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Publication numberUSD530439 S1
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 09/385,129
Publication date17 Oct 2006
Filing date27 Aug 1999
Priority date6 Sep 1984
Also published asUSD530438
Publication number09385129, 385129, US D530439 S1, US D530439S1, US-S1-D530439, USD530439 S1, USD530439S1
InventorsAnthony Maglica
Original AssigneeMag Instrument, Inc.
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
US D530439 S1
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  1. The ornamental design for a flashlight, as shown and described.

FIG. 1 is a front perspective view of a flashlight showing my new design;

FIG. 2 is a side elevational view thereof; and,

FIG. 3 is a front elevational view thereof.

Non-Patent Citations
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11"Mag-Lite", "Standard Head "D" & "C" Size Commercial Specifications", 2 pg. marked Confidential-Counsel Eyes Only-(Ex BRX 119).
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51Kel-Lite Flashlight Advertising-Near Indestructible pages (Ex. DX 5010).
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54Mag-Lite add, 1 pg. by Nationwide Sports Distributor, (Ex. BRX 220).
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57Mag-Lite, 1 pg. ad by The 63rd CSGA Annual National Convention and Exhibition, Feb. 3-6, 1980 (Ex. BRX 219).
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63Pro-Light brochure, by VSI Recreation Products, 2 pgs. (Ptf's Ex. CX-1312).
64Pro-Light brochure, Jabsco Products ITT (1978), 4 pg. brochure (Ex. DX 5026).
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69Safariland 1977, 5 pg. brochure (Ex. DX 5017).
70Safariland 1980 brochure, 8 pgs. (Ex. DX 5021).
71Safariland 76, 4 pg. brochure (Ex. Dx 5020).
72Safariland Kel-lite: "The Last Flashlight You'll Ever Have To Buy", 3 pg. brochure (Ex. BRX 200).
73Safariland Pursuit Case-Firepower, 2 pg. ad (Ptf's Ex. 3042).
74Safariland, 4 pg. brochure (Ex. DX 5015).
75Sa-So Sargent-Sowell Inc. brochure, 7 pgs. (Ex. BRX 206).
76Sireno Pro-Light, Professional Flashlights, 1 pg. ad by Jabsco Products ITT (1978) (Ex. DX 5028).
77The Sunday Oregonian, Dec. 1982 "From: GI Joe's", 1 pg. ad re Mag-Lite (Ptf's Ex. 3055).
78View of flashlight Ex. DX 5628.
79View of flashlight, (Ptf's Ex. 100).
80View of flashlight, (Ptf's Ex. 103).
81View of flashlight, (Ptf's Ex. 104).
82View of flashlight, (Ptf's Ex. 106).
83View of flashlight, (Ptf's Ex. 108).
84View of flashlight, (Ptf's Ex. 247).
85View of flashlight, (Ptf's Ex. 699).
86View of flashlight, (Ptf's Ex. 701).
87View of flashlight, (Ptf's Ex. 92).
88View of flashlight, (Ptf's Ex. 93).
89View of flashlight, (Ptf's Ex. 95).
90View of flashlight, (Ptf's Ex. 96).
91View of flashlight, (Ptf's Ex. 98).
92View of flashlight, Ex. DX 5462.
93View of flashlight, Ex. DX 5625.
94View of flashlight, Ex. DX 5626.
95View of flashlight, Ex. DX 5629.
96View of flashlight, Ex. DX 5640.
97View of flashlight, Ex. DX 5641.
98View of flashlight, Ex. DX 5643.
99View of flashlights, (6) (Ptf's Ex. 415).
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U.S. ClassificationD26/49