
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(IPC1-7): 0805
Field of Search:
D8/107, 174/650, 24/561, D8/105, D8/333, 24/131R, 174/656, 174/153G, 248/215, 24/115R, 24/130, 248/74, D13/155, 248/201, 174/135, 24/197, D13/153, D13/133, D8/356, 248/229.26, D8/360.1, D8/358, D8/373, D8/372, D8/354, 242/400.1, 242/405.2, 24/23W, 242/405.1, 211/94.01, D13/139.4, 248/65, 242/603, D8/367, D8/349, D8/383, 248/214, 52/220.7, 24/2W, D8/382, D8/394-396, 211/86.01, D8/400, D8/360, 242/600, 24/129C, 211/87.01, 24/18
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Primary Examiner:
Spear, Robert M.
Assistant Examiner:
Acker, Karen
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Wright, James D.
Tillman, Chad D.
Tillman Wright, PLLC

1. The ornamental design for a accessory bracket for fiber management, as shown.


FIG. 1 is an isometric view of the design for an accessory bracket for fiber management in accordance with a preferred embodiment of the present invention;

FIG. 2 is a front elevational view of the accessory bracket for fiber management of FIG. 1;

FIG. 3 is a left elevational view of the accessory bracket for fiber management of FIG. 1;

FIG. 4 is a right elevational view of the accessory bracket for fiber management of FIG. 1;

FIG. 5 is a top plan view of the accessory bracket for fiber management of FIG. 1;

FIG. 6 is a bottom plan view of the accessory bracket for fiber management of FIG. 1; and,

FIG. 7 is a rear elevational view of the accessory bracket for fiber management of FIG. 1.