Title:
Knob
United States Patent D766697


Inventors:
Vergin, Matthew (St. Petersburg, FL, US)
Application Number:
29/534062
Publication Date:
09/20/2016
Filing Date:
07/24/2015
Assignee:
Electrolux Home Products, Inc. (Charlotte, NC, US)
Primary Class:
International Classes:
(IPC1-7): 0806
Field of Search:
D8/107, D8/300, D8/301, D8/307, D8/310, D8/311, D8/312, D10/102, D23/250, D23/421, 74/553, 74/554, 74/555, 74/556, 74/558, 74/543, D7/393, D7/394, D7/396, D7/543, D7/545, D7/547, D7/548, 16/110.1, 16/422, 16/426, 16/430, 16/443
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US Patent References:
D715126KnobOctober, 2014Kim et al.
D710673Control knobAugust, 2014Boo et al.
D703998Appliance knobMay, 2014Funnell, II et al.
D642042Knob for gas rangeJuly, 2011Kim et al.
D637886Appliance knob with bezelMay, 2011Bengtson
D634156Cooking knobMarch, 2011Fuller et al.
D634602Appliance knob with bezelMarch, 2011Bengtson
D628457Appliance knobDecember, 2010Bengtson
D612704Gas range knobMarch, 2010Funnell et al.
D612705KnobMarch, 2010Baker et al.
D577983KnobOctober, 2008Martin et al.
D573000KnobJuly, 2008Martin et al.
D567060Appliance knobApril, 2008Busalt et al.
D563757KnobMarch, 2008Cruver, IV et al.
D525518Appliance knobJuly, 2006BaldwinD8/310
D521314Control knob for toasterMay, 2006Ball
D521801Knob for an applianceMay, 2006HuxholdD7/393
D511669Rotary knobNovember, 2005Milller
D510515Rotary dialOctober, 2005Miller
D498657Knob and bezelNovember, 2004Milrud et al.
D444049KnobJune, 2001DecosseD8/311
4869086Blocking device for latch mechanismSeptember, 1989Richards70/210
3543605CONTROL KNOB WITH ADJUSTABLE CONNECTION MEANSDecember, 1970Sherman403/356
2420985Indicating knob for switches and the likeMay, 1947Simpson116/328
D146327N/AFebruary, 1947Trombley
2082091Control knobJune, 1937Adams, Jr.74/553



Foreign References:
CA105389August, 2005ROTARY DIAL
CA107544August, 2005TIE PLATE
CA114212February, 2007PUNCH
CA122042October, 2008KNOB
CA122043October, 2008KNOB
CA130016January, 2010GAS RANGE KNOB
CA137424July, 2011KNOB WITH BEZEL
CA137425July, 2011KNOB
CA143380November, 2012CONTROL KNOB FOR A COOKING RANGE
Other References:
U.S. Appl. No. 29/534,063, filed Jul. 24, 2015.
U.S. Appl. No. 29/534,064, filed Jul. 24, 2015.
Primary Examiner:
Holland, Derrick
Assistant Examiner:
Calve, Lauren
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Banner & Witcoff, Ltd.
Claims:
CLAIM

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

Description:

FIG. 1 is a front perspective view of a knob showing my new design;

FIG. 2 is a front view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a left side view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a right side view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a top view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a bottom view thereof;

FIG. 7 is a front perspective view of an alternative embodiment of a knob showing my new design;

FIG. 8 is a front view thereof;

FIG. 9 is a left side view thereof;

FIG. 10 is a right side view thereof;

FIG. 11 is a top view thereof; and,

FIG. 12 is a bottom view thereof.

The contrast in shading (stippling and line shading) represents a contrast in appearance only and does not represent any particular color, material, texture, or finish.