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Provisional Patent Drawings

Provisional Patent Drawings
« on: March 12, 2017, 07:32:30 AM »
When I create my Provisional Patent, am I allowed to use Photos in lieu of drawings?  Should I include photos at all in my Provisional Patent or wait until the final Patent?


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Re: Provisional Patent Drawings
« Reply #1 on: March 12, 2017, 12:44:35 PM »
Photos are okay for the provisional (but not ideal).  The patent rules say you should use black and white line drawings.   A good patent draftsman should be able to convert photos to proper patent drawings for about $30-$50 per photo. 

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