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):

Report Date:

1971-05-11

Pagination or Media Count:

4.0

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.

Subject Categories:

  • Surface Transportation and Equipment

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE