Appleby Paul E, Folden Denver C, Kubinski Donald C: Tire building apparatus. The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, Brunner F W, Washburn R S, January 8, 1974: US3784437 (23 worldwide citation)

A tire building apparatus having an expandable-collapsible drum for which an elastic tubular membrane forms the drum surface, and a pair of annular members disposed for radial and axial movement on and relative to a pair of rigid axially movable end members cooperable with the membrane to expand the ...

Appleby Paul E, Folden Denver C, Riggs Robert S: Tire-building drum. The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, February 22, 1972: US3644162 (21 worldwide citation)

A tire-building drum of the collapsible type having a plurality of segments which, in the expanded condition of the drum, collectively form a tire-building surface. Radial movement of the segments between the expanded and collapsed condition of the drum is controlled by two sets of links one of whic ...

Appleby Paul E, Folden Denver C, Stalter Joseph F Jr, Swanson Harry R: Carcasse de pneumatique, Tire carcass assembly. The Goodyear Tire &Amp Rubber Company, SIM & MCBURNEY, February 8, 1983: CA1140844

TIRE CARCASS ASSEMBLY Abstract of the Disclosure Method and apparatus for assembling a tire carcasscomprising a precarcass band and a pair of inextensiblebead rings. me band is built and consolidated on aform having a rigid cylindrical surface. me band in-cludes at least one cord or wire-reinforced ...