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US20140060167 Tire Tread Gauge  
A compact, easy to use tire tread gauge has a window that displays an indication of the condition of an automobile tire and whether it needs to be replaced because of tread wear.
US20150183281 VALVE STEM FOR COUPLING A TPMS WHEEL UNIT TO A WHEEL RIM, TPMS WHEEL UNIT AND VALVE STEM ASSEMBLY AND INSTALLATION THEREOF  
A valve stem for coupling a TPMS wheel unit to a wheel rim, TPMS wheel unit and valve stem assembly and installation thereof are disclosed. The valve stem comprises a bulb, an inner tubular...
US20110005309 Tire Runout Gauge  
A runout gauge includes a stand (such as a tripod), and a gauge bar pivotally mounted on the stand. The gauge bar includes a wheel on its upper end positioned above the pivot for rollingly...
US20110113875 MASTER TIRE AND METHOD OF INSPECTING TIRE UNIFORMITY TESTER USING THE MASTER TIRE  
The present invention provides a master tire for inspecting the accuracy of a tire tester easily and securely. A master tire 100 according to the present invention is equipped with an upper-lower...
US20130006482 GUIDANCE SYSTEM FOR A MOBILE MACHINE  
A method is disclosed for determining a grade of a roadway bordered by a marker including a bottom that contacts the roadway, with a machine traveling on the roadway. A scanning device mounted on...
US20150032373 ROAD SURFACE MANAGEMENT SYSTEM  
A road surface management system is capable of detecting road surface conditions that tend to damage dump trucks and displaying the positions of such road surfaces. When the traveling speed of the...
US20110048121 MEASURING AND READING THE SIZE OF A PARAMETER OF A REMOTELY POSITIONED DEVICE  
A sensor-reader combination for measuring the size of a parameter of a device, the device and reader are postponed at a different physical position from each other. The measuring is done in a...
US20090151442 SENSOR OF TIRE PRESSURE MONITORING SYSTEM  
A tire pressure monitoring system sensor includes a body provided with an air inlet that provides fluid communication between the interior of the body and the interior of a tire. A pressure plate...
US20080184786 WHEEL SENSOR WITH VALVE  
A wheel sensor which is primarily located outside of a pneumatic tire includes a sensor for sensing one or more conditions within the pneumatic tire of a wheel and a connector configured to secure...
US20120085159 TIRE CARCASS CABLE DEPTH GAUGE AND METHOD OF USE  
A cable depth gauge and method for determining the depth of a cable embedded in a sidewall of a tire, the cable depth gauge comprising an elongate body having a proximal end and a distal end, the...
US20100058849 Method for the automatic identification of a type of vehicle on a test stand  
Disclosed is a method for automatically identifying a type of vehicle or a type of tire on a test stand. Said method comprises the following steps: a) predetermined parameters characterizing the...
US20150224832 TIRE PRESSURE MONITOR CAP  
The utility model provides a tire pressure monitor cap utilizing colors to indicate tire pressure. The tire pressure monitor cap comprises a transparent cover, an alarm bolt, a spring, a floating...
US20120137762 FLOATING MECHANISM LOADING VEHICLE PROVIDED WITH DOUBLE SHAFTS AND EIGHT WHEELS FOR PAVEMENT ACCELERATED LOADING TEST  
Disclosed is a floating mechanism loading vehicle provided with double shafts and eight wheels for pavement accelerated loading test. The floating mechanism loading vehicle comprises front and...
US20100269576 MEASURING TYRE PRESSURE  
This invention provides a valve stem (21) for a tyre. The valve stem (21) comprises at least one electrical circuit for measuring pressure within the tyre. The circuit comprises a capacitive...
US20100089139 WHEEL BASED SENSOR ASSEMBLY  
A wheel and sensor assembly includes a U-shaped bracket assembly mounting to and moving with a wheel assembly. One or more sensor device(s) such as camber angle and slip angle sensors mount to the...
US20140196530 Tyre Pressure Monitor  
A tyre pressure monitor for the paired wheels at one end of a vehicle axle in the form of a hub which bolts to the wheel using the wheel nuts. The hub contains a tyre pressure gauge for the inner...
US20080250852 ELECTRONIC UNIT FOR MEASURING OPERATING PARAMETERS OF A VEHICLE WHEEL  
An electronic unit for measuring operating parameters of a vehicle wheel, including an electronic module (1) and an inflation valve (2) comprising a body (6, 7) designed to extend through an...
US20130213125 TEST DEVICE FOR MEASURING LOADS SUPPORTED BY A TIRE  
The invention relates to a powered mobile test device for measuring loads supported by a running tire, said device being composed of a rigid frame carried by at least two carrying wheels to which...
US20140069180 RIM ASSEMBLY, TIRE TESTING MACHINE, AND RIM ASSEMBLY REPLACING METHOD  
To provide a rim assembly to which even a small tire can be mounted, a tire testing machine, and a rim assembly replacement method. The rim assembly having an upper rim and a lower rim in a pair...
US20050270148 Trailer tire monitoring system and method  
A trailer tire monitoring system and method is employed with a trailer having tires and being towed by a vehicle. The trailer tire monitoring system has tire sensor assemblies, each mounted in a...
US20090007648 Saw based tire pressure sensor valve adaptor  
A SAW based tyre pressure sensor assembly comprising a body having a tubular stud 1 formed on an end thereof which is engageable in an inflation tube formed in a tyre inflation valve 3 so as to...
US20130340516 FORMED FLANGE FOR PRESSURE MONITORING VALVE STEM MOUNT  
A valve stem for mounting and supporting a tire pressure monitoring assembly includes a flange formed after insertion into the wheel rim for preventing movement caused by forces generated during...
US20110296906 Piezoelectric Generator  
A piezoelectric generator includes a piezoelectric element, a spring element, a mass element, and at least one stop. The piezoelectric element, the spring element, and the mass element form a...
US20130333459 VALVE STEM FOR A WIRELESS TIRE PRESSURE DETECTOR  
A valve stem for a wireless tire pressure detector has a tube and a hollow and elastic mounting barrel. The tube has an inflating end, a connecting end, a lower flange, an upper flange and an...
US20150007644 TIRE TESTING MACHINE  
A tire testing machine of the present invention performs tests on a tire in a testing station, and prints a mark based on the test result in a predetermined mark position of the tire after...
US20140196529 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR SENSING AND MANAGING POTHOLE LOCATION AND POTHOLE CHARACTERISTICS  
The present invention provides a system and method for sensing and managing pothole locations and pothole characteristics. An additional aspect of the present invention is to provide a system that...
US20100089140 TIRE PRESSURE INFORMATION MONITORING SYSTEM  
A tire pressure information monitoring system includes a pressure sensor (24) for detecting air pressure within a tire, and a temperature sensor (25) for detecting temperature within the tire. The...
US20150007645 METHOD FOR TESTING THE RESISTANCE OF A TYRE TO PRESSURE LOSS  
A method for testing a punctured tyre's resistance to a loss in pressure includes: creating a plurality of punctures in a wall of the tyre by inserting a plurality of puncturing objects through...
US20150151593 TIRE MODULE WITH PIEZOELECTRIC TRANSDUCER  
A tire module and cover for attachment to a pneumatic tire for vehicles is disclosed. The tire module has a device for measuring and/or monitoring the air pressure in the tire, a transmitter, a...
US20120240673 WHEEL LOCK-UP, SKID INDICATOR  
A replaceable wheel lock-up indicator attaches to an outer edge of a rim of a wheel of a vehicle. The indicator has a mount for mounting the indicator to the outer edge and a neck for extending a...
US20060021426 Pressure sensor on tyre valve  
The invention relates to a pressure measuring module for a tyre (10) comprising an air pressure sensor (50) with an air inlet (51), an intermediate base (40) and a valve (30). It is characterised...
US20120144910 METHOD FOR PREDICTING A PHYSICAL INTERACTION EFFECT BETWEEN A TYRE AND A SURFACE COURSE  
In a method for predicting at least one physical interaction effect between a tyre and a pavement, a real profile of the pavement is charted, and the real profile is sectioned into several strata...
US20080202659 PUSH IN TIRE VALVE STEM  
A tire pressure monitoring assembly includes a sensor secured to a valve stem secured within a wheel rim. The sensor is secured to the valve stem with a push on clip. The valve stem includes two...
US20090013773 Transmission System For Tire State Quantities  
A transmission device for motor vehicles for transmitting signals about tire condition variables from a wheel to an electronic evaluating or control unit arranged in the area of the vehicle body,...
US20080140276 Method For Indirect Tire Pressure Monitoring  
Disclosed is a method of indirect tire pressure monitoring. The method includes: learning test variables (DIAG, SIDE, AXLE), which describe the rotational movements of the wheels; determining...
US20050268706 System for monitoring the state of a tyre  
A method and device for monitoring the tire state at the driven wheels of a motor vehicle, in which angular motions of the driven wheels are measured and variables, which are a function of...
US20110166825 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR DETERMINING THE MILEAGE OF A TIRE  
A method and an apparatus for determining the mileage of a tire, include measuring a first current mileage over a limited period a first time, measuring a second current mileage over a limited...
US20110185802 ARRANGEMENT FOR DETERMINING THE PRESSURE IN AN UNDERCARRIAGE TYRE OF AN AIRCRAFT  
The subject matter of the invention is an arrangement for determining the pressure in an undercarriage tyre of an aircraft, which arrangement has a measurement matrix (1) with a plurality of load...
US20060266105 Wheel balancer system with automatic wheel clamping and wheel centering  
A vehicle wheel balancer system with a controlled centering chuck for automatically centering a wheel assembly about a balancer spindle shaft, and a powered clamping device configured to provide a...
US20130081457 Attachment Patch for Mounting Various Devices  
A tire monitor assembly includes a rubber ply having a first side affixable to an interior surface of a tire. A pedestal extends from a second side of the rubber ply, wherein the pedestal has a...
US20150143886 TIRE SIDEWALL CRACK INSPECTION TOOL AND METHOD OF USE  
A method of determining crack condition on a sidewall of a tire uses a crack detection tool having a lens on a housing, and a transparent reticle on the housing at the focal plane of the lens. A...
US20110154894 Method of Estimating the Transverse Grip of a Pair of Tires by Comparative Analysis  
A method of estimating the transverse grip of a pair of tires intended to equip a two-wheeled vehicle by comparative analysis against another pair of tires. The tires are mounted on the vehicle in...
US20110226050 RIM MOUNTING DEVICE FOR TIRE TESTING DEVICE, MAGNET MOUNTING METHOD, RIM REPLACING DEVICE AND TIRE TESTING DEVICE  
A rim mounting device configured in such a manner that, even if a permanent magnet breaks due to impact produced during mounting thereof by magnetic attraction, the rim mounting device can be...
US20090229358 ACTIVE AND ADAPTIVE TIRE SYSTEMS  
An active and adaptive tire system is disclosed. The active and adaptive tire system comprises a tire and an active material configured to alter at least one characteristic of the tire in response...
US20120031179 TIRE UNIFORMITY THROUGH DISPERSION OPTIMIZATION  
A system and related method for improving tire uniformity includes providing at least one set of test tires constructed with one or more process elements provided at known relative angular...
US20080251177 Method for Operating a Tire Inflation System of a Motor Vehicle and Tire Inflation System  
A tire inflation system of a motor vehicle comprises a compression device, a pressure accumulator from which inflation lines lead via an inflation valve and control lines lead via a control valve...
US20070251310 Method of confirming a pressure alert in a pressure-monitoring system  
A vehicle's tire pressure is monitored such that an actual pressure (Pm) measured within the tire is compared to a set pressure (PcTm) which has been corrected for the measured value of the...
US20130124172 TIRE PERFORMANCE PREDICTION METHOD AND METHOD OF DESIGNING TIRE  
Disclosed is a method for predicting tire performance in which a tire model, which comprises a tread pattern capable of imparting deformation by means of ground contact and/or transfer, and a snow...
US20150027215 TIRE TESTING MACHINE  
In order to improve general versatility that allows a user of a tire testing machine for testing a tire to flexibly change the contents of tests, a control mechanism for the tire testing machine...
US20150217606 Wireless Sensor for Sensing Temperature and Pressure within Dual Passage  
Disclosed is a wireless sensor for sensing temperature and pressure within a dual passage shell. The wireless sensor comprises a dual passage shell, an intake valve, an exhaust valve, a power...