Tire tread

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

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

FIG. 5 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
U.S. Patent Documents
D390172 February 3, 1998 Johenning
D394032 May 5, 1998 Maxwell
D408000 April 13, 1999 Otani et al.
D409959 May 18, 1999 Maxwell
D462936 September 17, 2002 Maxwell
D484845 January 6, 2004 Takahashi et al.
D490771 June 1, 2004 Maxwell
D495990 September 14, 2004 Graas
D498204 November 9, 2004 Sato
D502911 March 15, 2005 Sato
Other references
  • Falken Azenis Sport Tire. 2004 Tread Design Guide, Jan. 2004, p. 23. 2/5.
Patent History
Patent number: D525579
Type: Grant
Filed: Oct 21, 2005
Date of Patent: Jul 25, 2006
Assignee: The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (Akron, OH)
Inventor: Maurice Graas (Reichlange)
Primary Examiner: Robert M. Spear
Attorney: Richard B. O'Planick
Application Number: 29/241,066