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United States Patent D362,684
Samuelson ,   et al. September 26, 1995

Tape dispenser

Claims


The ornamental design for a tape dispenser, as shown and described.
Inventors: Samuelson; Bruce E. (Stillwater, MN), Albrecht; Gary A. (Mahtomedi, MN), Carlson; Casey L. (Edina, MN), Therriault; David J. (Stillwater, MN)
Assignee: Minnesota Mining and Manufacturing Company (St. Paul, MN)
Appl. No.: D/028,741
Filed: September 21, 1994

Current U.S. Class: D19/69 ; D19/67
Field of Search: D19/35,36,65,67,68,69,95,99,100 225/6,7,19,24,34,35,45,56,57,65,77,89 242/55.3 156/510,523,527,584

References Cited

U.S. Patent Documents
D177870 May 1956 Loeb
D179091 October 1956 Pangburn
D197157 December 1963 Casey
D239620 April 1976 Fritzinger
D245914 September 1977 Fritzinger
D259643 June 1981 Pearson
2685416 August 1954 Smith
3149764 September 1964 Waltz
3968915 July 1976 Schleicher
4627560 December 1986 Samuelson
4961525 October 1990 Corbo et al.

Other References

Page for "Instructions and parts list" for Scotch.TM. Brand H-122 Dispenser. .
Jacobs Gardner Office Products .COPYRGT.1990, see p. 808, circled dispenser--upper left. .
Jacobs Gardner Office Products .COPYRGT.1990, see p. 809, circled dispenser--upper left..

Primary Examiner: Thompson; Martie
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Griswold; Gary L. Kirn; Walter N. Huebsch; William L.

Description



FIG. 1 is a top, left, front isometric view of a first embodiment of a tape dispenser showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a left side elevational view of the tape dispenser illustrated in FIG. 1, the right side elevational view being the mirror image thereof;

FIG. 3 is a top plan view of the tape dispenser illustrated in FIG. 1;

FIG. 4 is a bottom plan view of the tape dispenser illustrated in FIG. 1;

FIG. 5 is a front elevational view of the tape dispenser illustrated in FIG. 1;

FIG. 6 is a rear elevational view of the tape dispenser illustrated in FIG. 1;

FIG. 7 is a top, left, front isometric view of a second embodiment of a tape dispenser showing our new design;

FIG. 8 is a left side elevational view of the tape dispenser illustrated in FIG. 7, the right side elevational view being the mirror image thereof;

FIG. 9 is a top plan view of the tape dispenser illustrated in FIG. 7;

FIG. 10 is a bottom plan view of the tape dispenser illustrated in FIG. 7;

FIG. 11 is a front elevational view of the tape dispenser illustrated in FIG. 7; and,

FIG. 12 is a rear elevational view of the tape dispenser illustrated in FIG. 7.

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