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United States Patent D464,020
Dahlberg ,   et al. October 8, 2002

Tire tread


The ornamental Design for a tire tread, as shown and described.
Inventors: Dahlberg; Johan Peter (Luxembourg, LU), Delu; Jerome Marcel Germain (Helmsange, LU)
Assignee: The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (Akron, OH)
Appl. No.: D/148,612
Filed: September 24, 2001

Current U.S. Class: D12/518
Current International Class: 1215
Field of Search: D12/515,517,518 152/209.1,209.8,209.9,209.18,209.25,209.28,455

References Cited

U.S. Patent Documents
5016695 May 1991 Kuze et al.
5327953 July 1994 Ichiki
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5591280 January 1997 Asano
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5871598 February 1999 Tomita
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Primary Examiner: Spear; Robert M.
Attorney, Agent or Firm: King; David L.


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 side elevational view thereof,

FIG. 4 is a side elevational view of the opposite side from that shown in FIG. 3 thereto; and,

FIG. 5 is an enlarged fragmentary perspective view.

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

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