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United States Patent D379,395
Aird May 20, 1997

Bumper for a skate boot


The ornamental design for a bumper for a skate boot, as shown.
Inventors: Aird; Frederic (Outremont, CA)
Assignee: Sport Maska Inc. (Quebec, CA)
Appl. No.: D/048,340
Filed: December 26, 1995

Current U.S. Class: D2/972 ; D2/904; D2/976; D21/776
Current International Class: 2102
Field of Search: D21/224-230 D2/904,318 280/11.18,11.19,11.2,11.22,11.27,8.11 36/115,28,69,71

References Cited

U.S. Patent Documents
D265115 June 1982 Dornseif
D300084 March 1989 Ito et al.
D305560 January 1990 Hoshizaki et al.
D368355 April 1996 Loving
D371672 July 1996 Hoshizaki et al.
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5234230 August 1993 Crane et al.
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Other References

Koho Ultimate Skate Advertisement disseminated prior to Dec. 1995. .
Mega Skate Advertisement disseminated prior to Dec. 1995. .
Proto Mission Skate Advertisement disseminated prior to Dec. 1995..

Primary Examiner: Barkai; Raphael
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Dick and Harris


FIG. 1 is a fromt elevational view of a skate showing a new ornamental design for the bumper for a skate boot;

FIG. 2 is a back 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; and,

FIG. 6 is a right side elevational view thereof.

The broken line showing of the skate in FIGS. 1-6 is for illustrative purposes only and forms no part of the claimed design.

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