Tire tread


FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a tire tread;

FIG. 2 is a front elevational view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a side elevational view thereof; and,

FIG. 4 is an enlarged fragmentary front view thereof.

The tread pattern is understood to be repeated uniformly throughout the circumference of the tire tread.

The broken line showing of the tire sidewall in the drawings is for illustrative purposes only and forms no part of the claimed design.

Referenced Cited
U.S. Patent Documents
D328583 August 11, 1992 Grass et al.
D335643 May 18, 1993 Hino
D346349 April 26, 1994 Himuro et al.
D351368 October 11, 1994 Graas et al.
Other references
  • 1993 Tread Design Guide, p. 19, Centennial Interceptor M&S Tire, third row down from top, left side of page. Noika NRW Tire--Sep., 1991.
Patent History
Patent number: D362420
Type: Grant
Filed: Mar 1, 1994
Date of Patent: Sep 19, 1995
Assignee: The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (Akron, OH)
Inventors: Richard Heinen (Habay-la-Neuve), John C. M. Munster (Ettelbruck)
Primary Examiner: James M. Gandy
Attorney: T. P. Lewandowski
Application Number: 0/19,380
Current U.S. Class: D12/147