Accession Number:

AD0698036

Title:

GLASS FIBER REINFORCED PLASTIC PRESSURELESS TIRE

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

OWENS-CORNING FIBERGLAS CORP GRANVILLEOH TECHNICAL CENTER

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1969-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

70.0

Abstract:

A process was developed to produce a preliminary model of a 7.00 x 16 glass fiber reinforced plastic pressureless tire by filament winding. Several tire configurations were wound, and tested statically and dynamically on an indoor wheel. According to the author, the feasibility of this type of tire was demonstrated.

Subject Categories:

  • Laminates and Composite Materials
  • Surface Transportation and Equipment

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE