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Publication numberUSD450676 S1
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/135,104
Publication date20 Nov 2001
Filing date5 Jan 2001
Priority date5 Jan 2001
Publication number135104, 29135104, US D450676 S1, US D450676S1, US-S1-D450676, USD450676 S1, USD450676S1
InventorsJames J. Huttner
Original AssigneeBionix Development Corporation
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Curette tip
US D450676 S1
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  1. The ornamental design for a curette tip, as shown and described.

FIG. 1 is a top view of a curette tip showing my new design;

FIG. 2 is a side elevational view of the left side of the curette tip; the right side is a mirror image of this figure;

FIG. 3 is a bottom view of the curette tip;

FIG. 4 is an end view of the left end of the curette tip;

FIG. 5 is an end view of the right end of the curette tip; and,

FIG. 6 is a perspective view of the curette tip.

Non-Patent Citations
1A flyer entitled "A Convenient and Gentle Approach to Aural Examination" published and distributed prior to Jun. 1996. Flyer discloses designs of three plastic curettes dold by Bionix prior to Jun. 1996.
2A MILTEX catalog page (p. 274) showing steel curettes sold prior to Jun. 1996. The catalog page was also published and distributed prior to Jun. 1996.
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U.S. ClassificationD24/147, D24/146, D24/133