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

FIG. 2 is a front view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a rear view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a right side view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a left side view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a top plan view thereof, for which the bottom plan view is a mirror image;

FIG. 7 is an enlarged sectional view of the intersection of areas 77 in FIGS. 1 and 7′—7′ in FIG. 4;

FIG. 8 is an enlarged sectional view taken along line 88 in FIG. 2; and,

FIG. 9 is an enlarged cross-sectional view taken along line 7′—7′ in FIG. 4 and line 99 in FIG. 8.

In the drawings, the broken lines defining the sidewall, inner bead and the peripheral boundary between the claimed tire tread and the unclaimed sidewall depict environmental subject matter that forms no part of the claimed design.


The ornamental design for a tire, as shown and described.

Referenced Cited
U.S. Patent Documents
D384608 October 7, 1997 Schuster
D388371 December 30, 1997 Miyazaki
D414449 September 28, 1999 Schuster
D421583 March 14, 2000 Kemp, Jr.
D477566 July 22, 2003 Nonaka
D485231 January 13, 2004 Nonaka
D541735 May 1, 2007 Yamaguchi
D609165 February 2, 2010 Fujioka
Foreign Patent Documents
1153872 September 2002 JP
1154158 September 2002 JP
1255151 November 2005 JP
Other references
  • U.S. Appl. No. 29/334,685, Fujioka, Tire, filed Mar. 31, 2009.
  • U.S. Appl. No. 29/334,687, Fujioka, Tire, filed Mar. 31, 2009.
Patent History
Patent number: D638351
Type: Grant
Filed: Mar 31, 2009
Date of Patent: May 24, 2011
Assignee: Toyo Tire & Rubber Co., Ltd. (Osaka)
Inventor: Tsuyoshi Fujioka (Osaka)
Primary Examiner: Caron Veynar
Assistant Examiner: George D Kirschbaum
Attorney: Sterne Kessler Goldstein & Fox PLLC
Application Number: 29/334,688