Ex parte MATTES et al. - Page 5

          Appeal No. 1998-2445                                                        
          Application No. 08/604,228                                                  

          detector occurs” (specification, page 10).  There is “no                    
          movement of the spring” (Answer, page 4) in Figure 2 because                
          this is strictly a test mode.  In Figure 5, the spring 5, the               
          receiving element 2 and the inertia body 3 have all undergone               
          movement because of vertical acceleration of the sensor                     
          arrangement.  Figure 7 illustrates an over rolling of the                   
          sensor arrangement.                                                         
               The examiner’s request for additional software and                     
          hardware details of the “central evaluation unit” is not                    
          reasonable since the appellants are not claiming any specific               
          type of evaluation unit, and the examiner has not explained                 
          why the skilled artisan would have to resort to undue                       
          experimentation to arrive at an evaluation unit that takes                  
          advantage of the noted “a change of the damping of the                      
          electrical oscillation circuit” 10 (Figure 4).                              
               In summary, the lack of enablement rejection is reversed               
          because the scope of the claims on appeal bears a reasonable                
          correlation to the scope of enablement provided by the                      
          specification.  Genentech, Inc. v Novo Nordisk A/S, 108 F.3d                
          1361, 1365, 42 USPQ2d 1001, 1004 (Fed. Cir.), cert. denied,                 
          118 S. Ct. 397 (1997).                                                      

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