FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a tire embodying our design, it being understood that the tread pattern is repeated throughout the circumference of the tire, the opposite side being substantially the same as that shown.

FIG. 2 is a front elevational view thereof.

FIG. 3 is a side elevational view thereof.

Referenced Cited
U.S. Patent Documents
D271756 December 13, 1983 Gorez
D287351 December 23, 1986 Cain
D287841 January 20, 1987 Ono
D288307 February 17, 1987 Ono
D288548 March 3, 1987 Kojima et al.
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Other references
  • Dean Starstream Radial, 1988 Tread Design Guide, p. 26, lower right-hand corner.
Patent History
Patent number: D312233
Type: Grant
Filed: Aug 18, 1988
Date of Patent: Nov 20, 1990
Assignee: Bridgestone/Firestone, Inc. (Akron, OH)
Inventors: Joseph F. Molnar (Wadsworth, OH), Bill J. Wallet (Marshallville, OH)
Primary Examiner: James M. Gandy
Attorney: Ernst H. Ruf
Application Number: 7/233,518
Current U.S. Class: D12/147