Title:
Toner cartridge seal
United States Patent D722641


Inventors:
Massaro Jr., Peter Vincent (West Haven, CT, US)
Application Number:
29/472686
Publication Date:
02/17/2015
Filing Date:
11/14/2013
Assignee:
Flo-Tech, LLC (Middletown, CT, US)
Primary Class:
International Classes:
(IPC1-7): 1603
Field of Search:
D14/471, D18/12, D18/36, D18/40, D18/43, D18/44, D18/50, D18/55, D18/56, D18/99, 347/49, 347/50, 347/197, 347/222, 399/11, 399/106, 399/119, 399/120, 399/230, 399/258, 399/262
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Primary Examiner:
Goodman, Eric
Assistant Examiner:
Wierenga, Amy
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
SINORICA, LLC (20251 Century Blvd. Suite 140 Germantown MD 20874)
Claims:
CLAIM

1. The ornamental design for a toner cartridge seal, as shown and described.

Description:

FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a toner cartridge seal showing my new design;

FIG. 2 is a left-side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a right-side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a front elevational view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a rear elevational view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 7 is a bottom plan view thereof;

FIG. 8 is a front elevational enlarged view for ease of disclosure thereof;

FIG. 9 is a rear elevational enlarged view for ease of disclosure thereof;

FIG. 10 is a left-side elevational view thereof; and,

FIG. 11 is an elnarged left-side elevational view so indicated in FIG. 10 thereof.

The dot dash broken line indicates cutoff boundaries for enlarged detailed portion views and form no part of the claimed design.