bias-belted tire
noun Date: 1968 a pneumatic tire with a belt (as of steel or fiberglass) to help prevent punctures that is under the tread and on top of the plies of cords which form the tire's carcass and which are set diagonally to the center line of the tread

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  • bias-belted tire — ¦ ̷ ̷  ̷ ̷ ¦ ̷ ̷  ̷ ̷ noun : a pneumatic tire with a belt (as of steel or fiber glass) around the tire under the tread and on top of the ply cords set diagonally to the center line of the tread * * * /buy euhs bel tid/. See belted bias tire …   Useful english dictionary

  • bias-belted tire — /buy euhs bel tid/. See belted bias tire. * * * …   Universalium

  • bias belted tire — A type of tire construction in which there are bias plies as well as a belt of steel or synthetic (rayon, nylon, or fiberglass) cords between the carcass and the tread. The belt overlaps the bias plies and wraps around the circumference. The… …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • belted tire — A tire with a stabilizing belt of two or more plies of steel, fiberglass, etc., running circumferentially around the tire between the carcass and the tread rubber. The carcass can be either radial or bias ply. See bias belted tire …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • Bias-belted — Die Artikel Profiltiefenmessung und Autoreifen überschneiden sich thematisch. Hilf mit, die Artikel besser voneinander abzugrenzen oder zu vereinigen. Beteilige dich dazu an der Diskussion über diese Überschneidungen. Bitte entferne diesen… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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 — This article is about tires used on road vehicles, including pneumatic tires and solid tires. For railroad tires, see railway tires. For other uses, see tire (disambiguation) or tyre.Tires, or tyres (in American and British English, respectively) …   Wikipedia

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