04747904 is referenced by 8 patents and cites 11 patents.

In a cylindrical tire forming member building method or apparatus, after the front end portion of a belt-shaped material is pressed against the drum, the belt-shaped material is wound on the drum while being centered, and with the central portion of the rear end portion of the belt-shaped material pressed against the drum with a robot hand, both edge portions of the rear end portion of the belt-shaped material are elongated longitudinally and pressed against the drum with the robot hand, so tha front and rear ends of the belt-shaped material are butt-joined without forming a gap therebetween or without being overlapped.

Title
Cylindrical tire forming member manufacturing apparatus
Application Number
7/35535
Publication Number
4747904
Application Date
April 7, 1987
Publication Date
May 31, 1988
Inventor
Taizo Ito
Tokyo
JP
Hidetoshi Kimura
Tokyo
JP
Makoto Yamamoto
Tokyo
JP
Kouji Okuyama
Tokyo
JP
Agent
Sughrue Mion Zinn Macpeak and Seas
Assignee
Bridgestone Corporation
JP
IPC
B29D 30/18
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