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

FIG. 2 is a front elevation view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a side elevation view thereof;

FIG. 4 is an enlarged fragmentary plan view therof; and,

FIG. 5 is a cross-sectional view thereof taken along line 5--5 in FIG. 3.

Referenced Cited
U.S. Patent Documents
D288307 February 17, 1987 Ono
D303945 October 10, 1989 Tsuda et al.
D318832 August 6, 1991 Hutz et al.
Other references
  • 1989 Tread Design Guide, 839, B.F. Goodrich Tourine T/A Tire, Second Tire in From Bottom Right Side of Page. 1989 Tread Design Guide, p. 53, Multi-Mile Grand Spirit HR+4 Tire, third row down from top, right side of page. 1989 Tread Design Guide, p. 62, Riken STX Go Tire, second row down from top & second tire in from left side of page. 1990 Tread Design Guide, p. 31, Electra IV A/S Tire, top left side of page. Goodyear Eagle GT+4, p. 38, 1990 Tread Design Guide. Michelin Lx1, p. 48, 1990 Tread Design Guide. Michelin Sport EPX Plus, p. 48, 1990 Tread Design Guide.
Patent History
Patent number: D349476
Type: Grant
Filed: Apr 26, 1990
Date of Patent: Aug 9, 1994
Assignee: The Uniroyal Goodrich Tire Company (Akron, OH)
Inventor: Laurie W. Killian (Cuyahoga Falls, OH)
Primary Examiner: James M. Gandy
Attorneys: Alan A. Csontos, Greg Strugalski
Application Number: 7/515,156
Current U.S. Class: D12/147