Accession Number : AD0163544

Title :   Run-Flat Combat Tire.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Wynbelt,Walter P.

Report Date : 11 MAY 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : To provide an improved military run-flat combat tire, a conventional tubular tire casing is equipped with a smaller diameter, pressureless, filament wound, reinforced fiberglass toroid capable of supporting the vehicle at relatively high sustained speeds after the tubeless tire has been punctured.

Descriptors :   (*TIRES, *PATENTS), GLASS TEXTILES, REINFORCED PLASTICS, FILAMENT WOUND CONSTRUCTION, VEHICLES, MILITARY TRANSPORTATION

Subject Categories : Surface Transportation and Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE