04105487 is referenced by 23 patents and cites 11 patents.

This invention is concerned with a process of and an apparatus for producing green tires, in which a green case shaped on a tire band building drum is transferred onto a tire building drum by a transfer ring mechanism and an inextensible endless belt built on a belt building drum is also transferred and applied onto the green case, deformed into a toroidal form on the tire building drum, by the transfer ring mechanism. The transfer ring mechanism serves to hold and release the green case and the endless belt and has such a construction to be movable along the axes of the tire band building drum, the tire building drum and the belt building drum.

Title
Process of and an apparatus for producing green tires
Application Number
5/753496
Publication Number
4105487
Application Date
December 22, 1976
Publication Date
August 8, 1978
Inventor
Shoji Takahashi
Kodaira
JP
Toshinori Yabe
Kodaira
JP
Tatuo Oojimi
Kodaira
JP
Masayoshi Suzuki
Higashiyamato
JP
Agent
Cushman Darby & Cushman
Assignee
Bridgestone Tire Company
JP
IPC
B29H 17/14
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