belted radial tire


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  • steel belted radial tire — A radial tire with belts of steel to provide both protection and longevity …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • belted-bias tire — ¦ ̷ ̷  ̷ ̷ ¦ ̷ ̷  ̷ ̷ noun : bias belted tire herein * * * /bel tid buy euhs/ a motor vehicle tire of the same construction as a bias ply tire but with an added belt of steel or a strong synthetic material under the tread. Also called bias belted …   Useful english dictionary

  • belted-bias tire — /bel tid buy euhs/ a motor vehicle tire of the same construction as a bias ply tire but with an added belt of steel or a strong synthetic material under the tread. Also called bias belted tire. Cf. belted tire, radial tire. [1965 70] * * * …   Universalium

  • belted bias tire — A tire which uses both cross ply and radial ply patterns with added belts (such as used on radial ply tires) on diagonal body plies (as in cross ply tires). As a result the tire has stiffer sidewalls than tires with just straight radial plies …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • radial tire — A type of tire construction which has the main carcass plies or cords which run at right angles to the bead and parallel to the radius. By itself, this construction is very weak because when the bias angle is smaller, the structure is stiff.… …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • Radial tire — A cross section of a tire. Number 12 indicates the radial ply. Numbers 14 and 16 are bias plies. A radial tire (more properly, a radial ply tire) is a particular design of automotive tire (in British English, tyre). In this design, the cord plies …   Wikipedia

  • steel belted radial: (SBR) — A radial tire with belts of steel to provide both protection and longevity …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • tire — tire1 /tuyeur/, v., tired, tiring, n. v.t. 1. to reduce or exhaust the strength of, as by exertion; make weary; fatigue: The long walk tired him. 2. to exhaust the interest, patience, etc., of; make weary; bore: Your stories tire me. v.i. 3. to… …   Universalium

  • tire — The rubber part of the wheel which contacts the ground. The construction can be bias plybias belted or radial. The plies are made of rayon, nylon, and polyester. Belting can be fiberglass steel, or kevlar. The rest of the tire is hard rubber. See …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • tire — Synonyms and related words: annoy, apparel, array, attire, balloon tire, be infinitely repetitive, be tedious, beat, bedeck, bedrape, belted bias tire, belted radial tire, bias tire, blow, bore, bother, break down, bundle up, burden, burn out,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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