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Publication numberUSD324840 S
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 07/468,997
Publication dateMar 24, 1992
Filing dateJan 22, 1990
Publication number07468997, 468997, US D324840 S, US D324840S, US-S-D324840, USD324840 S, USD324840S
InventorsPaul B. Maxwell, Philip S. Hammond, Darrell E. Covert
Original AssigneeThe Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Tire tread and buttress
US D324840 S
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  1. The ornamental design for a tire tread and buttress, as shown and described.

FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a tire tread and buttress showing our new design, it being understood that the pattern is repeated throughout the circumference of the tread and buttress, the opposite side being substantially the same as that shown;

FIG. 2 is a front elevational view thereof;

FIG. 3 is an enlarged side elevational view of one side thereof; and,

FIG. 4 is an enlarged fragmentary side elevational view of the other side thereof.

The broken line showing of environmental structures in FIGS. 1, 3 and 4 of the drawing is for illustrative purposes only and forms no part of the claimed design.

Non-Patent Citations
11989 Tread Design Guide, p. 174, Mod 1 Lug 416 Tire, second row down from top & second tire in from right side of page.
21989 Tread Design Guide, p. 181, Semperit Cyclop Steel M 232B tire, second run down from top & second tire in from left side of page.
3Bridgestone Asymetric Tires, Modern Tire Dealer, Feb. 1988, p. 46.
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US8047243Mar 12, 2008Nov 1, 2011The Goodyear Tire & Rubber CompanyReplacement tread for a truck racing tire
U.S. ClassificationD12/523