Title:
Operating panel for a copier
United States Patent D664591


Inventors:
Ohta, Kenji (Osaka, JP)
Saito, Naoki (Osaka, JP)
Application Number:
29/385960
Publication Date:
07/31/2012
Filing Date:
02/23/2011
Assignee:
Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha (Osaka, JP)
Primary Class:
International Classes:
(IPC1-7): 1603
Field of Search:
D18/36-41, D18/44-56, 222/DIG.1, 271/3.14, 271/8.1, 271/226, 271/278, 355/97, 355/99, 358/1.1, 399/1-7, 399/16, 399/75, 399/81, 399/107, 399/130, 399/151, 399/361, 399/365, 399/367, 399/381-383, 399/388
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Other References:
U.S. Appl. No. 29/385,520, filed Feb. 15, 2011. Pending.
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U.S. Appl. No. 29/385,527, filed Feb. 15, 2011. Pending.
Primary Examiner:
RADEMAKER, CHARLES GARTH
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
NIXON & VANDERHYE, PC (ARLINGTON, VA, US)
Claims:
CLAIM

1. The ornamental design for an “operating panel for a copier,” as shown and described.

Description:

FIG. 1 is a right, top, front perspective view of an operating panel for a copier in accordance with our design, shown in the environment of a copier to which it is attached;

FIG. 2 is a front elevation view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a rear elevation view of a copier, the operating panel not visible in this view;

FIG. 4 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a bottom plan view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a right side elevation view thereof;

FIG. 7 is a left side elevation view thereof;

FIG. 8 is a right, top, front perspective view showing the operating panel separated from the copier; and,

FIG. 9 is right, top, front perspective view similar to FIG. 1 but with the operating panel shown in a tilted position.

The broken lines depict environmental subject matter only and form no part of the claimed design.