STATIC LOAD CONTACT PRESSURE PATTERNS UNDER AIRPLANE TIRES

THE LOAD TRANSMISSION DEVICE WAS USED TO DETERMINE THE LOAD DISTRIBUTION PATTERN UNDER AIRPLANE TIRES. THIS WAS FOUND TO BE APPROXIMATELY AN ELLIPSOID FOR RATED TIRE LOADS. METHODS ARE SHOWN FOR ESTIMATING CONTACT PRESSURES ON PLATES AND SUBGRADES. THE CONTACT PRESSURE PATTERN IS SHOWN FOR SELECTED TIRE LOADS AND TIRE PRESSURES. /AUTHOR/

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Vol 36, pp 233-239, 8 FIG, 1 TAB, 3 REF
  • Authors:
    • Lawton, W L
  • Publication Date: 1957

Media Info

  • Monograph Title: Proceedings of the Thirty-Sixth Annual Meeting of the Highway Research Board, Washington, D.C., January 7-11, 1957
  • Serial:

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00207349
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS, TRB
  • Created Date: May 22 1972 12:00AM