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United States Patent D327,672
Iimura July 7, 1992

Image scanner


The ornamental design for an image scanner, as shown and described.
Inventors: Iimura; Masayuki (Akishima, JP)
Assignee: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha (Tokyo, JP)
[*] Notice: The portion of the term of this patent subsequent to February 11, 2006 has been disclaimed.
Appl. No.: 07/482,353
Filed: February 21, 1990

Foreign Application Priority Data

Aug 21, 1989 [JP] 1-30525

Current U.S. Class: D14/423 ; D16/232
Field of Search: D14/100,105,107,128 D16/202,214,229,232 D18/36,38,39,45 235/440,470,473,483,454 250/23R,216,566,568 358/163,483 354/80-82 355/64,75,233

References Cited

U.S. Patent Documents
D223216 March 1972 Saito et al.
D250028 October 1978 Kajiwara et al.
D276815 December 1984 Kando et al.
D283329 April 1986 Dayton
D296328 June 1988 Austin et al.
D308222 May 1990 Sano et al.
3981582 September 1976 Bookless
4803505 February 1989 Saijo et al.
Primary Examiner: Burke; Wallace R.
Assistant Examiner: Nunn; Freda S.
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Fitzpatrick, Cella, Harper & Scinto


FIG. 1 is a front elevational view of an image scanner showing my new design;

FIG. 2 is a rear elevational view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a bottom plan view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a left side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a right side elevational view thereof; and,

FIG. 7 is a perspective view thereof.

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