Accession Number : AD0164655

Title :   Filament-Wound, Toroidal Tire with Pneumatic Rim-Locking Tube.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Brewer,Howell K.

Report Date : 12 FEB 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : The patent relates to a closed membrane, toroidal tire having a cord reinforced rubber tube positioned within the tire casing, and inflatable for automatically urging the inner casing portion in the locking relation against the rim of an aircraft or other vehicular wheel on which it is mounted.

Descriptors :   *Tires, *Tire tubes, *Patents, Inflatable structures, Locking(Mechanics), Inflating, Filament wound construction

Subject Categories : Surface Transportation and Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE