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United States Patent D814,558
Rognlien ,   et al. April 3, 2018

Guitar fret cleaning guard


CLAIM The ornamental design for a guitar fret cleaning guard, as shown and described.
Inventors: Rognlien; Rand (Sonoma, CA), Schouten; Pieter (Berkley, CA)
Name City State Country Type




Assignee: Music Nomad, LLC (Sonoma, CA)
Appl. No.: D/580,431
Filed: October 10, 2016

Current U.S. Class: D17/20; D8/14
Current International Class: 1703
Field of Search: ;D17/14,20,21,99 ;D8/107,303,307,DIG.7,DIG.4,98,105,88,499,14 ;D19/108-110,199 ;D28/7,76,77 ;D7/693

References Cited [Referenced By]

U.S. Patent Documents
332657 December 1885 Humphrey
D190067 April 1961 Reedy
3176390 April 1965 Robinson
D379497 May 1997 Renfro
D525510 July 2006 Holby
D732734 June 2015 Poletto
D755587 May 2016 Melia
D757505 May 2016 Wegwerth
Foreign Patent Documents
201330032184 Jan 2013 CN

Other References

Amazon, Andoer Fretboard Protector Guards, first available Jun. 16, 2014, [online], [site visited on Jan. 2, 2018]. Available from Internet, URL: <https://www.amazon.com/Andoer-Stainless-Fretboard-Protector-Fingerboa- rd/dp/B00L0X8ATE> (Year: 2014). cited by examiner .
Amazon, Angled Icing Spatula, first available May 11, 2012, [online], [site visited on Jan. 2, 2018]. Available from Internet, URL: <https://www.amazon.com/Wilton-Angled-Spatula-13-Inch-409-7716/dp/B00F- 0A6FYU/ref=sr_1_36?ie=UTF8&gid=1514927612&sr=8-36&keywords=PALETTE+KNIFE&g- t; (Year: 2012). cited by examiner.

Primary Examiner: Lane; Sheryl
Assistant Examiner: Wood; Samantha N
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Bond Schoeneck & King, PLLC McGuire; George


FIG. 1 is a perspective view of the guitar fret cleaning guard;

FIG. 2 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a bottom plan view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a first side elevation view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a second side elevation view thereof;

FIG. 6 is front elevation view thereof; and,

FIG. 7 is a rear elevation view thereof.

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