Bridgestone Introduces Air-Free Concept Tyres
A feature of these tyres is, they have spokes with a special curve arranged in an interlacing fashion. http://www.national.co.uk/press-releases/123/bridgestone-announces-developm ent-of-non-pneumatic--airless--concept-tyre/ http://www.national.co.uk/branch-513-Blackburn.aspx 67 King Street Blackburn BB2 2DH This enables them to flex effectively without twisting, and behave just like ordinary tyres, without producing a horizontal force.
Tire Shake Shootout (or when the shakers came to town)
A studie in deformation of dragrace tires in Slowmotion at 300 and 600fps 1/10 and 1/20 of realtime (at Cramonats in Malmoe, Sweden 2010-05-28 Camera is a Casio EX F1 http://www.exilim.eu/euro/exilimhighspeed/exf1/specifications/ Music: Rev Up. Artist: Manuel and the Renegades
pewag tire/tyre protection chains in hot slag operation
http://www.pewag.com/ pewag tire/tyre protection chains Very high temperatures, liquid steel slag, large and solid scrap pieces, concrete driveways, etc. mean toughest working conditions. pewag's successful answer: reinforced, highly wear resistant and customized chain designs.