Easy To Use Patents Search & Patent Lawyer Directory

At Patents you can conduct a Patent Search, File a Patent Application, find a Patent Attorney, or search available technology through our Patent Exchange. Patents are available using simple keyword or date criteria. If you are looking to hire a patent attorney, you've come to the right place. Protect your idea and hire a patent lawyer.

Search All Patents:

  This Patent May Be For Sale or Lease. Contact Us

  Is This Your Patent? Claim This Patent Now.

Register or Login To Download This Patent As A PDF

United States Patent D319,595
Mehta ,   et al. September 3, 1991

Front panel and sides of an electronic thermostat for a programmable room air conditioner


The ornamental design for a front panel and sides of an electronic thermostat for a programmable room air conditioner, as shown and described.
Inventors: Mehta; Vinay (Germantown, TN), Pearce; Dick (Memphis, TN)
Assignee: Hunter-Melnor, Inc. (Memphis, TN)
Appl. No.: 07/350,689
Filed: May 11, 1989

Current U.S. Class: D10/50
Field of Search: D10/49,50,51,52 62/125,126,127,132,157,158,159,160,246,255 165/11.1,12,22,26 236/46R,78A,94 364/104,107,418,505,557

References Cited

U.S. Patent Documents
D256336 August 1980 Odom et al.
D264189 May 1982 Crawford et al.
D271086 October 1983 Odom
D273466 April 1984 Lawrence et al.
D290818 July 1987 Tomozawa et al.
D296776 July 1988 Hansen et al.
4085843 April 1978 Espander
4235368 November 1980 Neel
4316256 February 1982 Hendricks et al.
4374541 February 1983 Hobecman
4386649 June 1983 Hines et al.
4460125 July 1984 Barker et al.
4819714 April 1989 Otsuka et al.
Primary Examiner: Holtje; Nelson C.
Assistant Examiner: Davis; Antoine D.
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Banner, Birch, McKie & Beckett


FIG. 1 is a front and left side perspective view of an electronic thermostat for a programmable room air conditioner showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a front elevational view;

FIG. 3 is a right side elevational view; and

FIG. 4 is a top plan view thereof, the bottom plan view being a mirror image.

* * * * *

File A Patent Application

  • Protect your idea -- Don't let someone else file first. Learn more.

  • 3 Easy Steps -- Complete Form, application Review, and File. See our process.

  • Attorney Review -- Have your application reviewed by a Patent Attorney. See what's included.