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United States Patent D777,649
Ropars ,   et al. January 31, 2017

Tire tread

Claims


CLAIM The ornamental design for a tire tread, as shown and described.
Inventors: Ropars; Olivier (Clermont-Ferrand, FR), Mosnier; David (Clermont-Ferrand, FR), Bricaud; Romain (Clermont-Ferrand, FR)
Applicant:
Name City State Country Type

COMPAGNIE GENERALE DES ETABLISSEMENTS MICHELIN
Michelin Recherche et Technique S.A.

Clermont-Ferrand
Granges-Paccot

N/A
N/A

FR
CH
Assignee: COMPAGNIE GENERALE DES ETABLISSEMENTS MICHELIN (FR)
MICHELIN RECHERCHE ET TECHNIQUE S.A. (CH)
Appl. No.: D/536,077
Filed: August 13, 2015

Foreign Application Priority Data

Feb 13, 2015 [FR] 15/0754

Current U.S. Class: D12/553
Current International Class: 1215
Field of Search: ;D12/533-567

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Primary Examiner: Spear; Robert M
Assistant Examiner: Voytek; John
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Dickinson Wright PLLC

Description



FIG. 1 is a perspective view of the tire tread of our design;

FIG. 2 is a front elevation view of the tire tread of our design;

FIG. 3 is a side elevation view of the tire tread of our design;

FIG. 4 is a side elevation view of the tire tread of our design, taken from the opposite side of that shown in FIG. 3; and,

FIG. 5 is an enlarged, partial view of FIG. 1.

In the drawings, the broken lines depict environmental subject matter that forms no part of the claimed design. The dash-dot lines represent the peripheral boundary of the claimed design. The tread pattern is understood to repeat uniformly throughout the circumference of the tire.

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