Ex parte YAMAMOTO - 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          not binding precedent of the Board.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. 47              

                      UNITED STATES PATENT AND TRADEMARK OFFICE                       
                         BEFORE THE BOARD OF PATENT APPEALS                           
                                 AND INTERFERENCES                                    
                              Ex parte YASUAKI YAMAMOTO                               
                                Appeal No. 1997-1161                                  
                                Application 08/487,226                                
                                HEARD: March 21, 2000                                 

          Before OWENS, WALTZ and KRATZ, Administrative Patent Judges.                
          OWENS, Administrative Patent Judge.                                         

                                 DECISION ON APPEAL                                   
               This is an appeal from the examiner’s final rejection of               
          claims 1, 2 and 6-8, and refusal to allow claims 3-5 as                     
          amended after final rejection.  These are all of the claims in              
          the application.                                                            
                                    THE INVENTION                                     
               Appellant’s claimed invention is directed toward a flame               


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