Title:
Enclosure for a switch having sloping and convex curved top
United States Patent D781789


Inventors:
Drechsler, Dale Alan (Westbrook, CT, US)
Mcaleer, Gregory Bryant (Fairfield, CT, US)
Hogestyn, Bart Richard (Oxford, CT, US)
Scanzillo, Thomas Louis (Monroe, CT, US)
Application Number:
29/530778
Publication Date:
03/21/2017
Filing Date:
06/19/2015
Assignee:
Hubbell Incorporated (Shelton, CT, US)
Primary Class:
Other Classes:
D13/169
International Classes:
(IPC1-7): 1303
Field of Search:
D10/75, D10/96, D10/99, D10/100, D10/103, D13/110, D13/118, D13/123, D13/133, D13/154, D13/158-160, D13/169, D13/173, D13/177, D13/184, D13/199
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Foreign References:
DE202013004440June, 2014Schutzgehäuse zur Aufnahme mindestens einer gekapselten Baugruppe und Baugruppe hierfür
GB2463473March, 2010Mail box with hinged front panel.
GB2515016December, 2014Delivery safe
Other References:
Disconnect Enclosures from Hubbell, dated Dec. 22, 2014, [online], [site visited May 24, 2016]. Available from Internet, .
Product Datasheet, “HBLDS3—Switched Enclosure”; UPC No. 783585955001, Oct. 1, 2014, http://www.hubbellcatalog.com/wiring/section-c-datasheet.asp?FAM=Switches&PN=HBL.
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Primary Examiner:
Johannes, Thomas
Assistant Examiner:
Gingrich, Shawn T.
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Ohlandt, Greeley, Ruggiero & Perle, L.L.P.
Claims:
CLAIM

1. The ornamental design for an enclosure for a switch having sloping and convex curved top, as shown and described.

Description:

FIG. 1 is a front perspective view of an enclosure for a switch having sloping and convex curved top according to the present disclosure;

FIG. 2 is a front view of the enclosure for a switch having sloping and convex curved top of FIG. 1;

FIG. 3 is a rear view of the enclosure for a switch having sloping and convex curved top of FIG. 1;

FIG. 4 is a first side view of the enclosure for a switch having sloping and convex curved top of FIG. 1;

FIG. 5 is a second, opposite side view of the enclosure for a switch having sloping and convex curved top of FIG. 1;

FIG. 6 is a top view of the enclosure for a switch having sloping and convex curved top of FIGS. 1; and,

FIG. 7 is a bottom view of the enclosure for a switch having sloping and convex curved top of FIG. 1.

The broken line portions in the figures are included to show portions of the enclosure that form no part of the claimed design.