Ex parte GRAVEMANN et al. - Page 1

                                           THIS OPINION WAS NOT WRITTEN FOR PUBLICATION                                                                                                
                     The opinion in support of the decision being entered today (1)                                                                                                    
                     was not written for publication in a law journal and (2) is                                                                                                       
                     not binding precedent of the Board.                                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                 Paper No. 30                                          

                                               UNITED STATES PATENT AND TRADEMARK OFFICE                                                                                               
                                                      BEFORE THE BOARD OF PATENT APPEALS                                                                                               
                                                                         AND INTERFERENCES                                                                                             
                                         Ex parte HORST GRAVEMANN and THOMAS HELMENKAMP                                                                                                
                                                                     Appeal No. 1996-2484                                                                                              
                                                                  Application 08/239,4391                                                                                              
                                                                  HEARD: January 12, 2000                                                                                              
                     Before OWENS, WALTZ and LIEBERMAN, Administrative Patent                                                                                                          
                     OWENS, Administrative Patent Judge.                                                                                                                               

                                                                        DECISION ON APPEAL                                                                                             
                                This is an appeal from the examiner’s refusal to allow                                                                                                 
                     claims 21-34 as amended after final rejection.  These are all                                                                                                     

                                1Application for patent filed May 6, 1994.  According to                                                                                               
                     appellants, the application is a continuation of Application                                                                                                      
                     07/994,385, filed December 21, 1992, now abandoned.                                                                                                               

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