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United States Patent D782,960
Tikka ,   et al. April 4, 2017



CLAIM The ornamental design for a tyre, as shown and described.
Inventors: Tikka; Jorma (Tampere, FI), Nummi; Niko (Tampere, FI), Bukarev; Slava (Tampere, FI)
Name City State Country Type

Tikka; Jorma
Nummi; Niko
Bukarev; Slava



Assignee: NOKIAN TYRES PLC (Nokia, FI)
Appl. No.: D/557,846
Filed: March 12, 2016

Foreign Application Priority Data

Oct 2, 2015 [EP] 002807255

Current U.S. Class: D12/531
Current International Class: 1215
Field of Search: ;152/5,151,152.1,167,208,209.1-209.28,246,450,526,527,532,535,538,541 ;D12/145,500-605,900-901 ;D21/425-435,495

References Cited [Referenced By]

U.S. Patent Documents
D444425 July 2001 Maxwell
D490769 June 2004 Diensthuber
D566037 April 2008 Raatikainen
D593932 June 2009 Wildenhain
D606001 December 2009 Fugier
D644594 September 2011 Seng
D644983 September 2011 Seng
D667777 September 2012 Jamot
D741784 October 2015 Son
D756893 May 2016 Son
2015/0352902 December 2015 Takei
Primary Examiner: Matharu; Manpreet
Assistant Examiner: Wilson; Keith
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Klauber & Jackson LLC


FIG. 1 is a front, left side perspective view of a tyre showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a front elevation view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a left side view thereof, the right side view being the mirror image thereof;

FIG. 4 is a partial front elevational view taken from FIG. 2 and shown in an enlarged scale;

FIG. 5 is an enlarged fragmentary front view showing a central circumferential tread band;

FIG. 6 is an enlarged fragmentary front view showing a right lateral edge cleat with adjacent cleat elements disposed laterally inboard;

FIG. 7 is an enlarged fragmentary front view showing an individual cleat located on the left lateral edge of the tread; and,

FIG. 8 is an enlarged fragmentary front view showing a channel that is disposed between radially adjacent cleats located on the left lateral edge of the tread.

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