Automobile tire

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FIG. 1 is a front elevational view of an automobile tire showing my new design it being understood that the tread design is repeated throughout the circumference of the tire;

FIG. 2 is a side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a perspective view thereof;

FIG. 4 is an enlarged fragmentary plan view of the tread design thereof; and

FIG. 5 is an enlarged cross sectional view thereof taken along the line 5--5 in FIG. 4.

Referenced Cited
U.S. Patent Documents
D215531 September 1969 Jacobs et al.
D243941 April 5, 1977 Koeppel
D248292 June 27, 1978 Maeda et al.
Other references
  • 1979 Tread Design Guide, p. 74, Reynolds Radial 78 Tire, bottom right side of page. 1979 Tread Design Guide, p. 166, National Highway Tire, second row up from bottom at right side of page.
Patent History
Patent number: D266064
Type: Grant
Filed: Jan 7, 1980
Date of Patent: Sep 7, 1982
Assignee: The Yokohama Rubber Co., Ltd. (Shinbashi)
Inventor: Yukio Sone (Atsugi)
Primary Examiner: James M. Gandy
Law Firm: Armstrong, Nikaido, Marmelstein & Kubovcik
Application Number: 6/110,200
Current U.S. Class: D12/142
International Classification: D1215;