Title:
Combined ribbon and tape cartridge
United States Patent D356333


Inventors:
Pearce, Edwin M. (San Francisco, CA)
Salinas, Ricardo (San Francisco, CA)
Application Number:
29/018262
Publication Date:
03/14/1995
Filing Date:
02/02/1994
Assignee:
Smith Corona Corporation (Cortland, NY)
Primary Class:
Field of Search:
D18/56, 400/208
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US Patent References:
D347241Tape cartridge for tape writing machineMay, 1994Watanabe et al.D18/56
D320391Tape supply cartridgeOctober, 1991PaqueD14/121
4983058Tape holding caseJanuary, 1991Nagae400/249
D311416Thermal printer tape ribbon cartridgeOctober, 1990Richardson et al.D18/12
4867587Printer for monochrome and color printingSeptember, 1989Kishida et al.400/208
4844636Unitary tape-ribbon cartridge for lettering systemJuly, 1989Paque400/208
4671687Eraser of characters etc.June, 1987Tamai400/208
4594011Ink cartridge changeover device in an ink ribbon cassette for a printerJune, 1986Hayashi400/208
4502801Ribbon cassette for word processors, printers and typewritersMarch, 1985Hefti et al.400/208
4440977Pushbutton decoder and printerApril, 1984Pao et al.400/120
4406553Disposable, snap-in-type ribbon cassette having a resilient ribbon spool mounting armSeptember, 1983Nally et al.400/208
4383775Ribbon shieldMay, 1983Nammell et al.400/208
4353657Ribbon feed mechanism and correction tape feed mechanism for a typewriterOctober, 1982Schaefer400/208
4226547Printing cartridgeOctober, 1980Bradshaw et al.400/613



Foreign References:
JP0106985June, 1984400/208
JP0018373January, 1985400/208
JP0207679August, 1988400/208
JP0008077January, 1989400/208
JP4156378May, 1992400/208
Other References:
IBM Technical Disclosure Bulletin; vol. 25; No. 15, May 1983; Cartridge for Ribbon.
Primary Examiner:
MACCORMAC, CATHY A
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
KENNETH W. GREB (CORTLAND, NY, US)
Claims:
1. The ornamental design for a combined ribbon and tape cartridge, as shown.

Description:

FIG. 1 is a top, front, left side perspective view of a combined ribbon and tape cartridge showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a bottom plan view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a front elevational view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a rear elevational view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a left side elevational view thereof; and,

FIG. 7 is a right side elevational view thereof.