Accession Number : ADD000904

Title :   Vehicle Wheel Suspension.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Edwards,Theodoric B

Report Date : 15 Dec 1964

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : The invention relates to improvements in land vehicle propulsion, in amphibious vehicle propulsion, and in support wheels. More particularly, this invention relates to vehicle wheels which have torsion support means supporting the wheel rim from within, and a coupling to transmit torque from the hub to the rim. These systems are adapted to use with individual driving electric motors.

Descriptors :   *Vehicle wheels, *Suspension devices, *Patents, Torsion bars, Linkages, Electric motors, Drives

Subject Categories : Surface Transportation and Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE