Motorcycle tire


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

FIG. 2 is a front elevational view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a rear elevational view thereof; and

FIG. 5 is an enlarged fragmentary front elevation view thereof.

Referenced Cited
U.S. Patent Documents
D292079 September 29, 1987 Ikeda
D293228 December 15, 1987 Sakaki
D294932 March 29, 1988 Hayama
D294933 March 29, 1988 Ikeda
D296682 July 12, 1988 Turchetti et al.
D310192 August 28, 1990 Hayama
Other references
  • 1988 Tread Design Guide, p. 248, Dunlop K530 (front) & (rear), Street Tires, bottom right side of page. Japanese Design Publication No. G2-91192 (Japanese Design Registration No. 742,225), Title: A Motorcycle Tire, Proprietor: Bridgestone Corporation, 1988.
Patent History
Patent number: D317282
Type: Grant
Filed: Jan 31, 1989
Date of Patent: Jun 4, 1991
Assignee: Sumitomo Rubber Industries, Ltd. (Hyogo)
Inventor: Kazuo Kadomaru (Osaka)
Primary Examiner: James M. Gandy
Law Firm: Birch, Stewart, Kolasch & Birch
Application Number: 7/304,108
Current U.S. Class: D12/147