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United States Patent D531,108
Marazzi ,   et al. October 31, 2006

Tire tread


CLAIM The ornamental design for a tire tread, as shown and described.
Inventors: Marazzi; Eric John (Tallmadge, OH), Poling; David Charles (Uniontown, OH), Gschnell; Cristina Marie (Canal Fulton, OH), Grabo; Keith Eric (Brecksville, OH)
Assignee: The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (Akron, OH)
Appl. No.: D/240,854
Filed: October 19, 2005

Current U.S. Class: D12/523 ; D12/524; D12/528
Current International Class: 1215
Field of Search: D12/505,509,512,514-524,526-532 152/209.1,209.8,455

References Cited

U.S. Patent Documents
D384923 October 1997 Allen et al.
D490045 May 2004 Delu et al.
D490047 May 2004 Heinen et al.
D490048 May 2004 Heinen et al.
D490049 May 2004 Heinen et al.
D512012 November 2005 Delu et al.
D512013 November 2005 Delu et al.
Primary Examiner: Spear; Robert M.
Attorney, Agent or Firm: O'Planick; Richard B.


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;

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 dark stippled surface shading represents the recessed portion of the tread grooves,, having the depth shown at the top and bottom of FIG. 2.

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