Title:
Fiber optic cable
United States Patent D826867


Inventors:
Pausan, Norin Paul (Rhyl, GB)
Walker, David John (Runcorn, GB)
Bate, Kevin Vincent (Warrington, GB)
Application Number:
29/600662
Publication Date:
08/28/2018
Filing Date:
04/13/2017
Assignee:
CommScope Technologies LLC (Hickory, NC, US)
Primary Class:
International Classes:
(IPC1-7): 1303
Field of Search:
D13/133, D13/146, D13/147, D13/153, D13/154, D8/354, D8/356, D24/197
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Foreign References:
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Other References:
“Fiber Optics Medical Lights Guides”. Found online Mar. 31, 2018 at www.fiberopticstech.com. Retrieved from https://web.archive.org/web/20130627091856/http:/www.fiberopticstech.com/products/fiber_optic_medical_light_guides.php.
“CommScope Intros Lazrspeed 550 Wide Band Multimode Fiber”. Found online Mar. 31, 2018 at www.lightwaveonline.com. Page dated Sep. 21, 2015. Retrieved from http://www.lightwaveonline.com/articles/2015/09/commscope-intros-lazrspeed-550-wideband-multimode-fiber.html.
Primary Examiner:
Matharu, Manpreet S.
Assistant Examiner:
Campbell, Jennifer M.
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Muncy, Geissler, Olds & Lowe, P.C.
Claims:
CLAIM

1. The ornamental design for a fiber optic cable, as shown and described.

Description:

FIG. 1 is a top, front perspective view of a fiber optic cable, showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a bottom, front perspective view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a front view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a left side view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a right side view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a top plan view thereof; and,

FIG. 7 is a bottom plan view thereof.

In the drawings, the evenly-spaced broken lines represent unclaimed subject matter and form no part of the claimed design. Additionally, the dash-dot-dash broken lines define the boundaries of the claimed design.