Title:
Wheel cap
Document Type and Number:
United States Patent D798790

Inventors:
Meyer, Kim G. (Destin, FL, US)
Application Number:
29/531795
Publication Date:
10/03/2017
Filing Date:
06/30/2015
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Assignee:
Meyer Kim G.
Primary Class:
International Classes:
(IPC1-7): 1216
Field of Search:
D12/204-213, 301/37.25, 301/5.22, D7/392.1, D7/391, D7/629, D7/538, D9/447, D9/438, D9/443
US Patent References:
D761183Wheel center capJuly, 2016BennettD12/213
9327340Method and apparatus for constructing a floating wheel capMay, 2016Bazerkanian
8632135Wheel with internal spinner and locking mechanismJanuary, 2014Miansian301/37.25
D453914Wheel capFebruary, 2002DumiganD12/213
D393441Vehicle hub capApril, 1998LombardD12/204
D392240Vehicle wheel center capMarch, 1998KingslandD12/213
3963956Article for increasing the life expectancy of filament light bulbsJune, 1976Beining257/701
Other References:
“2003 GMC Sierra 1500 Chrome WHeel Center Cap for Models with 6 Round Spoke Wheels General Motors 15712389” at www.1aauto.com Sep. 30, 2016 (1 page).
“2005 GMC Envoy Silver Wheel Center Cap for Models with 17 Inch Round Spoke Wheels General Motors 9595346” at www.1aauto.com Sep. 30, 2016 (2 pages).
Primary Examiner:
Cadmus, Stacia
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Thomas | Horstemeyer, LLP
Claims:
CLAIM

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

Description:

FIG. 1 is a perspective view of the wheel cap exploded away from a wheel shown in broken lines which forms no part of the claimed design;

FIG. 2 is an elevational view of the wheel cap of FIG. 1;

FIG. 3 is a top plan view from the top of FIG. 2;

FIG. 4 is a bottom plan view, opposite that of FIG. 3;

FIG. 5 is an end elevation view of FIG. 2 taken from the left of FIG. 2 looking towards the left end of the wheel cap, of which the opposite end is a mirror image;

FIG. 6 is a sectional view taken along lines 6-6 in FIG. 2, depicting the outer surface shown in FIG. 2 as convex and the opposite inner surface as concave; and,

FIG. 7 is an enlarged view of the lower edge of the wheel cap of FIG. 6 depicting the cross-section of the notch along lines 6-6 in FIG. 2.

The wheel cap is shown in an enlarged scale in FIGS. 2-7.

The broken line showing of the logo in FIGS. 1 and 2 depict environmental subject matter only and forms no part of the claimed design.