Tire tread


FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a tire tread, it being understood that the tread pattern repeats uniformly throughout the circumference of the tread;

FIG. 2 is a front elevational view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a right side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a left side elevational view thereof; and,

FIG. 5 is an enlarged fragmentary front view thereof.

The broken lines defining the inner bead, the sidewall, and the peripheral boundary between the sidewall and the tread are for illustrative purposes only and form no part of the claimed design.

Referenced Cited
U.S. Patent Documents
D335643 May 18, 1993 Hino
Other references
  • Brigadier Ultra Tech GTV+4 Tire, 1995 Tread Design Guide, p. 12. Jan. 1995.
Patent History
Patent number: D384314
Type: Grant
Filed: Sep 5, 1996
Date of Patent: Sep 30, 1997
Assignee: The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (Akron, OH)
Inventor: Richard Heinen (Habay-la-Neuve)
Primary Examiner: James Gandy
Assistant Examiner: Robert Spear
Attorney: T. P. Lewandowski
Application Number: 0/59,207
Current U.S. Class: D12/147
International Classification: 1215;