TITLE

Measuring rate of tread wear in radial tires

AUTHOR(S)
Brico, Jean-Claude
PUB. DATE
July 2007
SOURCE
Rubber & Plastics News;7/23/2007, Vol. 36 Issue 26, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on measuring the rate of tread wear in radial tires. It is posed that areas of tread that are more worn than others in radial tires have differing causes and can be traced to excessive utilization, like vehicle alignment, camber under inflation, overload and brake lock. Added to this is the separation between reinforcing steel belts in radial tires.
ACCESSION #
25940892

 

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