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United States Patent D597,474
Yamakawa ,   et al. August 4, 2009

Tire for automobile


CLAIM The ornamental design for a tire for automobile, as shown and described.
Inventors: Yamakawa; Hideto (Hyogo-ken, JP), Sakaguchi; Tetsuya (Hyogo, JP), Murata; Takehiko (Hyogo, JP)
Assignee: The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (Akron, OH)
Appl. No.: D/271,317
Filed: January 16, 2007

Foreign Application Priority Data

Jul 12, 2006 [JP] 2006-018421
Jul 12, 2006 [JP] 2006-018422

Current U.S. Class: D12/519 ; D12/523
Current International Class: 1215
Field of Search: D12/505-532,900-901 152/209.1,209.8-209.18,209.25-209.28,455

References Cited

U.S. Patent Documents
D432956 October 2000 Ricquet
D447097 August 2001 Graas et al.
D452667 January 2002 Tsubono
D464020 October 2002 Dahlberg et al.
D490045 May 2004 Delu et al.
D515019 February 2006 Umstot et al.
D522442 June 2006 Shirouzu
D524233 July 2006 Marazzi et al.
D524236 July 2006 Marazzi et al.
D525186 July 2006 Martin
D551156 September 2007 Shinohara et al.
D558128 December 2007 Delu et al.
D560595 January 2008 Bindner et al.
Primary Examiner: Cadmus; Stacia
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 claimed tire tread and the unclaimed sidewall depict environmental subject matter that forms no part of the claimed design.

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