The FIGURE is a perspective view of a tire showing our new design.

It is understood that the tread pattern continues as shown throughout the circumference of the tire and the tread shoulder on the side opposite the portion shown is a mirror image thereof.

Referenced Cited
U.S. Patent Documents
D243757 March 22, 1977 Hayakawa et al.
Other references
  • Modern Tire Dealer, 9/78, Retreadmonth Section, p. 14, Tire No. 4, lower right side of page. 1971 Tread Design Guide, p. 168, Mobil (West Coast) All Purpose Tire, top left side of page.
Patent History
Patent number: D260872
Type: Grant
Filed: Feb 21, 1980
Date of Patent: Sep 22, 1981
Assignee: The B. F. Goodrich Company (Akron, OH)
Inventors: David A. Wright (Louisville, CO), Maija V. Strauts (Akron, OH)
Primary Examiner: James M. Gandy
Attorney: Joe A. Powell
Application Number: 6/123,221
Current U.S. Class: D12/146
International Classification: D1215;