USD745846S1 - Solar panel electrical connector - Google Patents

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USD745846S1
USD745846S1 US29481913 US201429481913F USD745846S US D745846 S1 USD745846 S1 US D745846S1 US 29481913 US29481913 US 29481913 US 201429481913 F US201429481913 F US 201429481913F US D745846 S USD745846 S US D745846S
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FIG. 1 is an isometric view of a solar panel electrical connector showing my new design;

FIG. 2 is a second isometric view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a front view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a back view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a right side view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a left side view thereof;

FIG. 7 is a top plan view thereof; and,

FIG. 8 is a bottom plan view thereof.

The broken lines shown represent unclaimed subject matter and form no part of the claimed design.

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  1. The ornamental design for a solar panel electrical connector, as shown and described.
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US13409472 US20120222718A1 (en) 2011-03-02 2012-03-01 Photovoltaic grounding & bonding connector
US29481913 USD745846S1 (en) 2012-03-01 2014-02-12 Solar panel electrical connector

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US29542545 USD773388S1 (en) 2012-03-01 2015-10-15 Solar panel electrical connector
US29542543 USD771560S1 (en) 2012-03-01 2015-10-15 Solar panel electrical connector
US29542548 USD772801S1 (en) 2012-03-01 2015-10-15 Solar panel electrical connector

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US3260986A (en) 1963-07-15 1966-07-12 Staffel Wilhelm Ground connector for terminal strip
US3585571A (en) 1969-04-24 1971-06-15 Raymond G Davis Electric wire connector with insulation piercing means
US4327887A (en) * 1978-09-27 1982-05-04 Negurosu Electrical Ind. Co. Ltd. Mounting clip
US4384753A (en) 1981-06-26 1983-05-24 Amp Incorporated Electrical edge connector
US4784621A (en) 1987-09-14 1988-11-15 Auclair William T Wire connector
US5199905A (en) 1992-03-09 1993-04-06 Connector Manufacturing Co. Lay-in pedestal connector bar and method
US5240423A (en) 1992-06-19 1993-08-31 Burndy Corporation Structural steel grounding connector
USD344598S (en) * 1992-06-29 1994-02-22 Design Specialties, Inc. Structural extrusion
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