Colored Wear Indicator For Tires

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The following patent is currently for sale by the inventor. If you are interested in making an offer or would like more information please contact the attorney at the numbers listed on the bottom of this page.

U.S. Patent : Pending

Inventor : Timothy Hudak

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As attorney for the inventor of the innovative Colored Wear Indicator For Tires we are currently seeking manufacturing companies to license, purchase patent rights or enter into a royalty agreement for this timely invention. Interested parties can reach the attorney at the contact numbers listed at the bottom of this page.

The colored wear indicator is comprised of a material placed within or between the tread of the tire having a color opposed to the body of the tire. Additionally, the wear indicator may be comprised of a second color opposed to the first color indicating that the tires pose a severe danger through continued use. A plurality of layers is provided to show increased danger as the wear becomes greater.

Objects of the present invention:

  • to provide a wear indicator for a tire

  • to provide a wear indicator that functions as a time indicator

  • to provide a wear indicator comprised of a material having a color opposed to the color of the tire

  • to provide a wear indicator that is contained within or between the tread of the tire

  • to provide a wear indicator having a shape that increases in size as the tread decreases in height

The following pictures are meant to display possible physical characteristics of the present invention and are not to be taken in a limiting sense. It is understood that other embodiments may be utilized and that structural changes may be made without departing from the scope of the invention.


LIST OF REFERENCE NUMERALS
10 present invention 22 wear layer
12 vehicle24 wear layer
14 tire 26 tread
16 hazardous indicator layer28 groove
18 upper wear layer 30 base
20 wear layer

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FIGURE 1

Figure 1 is an illustrative view of the present invention in use on an automobile.

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FIGURE 2

Figure 2 is an illustrative view of the present invention in use on truck tires.

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FIGURE 3

Figure 3 is an illustrative view of the present invention.

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FIGURE 4

Figure 4 is an illustrative view of the present invention in use.

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FIGURE 5

Figure 5 is a cutaway perspective view of the invention.

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FIGURE 6

Figure 6 is a sectional view of the invention.

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FIGURE 7

Figure 7 is a sectional view of the present invention located within the tire tread groove.

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FIGURE 8

Figure 8 is an alternate view of the invention located within the tire rubber.

If you are interested in licensing, purchasing the rights to the above invention or entering into a royalty agreement please contact the office of Michael I. Kroll as follows:

Michael I. Kroll
80 Skyline Drive, Suite 304
Plainview, New York 11803
Tel. #: 800-367-7774
Tel. #: 516-367-7777
Fax #: 800-367-7999
Fax #: 516-802-0510
E-Mail patent@invention.net

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