Billet push rod
United States Patent D761338

Gariglio, Gary M. (Metamora, MI, US)
Potoczak, Edward P. (Rochester Hills, MI, US)
Smith, Brian C. (Almont, MI, US)
Wagner, David J. (Port Huron, MI, US)
Nankervis, James W. (Imlay City, MI, US)
Mcree, Patrick H. (Lapeer, MI, US)
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Filing Date:
Inter-Power Corporation (Almont, MI, US)
Primary Class:
International Classes:
(IPC1-7): 1509
Field of Search:
D15/128, D15/131, D15/138, D15/140, D19/65, D19/72, D8/70, D8/71
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US Patent References:
7669328Method of manufacturing a push rodMarch, 2010Wake29/890.053
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6744360Method of calibrating an intelligent input push rod assemblyJune, 2004Fulks et al.340/479
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Other References:
SMS Elotherm GmbH, iZone Innovation, https://web.archive.org/web/20130510101215/http://www.sms-elotherm.com/en/products/induction-heating.html, May 10, 2013.
SMS Elotherm Gmbh, iZone Innovation, http://www.sms-elotherm.com/en/products/induction-heating/energy- management-izone.html, Jun. 11, 2015.
Primary Examiner:
Palasik, Patricia
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Young Basile Hanlon & MacFarlane, P.C.

1. What is claim is the ornamental design for a billet push rod, as shown and described.


FIG. 1 is a top view of the rod;

FIG. 2 is a front view of the rod;

FIG. 3 is a bottom view of the rod;

FIG. 4 is a rear view of the rod;

FIG. 5 is a left-end view of the rod;

FIG. 6 is a right-end view of the rod;

FIG. 7 is a perspective view of the rod; and,

FIG. 8 is an alternate perspective view of the rod.

The broken away symbols in the drawings indicate that any portion of the article beyond what is shown forms no part of the claimed design.