Title:
Recording apparatus
United States Patent D836113


Inventors:
Kimura, Naomi (Okaya, JP)
Kudo, Shoma (Shiojiri, JP)
Suzuki, Hidenao (Matsumoto, JP)
Kanaya, Munehide (Azumino, JP)
Application Number:
29/537554
Publication Date:
12/18/2018
Filing Date:
08/27/2015
Assignee:
SEIKO EPSON CORPORATION (Tokyo, JP)
Primary Class:
Other Classes:
D18/50, D18/53, D18/56
International Classes:
(IPC1-7): 1402
Field of Search:
D14/421-425, D14/420, D14/462-471, D14/483, D14/484, D18/55, D18/49, D18/46, D18/40-43, D18/36-39, D18/44, D18/45, D18/47, D18/48, D18/50-54, D18/56, D18/99, 235/462, 235/455, 235/470, 235/462.43, 235/482, 235/483, 358/474, 358/486, 358/488, 358/496, 358/497, 358/498, 358/452, 358/449, 358/451, 358/453, 358/1.13, 318/685, 318/696, 355/81, 355/75, 399/405, 399/367, 399/379, 399/380, 382/217, 715/209, 715/222, 715/226, 715/274, 400/613, 400/613, 400/690, 400/691-694, 347/1-9, 347/20, 347/29, 347/37, 347/40, 347/49, 347/50, 347/85-87, 347/104-108, 347/145, 347/224, 347/245, 347/263, 347/264, 347/900
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Primary Examiner:
Lee, Susan Moon
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
ONDA TECHNO INTL. PATENT ATTYS. (12-1, OMIYA-CHO 2-CHOME GIFU-CITY 500-8731)
Claims:
CLAIM

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

Description:

FIG. 1 is a front, top and right side perspective view of a recording apparatus showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a partial enlarged view of FIG. 1 with details behind the transparent viewing window not shown for ease of illustration;

FIG. 3 is another partial enlarged view of FIG. 1 showing details behind the transparent viewing window without surface shading for ease of illustration;

FIG. 4 is a perspective view of an ink tank attachment member, separately shown for clarity of illustration; and,

FIG. 5 is a perspective view with a front cover in an open position according to a second embodiment of the present design.

The features shown in broken lines in the drawings depict environmental subject matter only and form no part of the claimed design. The viewing window is transparent and depicted in solid lines. Markers on the front surfaces of ink tanks are visible through the transparent viewing window and depicted in solid lines.