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United States Patent D465,542
Bloch November 12, 2002

Combined sheath with a locking mechanism and knife


The ornamental design for a combined sheath with a locking mechanism and knife, as shown and described.
Inventors: Bloch; David R. (Boulder, CO)
Assignee: Outdoor Edge Cutlery Corp. (Boulder, CO)
Appl. No.: D/091,488
Filed: January 28, 1997

Current U.S. Class: D22/118 ; D3/220
Current International Class: 2205
Field of Search: D22/118,117 D3/220 30/151,162 224/232

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Primary Examiner: Oliver; Catherine R.
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Margolis; Donald W.


FIG. 1 is a front elevational view of a combined sheath with a locking mechanism and knife showing my new design;

FIG. 2 is a rear elevational view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a bottom plan view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a right side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a left side view elevational thereof;

FIG. 7 is an upper right side perspective view thereof;

FIG. 8 is a front side elevational view of the knife alone, showing my new design, the rear side elevational view being a mirror image thereof;

FIG. 9 is a right side elevational view of the knife of FIG. 8; and,

FIG. 10 is a bottom plan view of a combined sheath with a locking mechanism and knife, similar to FIG. 3, but showing the knife partially inserted into the sheath.

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