Automobile tire


FIG. 1 is a perspective view of an automobile tire showing my new design it being understood that the tread pattern is repeated uniformly throughout the circumference of the tire, the opposite side being substantially the same as that shown;

FIG. 2 is a front elevational view thereof; and

FIG. 3 is a side elevational view thereof.

Referenced Cited
U.S. Patent Documents
D50840 May 1917 Kocontes
D51499 November 1917 Klopfenstein
Other references
  • 1988 Tread Design Guide, a Bennett Garfield Publication, p. 31, Dunlop Qualifier M & S Radial Snow Tire.
Patent History
Patent number: D312995
Type: Grant
Filed: Aug 15, 1988
Date of Patent: Dec 18, 1990
Assignee: Sumitomo Rubber Industries, Ltd. (Hyogo)
Inventor: Kenji Tagashira (Hyogo)
Primary Examiner: James M. Gandy
Law Firm: Birch, Stewart, Kolasch & Birch
Application Number: 7/232,379
Current U.S. Class: D12/147