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