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United States Patent D260,738
Smith September 15, 1981

Carpenters' lay-off tape


The ornamental design for carpenters' lay-off tape, as shown and described.
Inventors: Smith; Floyd A. (Clayton, IN)
Appl. No.: 05/865,047
Filed: December 27, 1977

Related U.S. Patent Documents

Application NumberFiling DatePatent NumberIssue Date
819206Jul., 1977

Current U.S. Class: D10/71
Current International Class: D1004
Field of Search: D10/71,72 33/483,484,494,137R,138R

References Cited

U.S. Patent Documents
D199807 December 1904 Wilson
D224717 September 1972 Pistorious
D247878 May 1978 Covey
2077828 April 1937 Dombrowski
2187087 January 1940 Leary
2210422 August 1940 Mercer
2799935 July 1957 Anderson
4149320 April 1979 Troyer
Foreign Patent Documents
726856 Mar., 1955 GB
Primary Examiner: Holtje; Nelson C.
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Benoit, Smith & Laughlin


FIG. 1 is a front elevational view of a carpenter's lay-off tape showing my new design;

FIG. 2 is a rear elevational view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a front elevational view of another embodiment of my new design of FIGS. 1 and 2.

Portions of FIGS. 1-3 are shown broken away for ease of illustration, the rear of FIG. 3 is identical with that of FIG. 2 and the tape is conventionally of no appreciable thickness.

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