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United States Patent D824,030
Holley ,   et al. July 24, 2018

Valve membrane


CLAIM The ornamental design for a valve membrane, as shown and described.
Inventors: Holley; Liam (Sydney, AU), Cork; Simon Robert (Wollstonecraft, AU), Deubel; Sebastien (Caringbah, AU)
Name City State Country Type

ResMed Limited

Bella Vista


Assignee: ResMed Limited (AU)
Appl. No.: D/601,012
Filed: April 18, 2017

Current U.S. Class: D24/155
Current International Class: 2403
Field of Search: ;D23/233,249,248,259 ;137/852,511,859,15.18,2,516.11,244 ;251/331,61.1,335.2,333 ;446/71,46,48,153 ;473/588,590 ;D7/553.6,549,572,505 ;273/348.4,338 ;D21/443 ;D24/155,141 ;606/194

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Other References

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Primary Examiner: Ramirez; Cynthia
Assistant Examiner: Colan; Gino
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Lerner, David, Littenberg, Krumholz & Mentlik, LLP


FIG. 1 is a front top perspective view of a valve membrane according to our design;

FIG. 2 is a front bottom perspective view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a front elevational view thereof, the rear elevational view being a mirror image thereof;

FIG. 4 is a right side elevational view thereof, the left side elevational view being a mirror image thereof;

FIG. 5 is a top plan view thereof; and,

FIG. 6 is a bottom plan view thereof.

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