Title:
Acoustic barrier
United States Patent D837414


Inventors:
Wilson, Richard (Hertfordshire, GB)
Application Number:
29/551387
Publication Date:
01/01/2019
Filing Date:
01/13/2016
Assignee:
SONOBEX LIMITED (Hertfordshire, GB)
Primary Class:
International Classes:
(IPC1-7): 2501
Field of Search:
D25/138-163, 52/144, 52/145
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Other References:
SonoTEC Low Frequency Acoustic Panel (on-line), no date available. Retrieved from Internet Sep. 13, 2017, URL: http://www.sonobex.com/content/uploads/2017/02/Data-sheet-Sonobarrier-Low-Frequency2 (1 page).
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Primary Examiner:
Koenig, Vy N.
Assistant Examiner:
Barnes, Kimberly
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Nixon & Vanderhye P.C.
Claims:
CLAIM

1. The ornamental design for an acoustic barrier, as shown and described.

Description:

FIG. 1 is a front perspective view of an acoustic barrier of a first embodiment;

FIG. 2 is a front view of the first embodiment;

FIG. 3 is a rear view of the first embodiment, showing the acoustic barrier with a backing sheet;

FIG. 4 is a top view of the first embodiment;

FIG. 5 is a bottom view of the first embodiment;

FIG. 6 is a left view of the first embodiment;

FIG. 7 is a right view of the first embodiment;

FIG. 8 is a rear perspective view of the first embodiment;

FIG. 9 is a front perspective view of an acoustic barrier without a backing sheet of a second embodiment;

FIG. 10 is a front view of the second embodiment;

FIG. 11 is a rear view of the second embodiment, showing the acoustic barrier without a backing sheet;

FIG. 12 is a top view of the second embodiment;

FIG. 13 is a bottom view of the second embodiment;

FIG. 14 is a left view of the second embodiment;

FIG. 15 is a right view of the second embodiment; and,

FIG. 16 is a rear perspective view of the second embodiment.

The acoustic barrier is shown with a symbolic break in its width. The appearance of any portion of the article between the break lines forms no part of the claimed design.