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United States Patent D730,962
Ominami ,   et al. June 2, 2015

Base of a thin membrane holder for an electron microscope


CLAIM We claim the ornamental design for a base of a thin membrane holder for an electron microscope, as shown and described.
Inventors: Ominami; Yusuke (Tokyo, JP), Kawanishi; Shinsuke (Tokyo, JP), Suzuki; Hiroyuki (Tokyo, JP), Ajima; Masahiko (Tokyo, JP)
Name City State Country Type

Hitachi High-Technologies Corporation



Appl. No.: D/484,245
Filed: March 7, 2014

Foreign Application Priority Data

Sep 9, 2013 [JP] 2013-020822

Current U.S. Class: D16/131
Current International Class: 1606
Field of Search: ;D13/131 ;359/369-378,381,382,383,384,385,391-398,503-506,507,892 ;356/244-246

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Primary Examiner: Holland; Derrick
Assistant Examiner: Calve; Lauren
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Baker Botts L.L.P.


FIG. 1 is a front, top and right side perspective view of a base of a thin membrane holder for an electron microscope showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a rear, bottom and right side perspective view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a front elevational view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a rear elevational view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a bottom plan view thereof;

FIG. 7 is a left side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 8 is a right side elevational view thereof; and,

FIG. 9 is a cross sectional view taken along the lines 9-9 of FIG. 3.

The broken line hatching shown in FIG. 9 represents unclaimed subject matter and forms no part of the claimed design.

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