04830693 is referenced by 13 patents and cites 9 patents.

A method and apparatus for forming a tire in which an inner circumference of a tire carcass is wrapped around a tire bead by being grasped by an expanding air bladder against a stopper plate. The stopper plate, with the bladder still inflated is raised relative to the bead and main tire carcass and then moved into the annular portion of the tire carcass to encase the bead.

Title
Method for forming a tire around a bead
Application Number
6/928089
Publication Number
4830693
Application Date
November 7, 1986
Publication Date
May 16, 1989
Inventor
Shoji Takahashi
Tokyo
JP
Masami Adachi
Tokyo
JP
Masaharu Sumiuchi
Tokyo
JP
Kunio Tajima
Tokyo
JP
Yukitaka Okafuji
Tokyo
JP
Agent
Sughrue Mion Zinn Macpeak & Seas
Assignee
Bridgestone Corporation
JP
IPC
B29D 30/32
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