Tire tread

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FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a tire tread showing our new design, it being understood that the 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; the other side being a mirror image thereof; and,

FIG. 4 is an enlarged fragmentary front elevational view thereof.

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


The ornamental Design for a tire tread, as shown and described.

Referenced Cited
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D322237 December 10, 1991 Nakatani
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D355876 February 28, 1995 Diensthuber
D360175 July 11, 1995 Eromaki
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Patent History
Patent number: D512682
Type: Grant
Filed: Dec 22, 2004
Date of Patent: Dec 13, 2005
Assignee: The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (Akron, OH)
Inventors: Dieter Rolf Jürgen Krenz (Linsengericht), Helmut Otto Meister (Alzenau), Oliver Knispel (Gelnhausen-Hailer)
Primary Examiner: Robert M. Spear
Attorney: Richard B. O'Planick
Application Number: 29/220,009