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Mallory Edwin E, Bryant Emerson C: Tire building apparatus for building tires. National Standard Company, Johnson Dienner Emrich Verbeck & Wagner, September 3, 1974: US3833445 (34 worldwide citation)

A tire building apparatus about which tire carcass material is laid for formation of the tire carcass material into substantially the form of a completed tire in which the tire beads lie axially inwardly of the circular inner end portions of the sidewall portions of the tire carcass material, in whi ...


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Toshinori Yabe: Tire building apparatus. Bridgestone Tire Company, Cushman Darby & Cushman, February 26, 1980: US04190482 (29 worldwide citation)

A tire building apparatus comprises in combination: a tire building drum including a cylindrical tire building drum body formed radially contactable and rotatable around a rotary axis thereof, and a pair of bead applying mechanism disposed in close proximity of both axial ends of the tire building d ...


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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 ...


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Earl F Loeffler, Harley P Weyand Jr: Method and apparatus for building a tire. The Firestone Tire & Rubber Company, February 9, 1982: US04314864 (17 worldwide citation)

The present invention discloses a tire building apparatus (10) and preferred method for building a tire. The apparatus includes a longitudinally movable carriage (12), a guideway (20) for the longitudinal movement of the carriage, a headstock (14) mounted on the carriage, a tire assembly drum (11) h ...


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Kubinski Donald C: Tire building apparatus. The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, Brunner F W, Washburn R S, September 9, 1975: US3904471 (14 worldwide citation)

Tire building apparatus for applying narrow strip, such as a chipper, a chafer, or the like on a tire carcass supported on a building drum. An applying wheel pressed against the carcass to roll thereon transfers the strip from a guide palm. When about three-fourths of the desired circumferential len ...


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Edwin E Mallory: Tire building apparatus. National Standard Company, Johnson Dienner Emrich & Wagner, February 8, 1977: US04007081 (14 worldwide citation)

Tire building apparatus including an intermediate radially expandable drum. Fluid pressure operated means are provided for effecting at least partial actuation of expanding and contracting means for the drum, and centering means are provided for maintaining the transverse center plane of the drum in ...


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Jean Rene Leblond, Guy Emile Danneels, Jean Armand Biet: Tire building apparatus and method. Uniroyal, Jay L Chaskin, November 9, 1976: US03990931 (13 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and method in which a radially and axially expandable and contractable tire building drum is used in a single-stage building of a pneumatic tire carcass, particularly tire carcasses for heavy service. The essential parts of the tire are applied and the manufacturing steps are accomplish ...


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Mallory Edwin E: Tire building apparatus of building tires. National Standard Company, Johnson Dienner Emrich Verbeck & Wagner, September 3, 1974: US3833444 (12 worldwide citation)

A tire building apparatus having an expandable drum defined by a plurality of circumferentially arranged deck segments each comprising a plurality of peripherally extending support members movable radially and circumferentially relative to each other to provide supporting surfaces of different radii ...


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Georges Schmit: Bladder for tire building apparatus and method of making the same. The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, F W Brunner, R S Washburn, November 9, 1976: US03990930 (12 worldwide citation)

A bladder for use in conjunction with a tire building drum, said bladder having cords extending substantially parallel to the rotational axis of the bladder and including two belt plies of square woven fabric extending circumferentially about the bladder. The bladder is manufactured by first providi ...


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Claude Mullender: Tire building apparatus. The B F Goodrich Company, Joseph Januszkiewicz, August 16, 1983: US04398988 (12 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for automatic applying a predetermined length of ply stock onto a tire building drum wherein the ply stock is unwound from a supply source, conveyed in an untensioned condition on a conveyor means, cut to length and the delivered to a tire building drum. The cut stock is then wrapped in ...