Title:
Earplug handle
Document Type and Number:
United States Patent D798436

Inventors:
Qu, Rocky (Shanghai, CN)
Jin, Zhao Xia (Shanghai, CN)
Zhang, Jex (Shanghai, CN)
Loomis, Charlotte (La Jolla, CA, US)
Mulvey, Dave (San Diego, CA, US)
Application Number:
29/519541
Publication Date:
09/26/2017
Filing Date:
03/05/2015
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Assignee:
Honeywell International Inc. (Morristown, NJ, US)
Primary Class:
International Classes:
(IPC1-7): 2404
Field of Search:
D24/106, D24/141, D24/173, D24/174, D24/133, D1/102, D1/105, D14/205, D14/206, D14/223, D21/406, D21/408, D29/112, D32/51, D32/52, D8/107
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Foreign References:
AU366566December, 2015
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Other References:
U.S. Appl. No. 29/519,523, Office Action, dated Apr. 22, 2016, 13 pages.
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Primary Examiner:
Simmons, Ian
Assistant Examiner:
Shelton, Richelle G.
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Conley Rose, P.C.
Harkins, Kristin Jordan
Claims:
CLAIM

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

Description:

FIG. 1 is a top perspective view of an earplug handle in accordance with the new design;

FIG. 2 is a bottom perspective view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a aside elevation view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a side elevation view thereof, for the side opposite that of FIG. 3;

FIG. 5 is a side elevation view thereof, for the side 90 degrees from that of FIG. 4;

FIG. 6 is a side elevation view thereof, for the side opposite that of FIG. 5;

FIG. 7 is a top elevation view thereof; and,

FIG. 8 is a bottom elevation view thereof.

The broken lines shown in the drawings are only provided to illustrate the environment of the design, and form no part of the claimed design.